Photo Friday: The Melting of Canada’s Excelsior Glacier

19 July 2019, by

A local resort has captured the dramatic change of Excelsior Glacier from 2016 to 2019.

Photo Friday: The Summertime Lure of the World’s Iconic Glaciers

12 July 2019, by

Glaciers lie on each of the world’s seven large landmasses, meaning, while they’re often located in relatively remote areas, one needn’t travel to the polar regions to observe the remnants of the last Ice Age—which makes them a popular vacation draw.

Dispatch From the Cryosphere: Amid the Glaciers of Antarctica and Chile

10 July 2019, by

Glacier researcher Kate Cullen spent the early months of 2019 visiting the glaciated landscapes of Antarctica and Chile, where an observer can find beauty as well as signs of a cryosphere in crisis.

Photo Friday: Jostedal Glacier—Europe’s Largest Glacier

28 June 2019, by

This week’s Photo Friday highlights Jostedal Glacier’s scenic landscape. Jostedal Glacier is mainland Europe’s largest glacier.

Photo Friday: New Zealand’s Fox Glacier

21 June 2019, by

This week’s Photo Friday features Fox Glacier, one of New Zealand’s most famous and dynamic glaciers.

Photo Friday: The Sentinel and Landsat Images of Pierre Markuse

14 June 2019, by

Pierre Markuse processes images of glaciers taken by European Space Agency and NASA satellites, which offer an opportunity to admire—and lament—the state of Earth’s cryosphere.

Photo Friday: Nelly Elagina’s View of Mount Elbrus

7 June 2019, by

A glacier researcher from the Russian Academy of Sciences’ Institute of Geography captures the beauty of the European continent’s tallest peak.

Photo Friday: Fi Bunn’s Alpine Images

17 May 2019, by

Photographer Fi Bunn discusses the allure of alpine settings that makes her return again and again to capture the peaks of southern Switzerland.

Photo Friday: US Glaciers Seen from Space

10 May 2019, by

Orbiting at an altitude of 250 miles, the International Space Station provides a spectacular vantage point from which NASA astronauts can capture images of the nation’s glaciers.

Photographing Transformation and Ethnographic Predicaments in Nepal’s Himalaya

8 May 2019, by

Pasang Yangjee Sherpa reflects on a photo exhibition hosted by the University of British Columbia highlighting a variety of transformations underway in Nepal.

Illustrating the Adventures of German Naturalist Alexander von Humboldt

7 May 2019, by

Lillian Melcher tells GlacierHub about her approach to illustrating a new graphic novel that depicts the travels and discoveries of the influential scientist.

Photo Friday: New Zealand’s Tasman Glacier

26 April 2019, by

The glacier is quickly retreating, but the Tasman Glacier still draws a crowd. A honeymooning couple share their visit to the Southern Alps.