Photo Friday: Disney Princesses Grow Up to be Earth Scientists

6 July 2018, by

This week’s Photo Friday showcases some of our favorite Disney princesses depicted as earth and environmental scientists, including a glaciologist!

Film ‘Arctic’ Shot on an Icelandic Glacier

3 July 2018, by

The new movie “Arctic,” set on a glacier, premiered at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival in France.

Photo Friday: Japanese Glacier Manga

8 June 2018, by

A highly anticipated new French volume of a 2015 comic book by Japanese graphic artist Yuichi Yokoyama is due to debut in September 2018 and features a fantasy country with glaciers.

Photo Friday: Capturing the Glaciers of the Rockies

18 May 2018, by

Garrett Fisher, writer, photographer, and adventurer, set out to capture the last remaining glaciers of the Rockies. This Photo Friday, view some sample images of his work from his website.

Roundup: Project Trumpmore, Yak Herders, & the 2018 St Andrews Prize

7 May 2018, by

For this week’s Roundup, learn about a new glacier art project involving carving President Trump’s face onto a melting iceberg, Bhutanese yak herders’ perspective of climate change, and the Mountain Institute, Peru, winning the St Andrews Prize for the Environment 2018.

‘Fire & Ice on the Mountain’: A Conversation with the Filmmakers

2 May 2018, by

GlacierHub had the opportunity to interview Bill Gentile and Karsten Paerregaard about the short documentary film, “Fire and Ice on the Mountain.” The film investigates the connections between religion and climate change in Peru.

A Woman’s Place Is at the Top: Interview with Hannah Kimberley

12 April 2018, by

Annie Smith Peck, born in 1850, was a mountaineer, an educator, and a suffragist, who broke many glass ceilings during her lifetime, including becoming the first woman to conquer Mt. Huascarán. In her latest biography, “A Woman’s Place Is at the Top,” author Hannah Kimberley explores the life of Annie Smith Peck and her efforts to overcome the barriers of gender inequality.

Fox’s Glacier Mints (Source: Fox’s Glaciers/Twitter)

Fox’s Glacier Mints Celebrates its 100th Anniversary

11 April 2018, by

What are some similarities between a glacier and a mint? They are both refreshing and cool. Cleverly naming their transparent mint candy, Fox celebrates the 100th anniversary of their famous “Fox’s Glacier Mints.”

Video of the Week: Shedding Light on Glaciers

4 April 2018, by

This week, journey to New Zealand’s largest glacier to shine a light on the impact of climate change on glaciers.

Photo Friday: Vanishing Glaciers by Project Pressure

30 March 2018, by

This Photo Friday, view images from “Vanishing Glaciers by Project Pressure,” a touring photographic exhibition being exhibited this week at the Jockey Club Museum of Climate Change in Hong Kong.

Glacial Melting Isn’t Someone Else’s Problem

21 March 2018, by

This work written by Dana J. Graef first appeared last month on SAPIENS. As many glaciers throughout the world are retreating at faster rates, they have become powerful symbols of global warming. But glacial retreat is still an abstract idea for many people, which makes it easy to ignore. What tough questions should we be asking ourselves?

Artist Diane Burko Shows Us Our World, and It’s Vanishing

20 March 2018, by

An upcoming exhibition at the Rowan University Art Gallery in Glassboro, New Jersey, will feature large-scale paintings and photographs that offer a striking look into the contrasting world of beauty and despair. Artist Diane Burko will have her work on display until April 21, 2018.