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Snow and Ice

Pine Island Glacier Quickly Drops Another Iceberg
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Pine Island Glacier Quickly Drops Another Iceberg

Calving that used to happen about every six years has become a near-annual event.

Published Nov 8, 2018

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The Himalaya Plot
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The Himalaya Plot

Twin satellites detect tiny changes in Earth’s gravity field, which can tell us a lot about the mass of a mountain range and the movement of the ice on top of it.

Published Nov 6, 2018

Image of the Day Water Snow and Ice Remote Sensing

October Snow in Siberia
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October Snow in Siberia

As many areas around the world are experiencing autumn, Siberia sees the beginning of winter.

Published Nov 2, 2018

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A Place Where Icebergs Go to Die
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A Place Where Icebergs Go to Die

This image could be a scene out of a spooky movie, but the reality is just as morbid.

Published Oct 31, 2018

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A Neat Slice of Ice in Antarctica
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A Neat Slice of Ice in Antarctica

A sharp-edged rectangular iceberg floats near the Larsen C ice shelf.

Published Oct 23, 2018

Unique Imagery Snow and Ice Sea and Lake Ice