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Snow and Ice

Iceberg Towers over Greenland Village
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Iceberg Towers over Greenland Village

In July 2018, an iceberg weighing 11 million tons parked just offshore of Innaarsuit, a small island village in northwestern Greenland.

Published Jul 17, 2018

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One Year Adrift, but Not Far
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One Year Adrift, but Not Far

Iceberg A-68A has moved a relatively short distance in the year since it calved from the Larsen C Ice Shelf.

Published Jul 16, 2018

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Hail Cuts Swaths of Damage Across South Dakota
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Hail Cuts Swaths of Damage Across South Dakota

When thunderstorms drive hail and strong winds over crops and grasslands, they can draw long scars across the landscape.

Published Jul 12, 2018

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Going, Going, Gone: Summer Clears Ice from Krasnoye Lake
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Going, Going, Gone: Summer Clears Ice from Krasnoye Lake

Volcanic glass found on the beaches of this lake in northeastern Siberia left a mark on the archaeological record.

Published Jun 26, 2018

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Losing Ice in Svalbard
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Losing Ice in Svalbard

Several tidewater glaciers in the southern part of Spitsbergen are retreating because of rising air temperatures.

Published Jun 25, 2018

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