Scientists are still seeking an explanation for the Mid-Pleistocene Transition when ice ages became longer in duration and exploring what it may mean for future climate change.
New research suggests an atmospheric connection between Arctic sea ice melt and anthropogenic aerosol pollution over the Tibetan Plateau.
India’s first regional climate change assessment warns of accelerated glacier melt.
Papers are invited for a new special collection presenting advances in modeling in glaciology that improve understanding of glaciers and ice sheets and their interactions with the Earth system.
Over the past 3 decades, the persistence of river ice has decreased by almost a week. The decrease in ice has important implications for ecology, climate, and the economy.
Using cosmogenic nuclide dating, scientists determined a 10-meter core just below the surface to be over a million years old.
Ski seasons at many of North America’s western resorts might melt away by 2085 because of warming temperatures.
East Antarctica’s lakes cluster in patterns similar to those on Greenland’s ice sheet, which is melting rapidly.
A new report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change states that bold actions can prevent significantly worse impacts.
Geophysicists have discovered a way to monitor permafrost thaw by measuring seismic waves so gentle they don’t shake a thing.