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Icelights: Answers to your burning questions about ice and climate
What's hot in the news around climate and sea ice and what are scientists talking about now? Read more...
What is the Cryosphere?
When scientists talk about the cryosphere, they mean the places on Earth where water is in its solid form, frozen into ice or snow. Read more ...
NSIDC's Icebergs and Ice Shelves Glossary: General and scientific terms related to icebergs and ice shelves
Quick Facts on Ice Shelves: Find basic information on ice shelves.
Larsen B Ice Shelf Collapse Satellite Image Series: A movie of the ice shelf collapse
Wilkins Ice Shelf Breakup Events: Status of the Wilkins Ice Shelf