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December 13, 2019: Scientists have discovered the world's deepest land canyon thousands of feet below an Antarctic glacier.
December 12, 2019: Denman Glacier reaches down to more than 3,500m below sea level. Only ocean trenches go deeper.
December 12, 2019: New research suggests patches of snow -- increasingly rare sources of A/C -- are the only places where mountain goats in Montana's Glacier National Park can successfully slow their respiration during heat spells.
December 10, 2019: The retreat of Alaska's Columbia glacier over the last 47 years can be seen in a new series of incredible images.
December 5, 2019: New research suggests that once the Thwaites Glacier's ice shelf is gone, the glacier's flow toward the ocean, and its subsequent breakup, is likely to accelerate dramatically.
November 28, 2019: Fires in the Amazon River region may increase the melting of a nearby Andes Mountains glacier, a study published Thursday said.
November 19, 2019: An avalanche on the northern portion of the Siachen Glacier in Indian-administered Kashmir has killed four members of the Indian Army and two civilian porters.
November 18, 2019: Four Indian soldiers and two civilians die as they are patrolling the Siachen glacier in Kashmir.
November 11, 2019: Chris McNeil has journeyed to Alaska's sprawling Taku Glacier at least once a year for the last decade. At 259 square miles, it's larger than Chicago. You
November 10, 2019: A three-day search for a California hiker has ended after he was found dead on top of a glacier in Sequoia and Kings National Park.
November 10, 2019: A hiker who had gone missing while exploring a mountain in California was later found on top of a glacier, according to authorities.
November 9, 2019: A missing hiker from Huntington Beach California was found dead on Thursday at the top of the Darwin glacier in the Inyo National Forest.
November 7, 2019: The slow decline of Alaska's Taku Glacier has become apparent in newly released photographs shared by NASA's Earth Observatory.
October 31, 2019: Scientists have identified the world's fastest-thinning glacier: a stream of rapidly-retreating ice in Patagonia.
October 25, 2019: A photography project has highlighted the extent of ice loss from Iceland’s largest glaciers.
October 22, 2019: Two large rifts have widened near the edge of Pine Island Glacier on the West Antarctic ice sheet. If they continue to grow, they could release an iceberg four times bigger than Manhattan.
October 22, 2019: Two cracks are growing in western Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier, and they are an ominous warning that major ice loss is on the way. 
October 21, 2019: Lacy M. Johnson on how a memorial ceremony for Okjökull, a glacier in Iceland, suggests new ways to think about climate change.
October 16, 2019: Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit remote region of Pakistan where they hear global warming has already put lives at risk
October 1, 2019: As part of our Eye on Earth series, we go to Northern Italy, where a massive glacier near the famed Mont Blanc is at risk of collapse. Officials watching the melting glacier have triggered emergency protection measures to keep people in the remote region safe. Seth Doane reports.
October 1, 2019: Scientists fear a chunk of ice as big as two football fields could fall
September 28, 2019: Reports that a mass of ice is in danger of breaking away have spurred residents of nearby Courmayeur to demand actionLike millions of their compatriots around the globe, the children of Courmayeur marched last Friday to protest against the climate crisis. The group of 160 or so pupils, some as young as six, turned o...
September 27, 2019: Italian officials have ordered the evacuation of mountain huts and closed down roads near the Planpincieux Glacier, which is at risk of collapse.
September 27, 2019: Oil made and broke Venezuela's economy. Now scientists are studying the effects of fossil fuels on the country's environment, as its glacier melts.
September 26, 2019: The Italian authorities have closed two roads and evacuated mountain huts after researchers found a gaping crack in an ice mass on the Mont Blanc massif.