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January 10, 2020: Tourists were rescued from a glacier in Iceland.
January 9, 2020: Thirty-nine tourists were stuck for hours in freezing cold, but are now safe.
January 9, 2020: The signs at Glacier National Park warning that its signature glaciers would be gone by 2020 are being changed.
January 9, 2020: Iceland search crews have rescued more than three dozen snowmobiling tourists from a large glacier, after they became trapped during a snowstorm, authorities said.
December 28, 2019: Scientists reach remote Thwaites glacier, vanishing at increasing rate, for missionAn international team of scientists has reached the Thwaites glacier in Antarctica and is preparing to drill through more than half a kilometre of ice into the dark waters beneath.The 600-metre deep borehole will allow researchers to ...
December 28, 2019: The three were skiing on a glacier in the Italian Alps.
December 20, 2019: One experiment successfully stopped the melting, now another is struggling to make the world pay attention.
December 17, 2019: Geologists have for the first time seen rapid ice loss at the Vavilov ice cap in the Arctic Circle.
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.