Alpine Photographer Reflects on Changing Face of Mountain Landscapes

9 August 2018, by

Mountains are undergoing their own process of change, which appears to be accelerating, and from which there can be no return. Alpine photographer Fiona Bunn reflects on these new landscapes and what it means for those who appreciate them.

Photo Friday: Glaciers in Twilight

3 August 2018, by

This Photo Friday, enjoy the beauty of the moon rising over glacier-covered mountains in the Cascades range during the daytime.

Photo Friday: Alaska’s Great Glaciers, Before and After

27 July 2018, by

This week on Photo Friday, take a look at NASA’s Global Ice Viewer to view some of Alaska’s great glaciers, before and after several years of intense global warming.

Aerial photo of the Upsala Glacier

Photo Friday: The Changing World of South Patagonia

20 July 2018, by

This Photo Friday, explore the massive icefields of South Patagonia.

Photo Friday: Vicuñas in the Glaciers of the Andes

13 July 2018, by

This Photo Friday, take a glimpse of the vicuñas and their living environment near the glaciers of South America.

Photo Friday: Disney Princesses Grow Up to be Earth Scientists

6 July 2018, by

This week’s Photo Friday showcases some of our favorite Disney princesses depicted as earth and environmental scientists, including a glaciologist!

Photo Friday: Glacier Retreat in California

29 June 2018, by

Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement effective July 31, 2018. This Photo Friday provides a look at the glaciers of Kennedy’s home state of California and the changes that have been seen during his time on the Supreme Court.

A researcher collecting newly-formed sea ice from Tempelfjorden, Svalbard (Source: Jago Wallenschus)

Photo Friday: Environmental Monitoring of Svalbard and Jan Mayen

22 June 2018, by

This Photo Friday, take a glimpse of the researchers from the Environmental Monitoring of Svalbard and Jan Mayen Program in action, as they collect measurements in the field.

Photo Friday: From the Philippines to Grey Glacier

15 June 2018, by

Long hikes, cold winds, and raging rivers weren’t enough to keep Filipino world traveler Rocco Puno from reaching his destination, the world-renowned Grey Glacier.

Photo Friday: Japanese Glacier Manga

8 June 2018, by

A highly anticipated new French volume of a 2015 comic book by Japanese graphic artist Yuichi Yokoyama is due to debut in September 2018 and features a fantasy country with glaciers.

Photo Friday: Mount Hood, Oregon

1 June 2018, by

In this week’s Photo Friday, explore the wonders of Mt. Hood, a potentially active stratovolcano in northern Oregon, and its glaciers.

Photo Friday: Marc Foggin & the Mountains of Central Asia

25 May 2018, by

This Photo Friday, journey to the mountains of Central Asia and the Tibetan Plateau through breathtaking photographs from conservation biologist Marc Foggin.