The immense earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25 has triggered unimaginable devastation. Its impacts loom large as rescue and relief efforts reach more remote and mountainous areas in the country. Upper Mustang is one of the areas that relief efforts are tightly focused on....Read More
On the morning of Sunday 28 June, an earthquake in India caused a Glacial Lake Outburst Flood in northern Bhutan. Local residents alerted officials, who activated warning systems and ordered evacuations downstream. Rivers rose to high levels, but no fatalities occurred. By...Read More
GlacierHub is approaching its one-year anniversary on Wednesday 7 July. Over the past year, we had over 45000 visitors and up to 500 subscribers to our newsletters, as well as 250 followers on our Facebook page. We are grateful to all our readers for loving glaciers and...Read More
The relationship between surface winds and glacial melt is more complex than previously thought, according to an article in the journal, Boundary-Layer Meteorology, which used new data collecting techniques. The report by Maxime Litt, Jean-Emmanuel Sicart, and Patrick Wagnon,...Read More
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