Glaciers

Planet Appetite: Walking on Thin Ice in Chamonix, France

Rupert Parker | Posted 28.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

The Alps in winter are not just for skiing but also for hiking but you need special gear for glaciers and also great courage.

Nasa: Nothing Can Stop Catastrophic Antarctic Melting Now, Sorry About That

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.05.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa has some bad news: nothing can stop catastrophic melting of the Antarctic glaciers now. Nothing. Sorry about that. According to a new st...

Bad News, We Could All Die In A Volcano..

Posted 30.05.2013 | UK Tech

Man remains at the mercy of major volcanic eruptions and light years away from defusing its deadly fires, it emerged. Optimistic hopes that rapid t...

Scientists Revive 400-Year-Old Moss

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2013 | UK Tech

Scientists have managed to bring a 400-year-old plant back to life. Before you get carried away thinking it's another step closer to the ill-advise...

'Celestial Fireworks Is The Best Way To Describe It': Snapper Captures Aurora Borealis (PICTURES)

Barcroft Media | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.04.2013 | UK

Neon green lights reflect in the freezing waters of southern Iceland in some of the clearest snaps of the aurora borealis ever taken. The pictures...

Iceland Volcano Eyjafjallajökull Oozes Molten Lava (PICTURES)

Barcroft Media | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.04.2013 | UK

Cars sit in the shadow of a volcano spilling 1200-degree-centigrade molten lava in this remarkable set of pictures. Daredevil - and decidedly hot ...

Northern Lights: Chilly Sights From Beneath A Glacier In Iceland (PICTURES)

Barcroft Media | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.02.2013 | UK

Icicle formations hang from the belly of this glacier in the chilly gloom of one of Iceland’s most remote spots. Shot by photographer Chakarin W...

Chasing Ice - One Man's Obsession...

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 30.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

James Balog used to be something of a sceptic about global warming... until he saw for himself. Now the celebrated photographer has made it his mi...

Planet Appetite: Hiking the Mountains in the Valais Region of Switzerland

Rupert Parker | Posted 17.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Most people see Switzerland as a winter destination, a place for winter sports and apres-ski, but it's also glorious for walking all year round.

What Will They Find Down There?

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 10.09.2012 | UK

It sounds a bit like the beginning of a Hollywood sci-fi thriller movie. A team of intrepid British scientists will travel to the Antarctic to dril...

WATCH: Tourist Captures Iceberg Flipping Over

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.06.2012 | UK

Stunned tourists in Argentina watched in amazement as they captured the rare moment an iceberg flipped over on itself, after a chunk of the glacier br...

Frozen Beauty Of Iceland's Largest Glacier (PICTURES)

Barcroft Media | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK

Source: Barcroft Media Beautiful images of Iceland's largest ice cap reveal the ancient forces of nature at work above and below the mammoth glaci...

Awestruck: See Iceland's Largest Glacier

Posted 23.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle

French photographer Alexandre Deschaumes has spent the past three years visiting Iceland's largest glacial lagoon during the melting season....

Chinese Glaciers Melting Rapidly In The Himalayas

The Huffington Post UK | Olivia Williams | Posted 25.12.2011 | UK

Global warming is rapidly melting China's Himalayan glaciers, a study has said. According to a report published in the journal Environmental Resear...

High Arctic Brings The Future To The National Maritime Museum

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 13.09.2011 | UK Style

The National Maritime Museum has finally opened the doors of its new Sammy Ofer Wing to the public and is offering visitors a peep 100 years into the ...