Images Show Active, Glacier-Covered Volcanoes in the Russian Far East

25 January 2019, by

This week’s Photo Friday features two, restless glacier-covered volcanoes in Kamchatka, a peninsula lying on the Pacific coast of eastern Russia.

Photo Friday: Alpine Tourism in the Alps

18 January 2019, by

This week’s Photo Friday features personal images from GlacierHub reader and avid skier Amanda Maughan. Her photographs include The Matterhorn, the Zermatt Ski Region, and the Jungfrau Region. 

Photo Friday: Siachen, the World’s Highest Militarized Glacier

11 January 2019, by

This Photo Friday highlights a helicopter rescue on the world’s highest battlefield, Siachen Glacier.

Glaciers and Reefs with Diane Burko

9 January 2019, by

A new exhibit at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, D.C., features vast glacial poles and island reefs by artist Diane Burko.

Photo Friday: GlacierHub’s Top Stories of 2018

4 January 2019, by

This week’s Photo Friday highlights images from GlacierHub’s top 10 most viewed stories of 2018.

Photo Friday: Norway’s Climate Quiz

28 December 2018, by

This Photo Friday features pictures from an online quiz, published by two Norwegian journalists, called “What Do You Really Know About The Climate?”

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.