Glaciarium – A New Museum Dedicated to Patagonian Glaciers Opens in Argentina
“Designed as an environment that promotes knowledge and awakens the senses, Glaciarium seeks to emotionally move the visitor through noble visual and narrative resources . . .” Read More, here.
Calving Glaciers causing “Ice Quakes”
Analysts at the Alaska Earthquake Center discovered that calving glaciers cam cause seismic readings of earthquakes. Read more, here.
New International Workshop on Ice Caves published by the National Cave and Karst Research Institute
“International experts discuss ongoing research efforts and promote global cooperation in ice cave science and management. The 97-page proceedings of the 6th IWIC contain 20 high quality papers and abstracts that cover ice caves and glacier caves eight countries, three continents, and some extraterrestrial bodies. Topics include modeling, measuring, and monitoring of ice and glacier cave processes, microclimates, and cave ice, as well as the effects of climate change.” Read the report here.