The UK and US have jointly launched a five-year research programme this week to study one of the world’s largest – and, potentially, most... Read More
Dr Hannes Konrad was formerly a research fellow in the School of Earth and Environment at the University of Leeds and now works at the Alfred Wegener... Read More
The warming the world has already experienced could be enough to melt more than a third of the world’s glaciers outside Antarctica and Greenland –... Read More
Keeping global temperature rise to no more than 1.5C above pre-industrial levels could ensure that two-thirds of the ice stored in Asia's... Read More
On the evening of Tuesday, 8 December, 1981, the UK's only commercial TV channel, ITV, broadcast an hour-long documentary called "Warming Warning". ... Read More
Across the world, scientists have recorded the retreat of hundreds of glaciers, providing categorical evidence that the Earth’s climate is warming. ... Read More
It is virtually certain that the retreat of many glaciers around the world has been caused by climate change, a new study suggests. ... Read More
The Antarctic Peninsula is a long, relatively narrow limb extending 800 miles out from West Antarctica, and is home to hundreds of glaciers. ... Read More
Using a “treasure trove” of aerial photos of Greenland, a new study claims to solve a long-standing gap in scientific evidence - how much ice has... Read More
A new study has created a series of animations that capture 'surging' glaciers in the Karakoram mountain range in Asia over 25 years, from 1990 to... Read More
When projecting how sea levels could rise over the coming centuries, one of the most difficult factors for scientists to gauge is how much of the... Read More
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