What Happens If All The World’s Ice Melts?

Waterworld is one of my favorite movies… okay to be fair I haven’t seen it since I was like ten. But besides Kevin Costner with gills, what would that kind of a world look like? What happens when all the ice melts? Hi everyone Julia here for Dnews Lots of headlines warn about melting ice. […]

The Glaciers Are Melting – What Does It Mean For Iceland?

Iceland’s glaciers are melting. We asked four experts to help us understand what it all means. “We now lose about 40km² annually, which is quite a remarkable area…” … we can expect very serious consequences from our disruption of the climate.” – Tómas Jóhannensson, geophysicist “When you drill into the ice, you can get information…” […]

Antarctic ice melt: What’s the difference?

You’ve heard that Arctic sea ice is melting You know that’s a big deal for climate change But what have you heard about the Antarctic? Most of us probably think that the Arctic and the Antarctic are pretty similar One’s at the top with polar bears, one’s at the bottom with penguins They’re both cold […]

Massive Melting of the Greenland Ice Sheet as the Arctic Sizzles

Skywatch Media News for August the 6th 2019 here’s what’s happening when you picture Greenland you most likely visualize a vast country that is both harsh and icebound our generation never considered the possibility that this massive land would one day be strewn with melted ponds and where once small streams would suddenly be transformed […]

Ice Melt From Land To Sea Causes About Two-Thirds Of Global Sea Level Rise

Big ice sheets from Greenland and Antarctica are beginning to melt from land into the ocean. Each year over 1,700 trillion pounds of this ice melts causing the sea levels to rise. Think of it like this: we have a glass of water with ice in it as the ice melts, the water level doesn’t […]

Greenland Goes Green: Ice Sheet Melted in Four Days

JUDY WOODRUFF: Now: a scientific puzzle over the melting of one of planet Earth’s largest sheets of ice. Margaret Warner has our story. MARGARET WARNER: This week, NASA announced a surprising finding. Earlier this month, the surface of the ice sheet covering Greenland melted more widely than has been seen in 33 years of satellite […]

NASA | Arctic Melt Season Lengthening, Ocean Rapidly Warming

Scientists have found that Arctic sea ice is melting for longer periods each decade. A new study by NASA and the National Snow and Ice Data Center shows the sea ice has been melting during summer for an additional five days per decade since 1979. This lengthening of the melt season is causing widespread weakening […]

How An Igloo Keeps You Warm

[MUSIC] For thousands of years, humans, and plants and animals long before that, have been using frozen “sky water” to keep warm. Which sort of doesn’t make sense. Because snow is cool. You might even say it’s… ice cold. YEEAAHHHHH! No one knows for sure who built the first igloo, but with the right fit […]

The Real Reason Walmart Ice Cream Sandwiches Don’t Melt

It sounds like an urban legend, but those viral videos are correct: Walmart’s Great Value Ice Cream Sandwiches don’t really melt in the sun. But the reasons behind this unexpected structural integrity are totally benign. Here’s why. Label check The ice cream in an ice cream sandwich is different than what’s in a gallon of […]

Electric Snow Melting system installed in an Asphalt Driveway

welcome to our snow melting under asphalt video as you can see a few of the leaves are falling here it’s they say on TV winter is coming so we need to get this thing ready to go so what we’re going to do is we’re going to be installing tire tracks in this area […]