Blogs Snow & Ice

Antarctica Trek Dramatizes the Dangers of Climate Change

  • Published: Mar 7th, 2012

A two-man trek across Antarctica to commemorate the first South Pole expeditions a century ago.

Wacky Winter Weather May Be Global Weirding

  • Published: Mar 5th, 2012

It has been a weird wacky winter, with crazy, hot temperatures smashing hundreds of records.

Image of the Day: Silent Footsteps in the Snow

  • Published: Mar 3rd, 2012

A miko, or shrine maiden, walks as snow falls at the Meiji Shrine in Tokyo, Japan.

Image of the Day: A Beautiful Feathery Ice Crystal

  • Published: Mar 1st, 2012

Delicate ice crystals are formed from the snow during a cold, calm night.

Snow, Deadly Tornadoes Slam Upper Midwest, Ohio Valley

  • Published: Feb 29th, 2012

A powerful storm spawned deadly tornadoes, at the same time as blizzard conditions pummeled the Upper Midwest.

Image of the Day: (Not Enough) Snow Falling on Cedars

  • Published: Feb 29th, 2012

A warming climate is killing off yellow-cedar trees on more than 500,000 acres of Southeast Alaska.

No Snow? No Problem; Urban Skiing Hits the Streets

  • Published: Feb 29th, 2012

A video proving that even in poor skiing conditions, it's possible to have a little fun urban style.

All the World is a Melting Pot (of Glaciers)

  • Published: Feb 27th, 2012

A new NASA videos flies around Earth visiting the places where glacial melting is happening the fastest.