Video of the Week: Glacier Atop Mont Blanc on Precipice of Collapse

16 October 2019, by

Recent video and images of Mont Blanc, the tallest peak in the Alps and the tallest in Europe west of the Caucasus, reveal widespread ice loss and a potentially massive collapse of one of its glaciers.

Video of the Week: Melania Trump Pays a Visit to Wyoming’s Grand Teton National Park

9 October 2019, by

The First Lady of the United States visited on Oct. 4 Grand Teton National Park, where scientists are trying to determine the impact of climate change on the park’s understudied glaciers.

Video of the Week: The IPCC’s Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere

2 October 2019, by

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released on Sept. 25 its Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate. Check out a short video about its findings.

Video of the Week: The Emerging Dangers of Glacier Tourism

28 August 2019, by

Glacier tourism can be a dangerous endeavor. Recently, three European boaters were killed in Alaska by what authorities suspect was the collapse of a glacier face. In this Video of the Week, see a pair of kayakers react to a close-call at Alaska’s Spencer Glacier.

Video of the Week: Instruments Made From Arctic Ice

21 August 2019, by

In GlacierHub’s latest Video of the Week, watch musicians perform a song on instruments carved from pieces of Arctic glacial ice. The song “Ocean Memories” is part of a campaign to protect the world’s oceans.

Video of the Week: An Animated History of Glaciers

14 August 2019, by

In GlacierHub’s Video of the Week, watch a 55-second NASA animation of the history of glaciers since the last Ice Age and learn about the importance of glacial isostatic adjustment.

Video of the Week: Grizzlies in Glacier National Park

7 August 2019, by

In today’s Video of the Week, watch an energetic grizzly bear slide down a snowfield in Glacier National Park. Located in Montana, the park contains a total of 25 glaciers.

Video of the Week: Icebergs at Kiwi Glacier’s Proglacial Lake

31 July 2019, by

The proglacial lake at the foot of Kiwi Glacier, one of the longest glaciers in the Cariboo Mountains at British Columbia, continues to grow. Increased retreat has resulted in hundreds of icebergs on its lake.

Video of the Week: Iceland’s Okjökull Glacier Is Gone But Not Forgotten

24 July 2019, by

Watch the trailer for a 2018 documentary film, “Not OK,” about Iceland’s Okjökull Glacier, the first glacier to be lost due to climate change.

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.