Snow and Ice

Great Lakes Cloud Streets
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Great Lakes Cloud Streets

Winter winds can create long, thin cloud bands that stretch hundreds of kilometers across the sky.

Published Jan 17, 2022

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Everest-Area Plant Life Spreads
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Everest-Area Plant Life Spreads

Increasing vegetation in the Himalaya may have implications for water supplies.

Published Jan 12, 2022

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Mid-Atlantic Snow Band
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Mid-Atlantic Snow Band

The storm blanketed the region with snow, closed schools, and snarled traffic.

Published Jan 4, 2022

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A Different Shade of Ice
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A Different Shade of Ice

Abundant sediment often paints the sea ice tan in Foxe Basin.

Published Jan 4, 2022

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Cold Case File: Death in the Arctic
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Cold Case File: Death in the Arctic

Through the use of remotely sensed data, scientists were able to understand the mysterious deaths of caribou in Canada and reindeer in the Bering Sea islands.

Published Dec 27, 2021

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