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How a Rover vanished in just 4 days

How a Rover vanished in just 4 days

The discovery of the Slims River diversion away from the Bering Sea into the Kaskawulsh River was published on Tuesday in the journal Nature Geoscience.

UK scientists to drill world's highest Khumbu glacier

UK scientists to drill world's highest Khumbu glacier

The group from Aberystwyth University, Wales, will use a drill adapted from a car wash to cut into the Khumbu glacier in the foothills of the Everest

Preserving the memory of glaciers - Read report

Preserving the memory of glaciers - Read report

They have now decided to take matters in hand, in a remarkable initiative that combines glaciology with high-altitude trekking.

Tibet glaciers drilled for climate change research by Chinese scientists

Tibet glaciers drilled for climate change research by Chinese scientists

Scientists claim that they have drilled into the glacier to collect almost 400-metre ice samples for research into climate change.

Otzi the Iceman's maternal lineage extinct: Study

The results showed that the paternal lineage of Otzi was very common in different regions in Europe during the Neolithic age, while his maternal lineage probably existed only in the Alps.

New Zealand helicopter crashes into glacier; seven including pilot dead

New Zealand helicopter crashes into glacier; seven including pilot dead

Six tourists and their pilot were killed when their helicopter crashed into a heavily crevassed glacier in New Zealand during bad weather on Saturday, police said.

Glacier on Tibetan plateau retreating: Report

 Glacier on the Tibetan plateau has been retreating since the 20th century due to rising temperature, and at a faster speed since 1990s, a report on the environmental change in the region said on Wednesday.

This fast-melting glacier can change world's coastlines forever

This fast-melting glacier can change world's coastlines forever

By itself, the Zachariae Isstrom glacier holds enough water to trigger a half-meter rise in ocean levels around the world.

Cricket in snow: Bollywood versus Black Caps

Three former New Zealand cricketers, one Indian actor. A bat, a ball and a glacier for a pitch. Result? Some cricket in the snow at 7,600 feet!