Snow and Ice

Brunt Breaking Up with Antarctica this Year?
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Brunt Breaking Up with Antarctica this Year?

A crack on the Antarctic ice shelf grew dramatically in late 2020 into 2021.

Published Jan 15, 2021

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Curious Clouds in the Transantarctic Mountains
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Curious Clouds in the Transantarctic Mountains

Smooth, soft-edged clouds hovered over the Eisenhower Range in Victoria Land, Antarctica.

Published Jan 19, 2021

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Pieces of Iceberg A-68A
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Pieces of Iceberg A-68A

Seawater has been cutting like a knife through an enormous Antarctic iceberg afloat in the southern Atlantic Ocean.

Published Jan 13, 2021

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Mount Fuji’s Missing Snow
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Mount Fuji’s Missing Snow

The lack of snow cover in December left Japan’s iconic mountain looking a little different than usual.

Published Jan 12, 2021

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Heavy Snowfall Blankets Spain
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Heavy Snowfall Blankets Spain

Meteorologists declared it the largest snowfall in the region since 1971.

Published Jan 11, 2021

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