The Arctic Has Been Crazy Warm All Year. This Is What It Means for Sea Ice

The Arctic Has Been Crazy Warm All Year. This Is What It Means for Sea Ice

  • Published: Jul 6th, 2017

Arctic melt season has begun in earnest with sea ice at its lowest June volume on record.

Scientists Know How Big the Larsen C Iceberg Will Be

Scientists Know How Big the Larsen C Iceberg Will Be

  • Published: Jul 5th, 2017

New data has revealed just how big the Larsen C iceberg will be. Spoiler: it's going to be massive.

Antarctica’s Ice-Free Areas to Increase By 2100

Antarctica’s Ice-Free Areas to Increase By 2100

  • Published: Jul 4th, 2017

If emissions aren’t reduced, ice-free areas are expected to grow by as much as 17,000 square kilometers.

The Larsen C Rift is Racing to Its Conclusion

The Larsen C Rift is Racing to Its Conclusion

  • Published: Jun 28th, 2017

The soon-to-be Larsen C iceberg is pulling away from the ice shelf at an unprecedented rate.

Sunnier Skies Driving Greenland Surface Melt

Sunnier Skies Driving Greenland Surface Melt

  • Published: Jun 28th, 2017

An uptick in clear, sunny summer skies is driving a jump in surface melt across the Greenland ice sheet.

We Couldn’t Monitor Larsen C Without These Satellites

We Couldn’t Monitor Larsen C Without These Satellites

  • Published: Jun 23rd, 2017

The Sentinel-1 satellites are crucial to watching not just the Larsen C rift but changes at both poles.

It’s June. California Is Still Covered in Snow

It’s June. California Is Still Covered in Snow

  • Published: Jun 16th, 2017

The Sierra Nevada continues to sport a deep snowpack after an epic winter.

The Larsen C Iceberg Is on the Brink of Breaking Off

The Larsen C Iceberg Is on the Brink of Breaking Off

  • Published: May 31st, 2017

The crack that's been cutting into Antarctica's Larsen C ice shelf is about to create a huge iceberg.