All Posts Tagged With: "glaciers"

The Himalayas: Graphic: Anatomy of a Glacier

A visual look at the different components and flow of a glacial body.

May 25th, 2013 | Comments

The Himalayas: The Disappearing Glacier: Climate Change and Himalayan Ecology

The Himalayas deserve their Sanskrit name; they are indeed an “abode of snow.” How will climate change affect its ecology?

Feb 11th, 2011 | Comments

Andes: The Dragon’s Back: Interactive: Anatomy of a Glacier

A glacier is a slow-moving flow of ice and snow. Explore the anatomy of a glacier in this interactive feature.

Jul 15th, 2010 | Comments

Video-Enhanced Lesson

You’re as Cold as Ice!: Lesson Overview

In this video-enhanced lesson, students will learn how glaciers and glacial movement have affected the Earth through a series of Web interactives and hands-on activities. (Grades 9-12)

Jul 15th, 2008 | Comments

You’re as Cold as Ice!: Video Segments: Ireland

Segments from the NATURE episode "Ireland" provide examples of the effects glaciers can have on a landscape.

Jul 15th, 2008 | Comments

Iceland: Fire and Ice: Introduction

Iceland is an island of extremes, where some of Europe's biggest glaciers cozy up to some of the continent's hottest volcanic springs.

May 14th, 2008 | Comments

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