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ICE: PORTRAITS OF VANISHING GLACIERS
A photographer explores the effects of climate change.
Greenland Ice Sheet, Greenland, July 18, 2006. Meltwater lake perched on top of crevasses.
Ilulissat Isfjord, Greenland, August 24, 2007.
Mendenhall Glacier, Alaska, United States, September 15, 2010. Crevasses and icefall at the terminus.
Greenland Ice Sheet, Greenland, July 10, 2008. Silt and soot blown from afar turn into black "cryoconite," absorb solar heat, and melt down into ice.
Petermann Glacier, Greenland, August 5, 2009. Floating tongue and surface drainage channels.
Solheimajokull, Iceland, February 23, 2009. Snowdrift on bare ice, etched by volcanic ash.
Mendenhall Glacier, Alaska, United States, September 14, 2010.
Greenland Ice Sheet, Greenland, July 9, 2009. On the surface of a meltwater pool, crystals are formed by cold air at midnight.
Ilulissat Isfjor, Greenland, June 7, 2007.
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