Photo of the Calluqueo glacier

Photo Friday: Traversing the Chilean Andes by Bicycle

27 April 2018, by

This Photo Friday, traverse the glaciers of the Chilean Andes with Marcos Cole, a Chilean geographer and mountain guide.

Photo Friday: A Visit to Sajama, Bolivia

20 April 2018, by

This Photo Friday, journey to Sajama, Bolivia, through photos taken by Karina Yager, a professor at the School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences at Stony Brook University.

Photo Friday: NASA’s Renewed Operation IceBridge

13 April 2018, by

This Photo Friday, embark on a journey with NASA’s Operation IceBridge mission through recent aerial images of the current state of Greenland’s glaciers, ice sheets and sea ice.

Hard Life by Susheel Shrestha

Photo Friday: The First Annual ‘Mountain Prize’ Award

6 April 2018, by

This Photo Friday, take a peak at photos from the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)’s contest winners and finalists. ICIMOD will confer its first-ever Mountain Prize award this year.

Avalanche Strikes Near Russian Glacier

3 April 2018, by

  The rust-colored snow on the glaciated peak of Mount Elbrus in the Russian Caucasus unveiled its bright white interior when it came tumbling down the mountain toward a ski resort parking lot on March 24. Most snowstorms in this region do not lead to avalanches. The trigger in this case was the accumulation of […]

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.

Image of Mining Truck on the Glacier Highway en route to Brucejack Mine (Source: Nolan/Instagram)

Photo Friday: Brucejack Mine Sacrifices Glaciers for Gold

23 March 2018, by

Gold mining is a booming industry and is usually conducted at remote locations, sometimes near glaciers. Brucejack Mine has located its facilities deep within the Brucejack Peaks, creating roads and transmission lines that cut through the Knipple Glacier.

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.

IPCC Lead Authors Hike Up to Antisana Glacier in Ecuador

16 March 2018, by

An Ecuadorian glaciologist, Bolívar Cáceres, led a group of IPCC authors on a hike up to Antisana Glacier. They saw páramo wetlands and an automated weather station, and got to explore the glacier itself.

Photo Friday: Exploring the Possibility of Glaciers in Wakanda

9 March 2018, by

The newest addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, “Black Panther,” is set in the fictional Eastern African nation of Wakanda, which contains their exclusive metal vibranium, but does it contain glaciers?

Photo Friday: Glacier Drone Photography

2 March 2018, by

With improved drone technology, photographers are capturing unique aerial imagery of various landscapes including glaciers. Take a look at some exceptional glacier images taken by photographer Andrew Studer using drones.

Photo Friday: Studying Glacier Debris in the Himalayas

23 February 2018, by

This Photo Friday view photos from the Ngozumpa glacier in the Khumbu region of Nepal and describes how debris can influence glaciers.