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Melting Ice

An Open Letter To Captain Paul Watson on the Misguided Ire at the WWF, Greenpeace International and the Inuit

Sebastian Copeland | Posted 05.18.2016 | Green
Sebastian Copeland

Climate change, and not hunting, is the real threat to the polar bear populations. And that is what the WWF and Greenpeace International are advocating while respecting the rights of the indigenous communities of the high North.

Arctic Sea Ice Levels Are Lower Than They've Ever Been. Again.

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.28.2016 | Science

The maximum extent of sea ice was lower this year than it’s ever been. A warming Arctic has drastic implications for the rest of the world. ...

Frozen! Journey to the real land of ice and snow

Anne Z. Cooke | Posted 01.26.2017 | Travel
Anne Z. Cooke

LONGYEARBYEN, Svalbard- If it weren't for the red flags marking the tundra trail to the glacier, some of us -- passengers on the Hurtigruten cruise sh...

Inside A Photographer's Mission To Capture The Human Face Of Climate Change

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Ma | Posted 11.03.2015 | World

How do you photograph climate change? That was the question that Slovenian photographer Ciril Jazbec faced as he embarked on several journeys to the t...

Lessons Learned From Winter

Mary Walker Baron | Posted 06.14.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Mary Walker Baron

The long New Jersey winter is finally finished. Even on these hot, summer days, though, my thoughts turn to winter and its many lessons some of which...

Artist Melts 100 Tons Of Arctic Ice To Remind You That Climate Change Is Real

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 10.30.2014 | Arts

When 100 tons of Arctic sheet ice is sitting in the middle of your town square, it's difficult to avoid talking about climate change. Just ask the fol...

World's Largest Ice Sheets Melting At Fastest Rate Ever Recorded

The Huffington Post | Jonathan Feldman | Posted 08.21.2014 | Green

Greenland and Antarctica are home to the two largest ice sheets in the world, and a new report released Wednesday says that they are contributing to s...

Men Tried To Pass Off Box Filled With Melting Ice As iPads

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 08.16.2013 | Weird News

Two conmen couldn't scam their way out of a wet box if they tried. And try they did. British mastermind Nathan Meunch, 29, and friend Nigel Bennett...

How Climate Change May Be Moving Norway

Agence France Presse | Pierre-Henry Deshayes | Posted 08.23.2013 | Green

The town of Kirkenes in northernmost Norway used to be further away from Asia than virtually any other European port, but it suddenly seems a lot clos...

Climate Change This Week: Bye-Bye Thermal Shield, Oceanic Ceviche, and More

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 12.01.2012 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Peter Sinclair's new, short 2012 Arctic ice melt video includes the time lapse satellite imagery illustrating the rapid, dramatic shrinkage of this ice cap. In just the past 12 years alone, 70 percent of the September summer ice cap has disappeared.

Climate Change This Week: Arctic Death Spiral, Faith Groups Voting Bloc, and More...

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 11.23.2012 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

The National Snow and Ice Data center reports that the Arctic ice hit a record new low recently.

WATCH: Greenpeace's Giant Melting Statue

Posted 12.19.2011 | Arts

Our ecological decisions contribute to the dwindling of sea ice worldwide, and Greenpeace is determined to fight this lying down. A huge reproduct...

The Most Interesting Thing You Can Do With Ice Cubes

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.18.2011 | Home

No, this is not a global warming video. Sometimes you can have the most fun with some of the simplest household items. While we hope you have somet...

Ten Things Prince Harry Should Know on His Way to the North Pole

Sebastian Copeland | Posted 06.18.2011 | Travel
Sebastian Copeland

Keep a change of clothes easily accessible in your sled. If you fall in the drink, you'll need to get naked and change fast before hypothermia sets in. This is not a time when you want to wonder where you have placed that replacement top!

For Disappearing Glaciers, How About a Whitewashed Solution?

Elyssa Pachico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Elyssa Pachico

Nobody at the Copenhagen summit is painting a very rosy picture right now when it comes to climate change.

The Real Victims Of Climate Change Have No Voice In Copenhagen (PHOTOS)

Alun Anderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Alun Anderson

Look north and you will see the biggest and fastest change to our planet ever caused by humans. It won't go away as a result of talk or promises. The frozen Arctic seas are melting away now.

10 Things You Should Stop Worrying About

Huffington Post | Verena von Pfetten | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

It seems like every day there is a new study or a new test result that proves something is very, very bad for you. From cellphones to plastic water bo...