Photo Friday: Pigeon Island’s Potential Glacial Erratic

31 August 2018, by

Have you ever seen a massive rock in the middle of nowhere and wondered how it got there? There’s a chance ancient glaciers transported it and left it behind when it melted. This Photo Friday, check out a potential glacial erratic on Newfoundland’s Pigeon Island.

Mount Baker in Bellinham on GlacierHub

Photo Friday: Mount Baker Amid Haze from Fires

24 August 2018, by

This Photo Friday, catch a glimpse of some live photos of Mount Baker from Bellingham, Washington. The area is currently experiencing hazy conditions due to forest fires sweeping across British Columbia and eastern Washington.

Record-speed melting ice in Greenland

Roundup: New Scholarships, Planetary Thresholds and Threatened Glaciers

20 August 2018, by

This week, learn about a new scholarship that was offered this year to Quechua speakers, the dangers of crossing planetary thresholds, and how Columbia’s glaciers may become extinct.

Photo Friday: Dodging Fires in Glacier National Park

17 August 2018, by

Have you heard about the fires engulfing part of Glacier National Park in Montana this week? GlacierHub writer Natalie Belew was in the park when the fires struck and captured photographs of the rapidly receding glaciers from the Grinnell Glacier trail in Many Glacier.

Photo Friday: Glaciers as Symbols in Ecuador

10 August 2018, by

In honor of Ecuador’s National Day, we dedicate this week’s Photo Friday to looking at how glaciers have been used as national symbols in Ecuador. From the coat of arms to stamps, Ecuadorians have recognized how important glaciers are to the country and its people.

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.