Photo Friday: Illustrators Remember COP24

21 December 2018, by

This Photo Friday, view several cartoons referencing COP24, or the 24th meeting of the “Conference of Parties,” brought together by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). COP24 recently took place in Katowice, Poland, from 2-14 December.

Photo Friday: Ice Collapse at Argentina Glacier

14 December 2018, by

This Photo Friday, take a look at the Glaciar Perito Moreno, where ice collapse has become a spectacle.

Photo Friday: Glacier Foliation

7 December 2018, by

This week’s Photo Friday features foliation, the layering structure common to most glaciers. Caused by stress and deformation as a glacier grinds over uneven terrain, foliation is made visible by minute differences in ice types.

Photo Friday: Mount Baker from Puget Sound

30 November 2018, by

This Friday, check out some photos of Mount Baker, a glaciated peak in the North Cascades. They were taken from San Juan Islands in Puget Sound. Very few glaciated peaks are actually visible from islands in the ocean.

Photo Friday: Flora Biodiversity in the Carabaya Mountains

23 November 2018, by

The Carabaya Mountains are home to over 506 vascular plant species. View some photos of these unique plants here.

Photo Friday: Finding Glaciers in Alaska

16 November 2018, by

This Photo Friday features pictures of glaciers captured during a trip to Alaska by GlacierHub writer, Jasmine Gill.

Photo Friday: Exhibiting The Icebergs

2 November 2018, by

This Photo Friday features “The Icebergs,” painted by Frederic Edwin Church in 1861, on permanent display at the Dallas Museum of Art.

Photo Friday: Glaciers in the Canton of Valais

26 October 2018, by

This Photo Friday, view images from the canton of Valais in Switzerland, where ten of the 12 highest summits in the Alps are located. Alpine photographer Fiona Bunn’s latest 2019 alpine calendar includes many of these 4,000-meter peaks found in Valais.

Photo Friday: An Antique Bicycle Emerges from Melting Italian Glacier

19 October 2018, by

An antique bicycle showed up after Rotmoosferner Glacier in the Ötztal region of the Italian Alps melted at 3,000 meters.

A Collaboration on Mustang, Nepal: Capturing Its Culture and History in Black and White

16 October 2018, by

A new collaboration on Mustang, Nepal, displays artistic and antiqued photographs juxtaposed with poetic and evocative text.

Photo Friday: Along the Copper River Highway

12 October 2018, by

This Photo Friday, enjoy a photo essay of a drive along the Copper River Highway in Alaska out to the delta of the Copper River, said to be the largest contiguous wetland of the Pacific Coast of North America.

Photo Friday: Restless Veniaminof Volcano

5 October 2018, by

The Alaska Volcano Observatory reports seismic unrest at Veniaminof, a glacier-covered volcano on the Alaska Peninsula.