Browsing the "Glaciers" Tag

Retreating glaciers reveal WWI relics

September 19th, 2012 | by Admin

Retreating glaciers in the Italian Alps has revealed more than 200 rusted explosives from WWI. The explosives – probably stored [&hellip


Drinking ancient ice core water

January 31st, 2011 | by Admin

Edible Geography has put up a fascinating interview with Paul Mayewski, an ice core researcher who often times drinks the [&hellip


Glacier spews out million-year-old microbes

May 27th, 2010 | by Admin

I thought this was pretty fascinating…the Taylor Glacier in Antarctica is spewing out million-year-old microbes, giving the glacier the appearance [&hellip


Origin of Antarctic ice revealed

June 4th, 2009 | by Admin

Scientists have been able to pinpoint the location where the first Anarctic ice sheet formed, 14 million years ago, in [&hellip



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