Photo Friday: Alaska’s Arrigetch Glaciers

23 August 2019, by

Our weekly Photo Friday offers views of Alaska’s Arrigetch Glaciers, which are located within the vast and rugged Gates of the Arctic National Park.

Photo Friday: The Power of Stories by the Global Oneness Project

16 August 2019, by

The Global Oneness Project believes that stories play a very important role in education. This nonprofit provides lesson plans, images, films, and other educational resources for free, with a goal to connect people through stories on issues such as climate change, food scarcity, and migration.

Photo Friday: Aerial Images of Norway

9 August 2019, by

This week’s Photo Friday features scenic, aerial images from Geirangerfjord, Norway. Fjords are long, narrow inlets of the sea, situated between mountainous coastline on either side.

Photo Friday: Images of Europe’s July Heat Wave

2 August 2019, by

National, high-temperature records fell in Great Britain, Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, and Luxembourg last month. The high pressure system that brought about the record heat is now causing widespread melting of Greenland’s ice sheet.

Photo Friday: Glacier Melt in Bolivia Exacerbates the Nation’s Water Crisis

26 July 2019, by

Photographer James Whitlow Delano, founder of the popular Instagram channel @everydayclimatechange, highlights the role glaciers play in rural Bolivian life—and how their unfolding disappearance is driving migration and economic decline.

Photo Friday: The Melting of Alaska’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.