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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.
September 26, 2019: A radar system has been installed to better monitor a fast-moving glacier on the Italian side of the Mont Blanc massif that risks having a massive section break off into a tourist valley.
September 25, 2019: Global warming is blamed as a huge section of glacier on the Italian side looks set to break away.
September 25, 2019: Italian mayor orders roads closed and homes evacuated over fears ice will break awayItalian authorities have closed off roads and evacuated homes after experts warned that a portion of a Mont Blanc glacier is at risk of collapse.Stefano Miserocchi, the mayor of the town of Courmayeur, said “public safety is a prio...
September 25, 2019: Local officials around Mont Blanc have closed a road and warned a massive, 8.8 million cubic feet mass
September 25, 2019: The fallout from a record-setting warm summer in the northern hemisphere is continuing, even as autumn is officially underway.
September 25, 2019: Experts have warned that the famous Mont Blanc glacier is at risk of collapsing, with Italian local officials closing roads and evacuating homes in Northern Italy. Officials from the Fondazione Montagna Sicura, or “Safe Mountains Foundation” in...
September 25, 2019: Local authorities closed roads and evacuated homes on Wednesday on the Italian side on Mont Blanc, fearing the collapse of a portion of the mountain's glacier.
September 25, 2019: Scientists warned on Tuesday that a portion of the massive Mont Blanc glacier is in danger of collapse, prompting Italian authorities to close off roads and evacuate certain areas.
September 24, 2019: Reyka Vodka is making history by building a fully functional pop-up cocktail bar in the Arctic Circle.
September 22, 2019: Dozens of people, some dressed in black, paid their respects to the Pizol glacier in the Swiss Alps.
September 22, 2019: On Sunday, more than 200 people paid their respects at a ceremony to mark the death of the glacier in the Swiss Alps. Researchers say it's disappearing due to rising temperatures.
September 22, 2019: Hundreds gathered over the weekend to climb a mountain and hold a funeral for a dwindling glacier in Switzerland being lost due to the impact of climate change.About 250 people hiked up to the glacier on Sunday and held a funeral as a priest gave a...
September 20, 2019: Vintage film of airborne radar surveys from the 1970s are helping modern geophysicists understand how ice sheets flow and how seawater erodes the ice from below.
September 17, 2019: A climber credits quick thinking and a good team after suddenly plunging down a crevasse while hiking on Mount Rainier in Washington. CNN affiliate KOMO reports.
September 14, 2019: Enjoy these views of Alaska's Wolverine Glacier while you can. Soon enough, they'll be relegated to a distant memory. As Earth's climate shifts under the strain caused by human civilization, scientists have turned to one of the world's oldest natural wonders for answers: glaciers. Since 1966, researchers have been m...
September 10, 2019: Montana calls itself “the last great place,” for you, perhaps this part of the state can be “the next great place.”
September 7, 2019: Climate change is changing the nature of the Scandinavian mountains. The glacier peak of Kebnekaise is now 24 meters lower than it was just fifty years ago.