Video of the Week: Overcrowding on Mount Everest

10 July 2019, by

GlacierHub’s Video of the Week looks at overcrowding on Mount Everest, which has led to multiple climber deaths and criticism of the lack of sufficient management of the increasing number of assents on the world’s tallest peak.

Video of the Week: NASA Reports on the Third Pole

3 July 2019, by

NASA recently published a video, along with an article, that explains the effects of melting glaciers on the Third Pole and presents a team that is researching the topic.

Video of the Week: Work Inspired by John Ruskin

26 June 2019, by

An exhibition at Sheffield’s Millennium Gallery marks the birth, 200 years ago, of the English art critic and includes glacier-inspired work by artist Dan Holdsworth.

Video of the Week: A Stroll Through Myvatnsjokull Glacier

12 June 2019, by

In GlacierHub’s Video of the Week, tour guide Halldor Sigurdsson walks through an ice tunnel inside Iceland’s Myvatnsjokull Glacier.

Video of the Week: Flying over Jakobshavn Glacier

15 May 2019, by

This Video of the Week features Greenland’s Jakobshavn glacier, which recently began advancing after a long period of retreat.

Video of the Week: A ‘Staggering’ Amount of Meltwater in Greenland

8 May 2019, by

Video from Ohio State University researcher Santiago de la Peña shows raging meltwater streams already carving through the surface of Greenland.

Video of the Week: Can Blankets Protect Swiss Glaciers from Melting?

2 May 2019, by

In this Video of the Week, residents of the Swiss Alps are seen covering a glacier with ginormous tarps in the hope of preserving an important source of water and cultural significance.

Video of the Week: Lil Dicky’s Animated Music Video, Earth

24 April 2019, by

Lil Dicky’s music video Earth has attracted 38 million views on YouTube—and highlights the decline of glacier ecosystems in a warming world.

Video of the Week: Take a 360° Tour of Mount Baker

10 April 2019, by

High-definition LiDAR sensing creates a stunning model of Washington state’s active, glacier-covered stratovolcano.

Video of the Week: A Glacier in Greenland Is Growing—But Probably Not for Long

3 April 2019, by

Our Video of the Week features NASA analysis of the recent, albeit likely short-lived growth, to Greenland’s Jakobshavn Glacier.

Video of the Week: Glacial Thinning in Greenland

27 March 2019, by

The week’s video of the week documents glacial thinning on Kangerdlugssuaq Glacier. Kangerdlugssuaq Glacier is one of Greenland’s largest tidewater outlet glaciers.

Video of the Week: The Graceful Flow of an Ellesmere Island Glacier

20 March 2019, by

GlacierHub’s Video of the Week features animated satellite images of a piedmont glacier on Ellesmere Island, which lies in the Canadian Arctic territory of Nunavut.