News Snow & Ice

Report: The Case of the Shifting Snow

Report: The Case of the Shifting Snow

  • Published: Feb 3rd, 2020

Snow keeps our planet cooler, significantly affects water resources, and is a revealing indicator of climate change. 

These Are the Crazy Climate Records from 2016 You Haven’t Heard Much About

These Are the Crazy Climate Records from 2016 You Haven’t Heard Much About

  • Published: Aug 10th, 2017

You've heard that 2016 was record hot, but here are some other notable climate records you might not have heard before.

Stop What You’re Doing and Look at This Gorgeous Larsen C Satellite Image

Stop What You’re Doing and Look at This Gorgeous Larsen C Satellite Image

  • Published: Jul 26th, 2017

NASA has published new satellite imagery that reveals new details about the Larsen C iceberg.

Despite Summer Snow, Greenland Is Still Melting

Despite Summer Snow, Greenland Is Still Melting

  • Published: Jul 25th, 2017

Snowy conditions have stymied summer melt on Greenland this year, but the vast ice sheet is still losing ice.

How Distant Winds May Be Causing Antarctic Meltdown

How Distant Winds May Be Causing Antarctic Meltdown

  • Published: Jul 24th, 2017

Changes in winds blowing in East Antarctica may be driving ice melt thousands of miles away.

Here’s How Much Arctic Sea Ice Has Melted Since the ‘80s

Here’s How Much Arctic Sea Ice Has Melted Since the ‘80s

  • Published: Jul 21st, 2017

With weeks left in the melt season, Arctic sea ice area is already below the annual low of the 1980s.

The Larsen C Iceberg Is Already Cracking Up

The Larsen C Iceberg Is Already Cracking Up

  • Published: Jul 19th, 2017

It's been less than a week, but the Larsen C ice shelf and the iceberg it calved are already changing.

Arctic Heat Is Becoming More Common and Persistent

Arctic Heat Is Becoming More Common and Persistent

  • Published: Jul 13th, 2017

Rising background temperatures are conspiring to make Arctic winter warm waves more common and persistent.