Jun 01, 2016 05:08 PM EDT
NASA's New Horizons mission has yielded new data that suggests the polygonal ice fields of Pluto's Sputnik Planum are the result of convection cells.
Apr 08, 2016 06:30 PM EDT
A new study suggests the presence of clathrate ices in comet 67P, suggesting that it likely formed from ice chunks closer to the sun than previously believed.
Apr 04, 2016 06:35 AM EDT
Scientists have discovered a new cause of Greenland ice sheet melt with the help of PROMICE automatic weather station data.
Mar 31, 2016 05:12 PM EDT
Scientists froze Arctic plants to see how they adapted to climate change and responded to different conditions.
Mar 23, 2016 05:10 PM EDT
Arctic microbes may be behind the melting of glaciers, as scientists have found microbes on the surface of ice that may cause the ice to melt faster.
Mar 21, 2016 09:57 AM EDT
Scientists have learned a bit more about surface premelting phenomena with the help of a new model system.
Mar 14, 2016 01:28 PM EDT
Coastal cities and islands these days are looking at sea-level rise possibilities and thinking about how to deal with it. One idea, pumping excess water onto Antarctica to freeze and be stored there, wouldn't work according to a recent study. What would work?
Mar 09, 2016 04:06 PM EST
The long-standing debate on the nature of ice on comets has been solved, and the answer provides a new way of determining comet age.
Mar 01, 2016 11:18 AM EST
ICE has announced that it is considering making a counter-offer against Deutsche Boerse AG's bid for the LSE, in an attempt to sway the British firm to its favor.
Feb 29, 2016 11:30 AM EST
A winter storm working its way toward the East Coast will dump snow, ice and rain across the Midwest and East.
Feb 24, 2016 10:17 AM EST
The London Stock Exchange has confirmed that it is in merger talks with German market operator Deutsche Boerse.
Feb 21, 2016 08:12 AM EST
A San Francisco ICE agent lost his gun after placing it on top of his car and driving off.
Feb 18, 2016 03:03 PM EST
A massive Antarctic ice shelf collapse took place at the end of the last ice age and may help us predict how current ice shelves will respond to climate change.
Feb 17, 2016 04:03 PM EST
Researchers have revealed the workings of ice sheet behavior in a new study that may better our understanding of climate change.
Feb 16, 2016 05:02 PM EST
Scientists used pressure to create a new formation of ice.