The quest to find water on Mars continues as researchers report the likely presence of ice sheets on the Red Planet. Data from two orbiting
A hundred years later, the Titanic‘s maiden voyage would probably have gone a lot smoother. Glaciers around the world have gradually shrunk since the 1960s:
New maps of Greenland’s coastal seafloor and bedrock beneath its massive ice sheet show that two to four times as many coastal glaciers are at
A technique using satellites to create twice-yearly elevation maps of US mountain glaciers provides new insight into thinning of glaciers in the lower 48 states.
Deep beneath Antartica’s glaciers are extensive subglacial cave networks formed by steam from active volcanos. These mysterious caves are still mostly unexplored and scientists haven’t
The effects of climate change, which are apparent in other parts of the Antarctic continent, are not yet observed for glaciers in the western Ross
Weathering of Earth by glaciers may have warmed the planet over eons by aiding the release of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. A new study
Small mountain glaciers play a big role in recharging vital aquifers and in keeping rivers flowing during the winter, according to a new study. The