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Locals build snow man in 1:6 scale. LOLs ensue.

June 30, 2017

The Great Southern peak of Bluff Knoll is snow capped, with locals saying it is the heaviest snowfall in years. LOL

Giant earthquakes are shaking Greenland — and scientists just figured out the disturbing reason why

If Greenland goes, it is becoming clear that it won’t go quietly.

Perth begins winter with record breaking heat.

June 07, 2017

“The first six mornings of winter in Canberra were the coldest ever but Perth is averaging 23.7C daytime maximums for the first week and you have to go back to the late 1880s to get warmer than that.”

Band-aid for shrinking glacier

May 03, 2017

A blanket of artificial snow might save a glacier in the Swiss Alps. (edit: seems legit)

Balding mountains get urgent snow transplant.

January 06, 2017

Snow fails to fall on the Swiss and Austrian Alps in driest December since 1864. Ski resorts turn to snow cannons to coat the slopes, irony lost on skiers.

Arctic stronghold of world’s seeds flooded after permafrost melts

May 19, 2017

'No seeds were lost but the ability of the rock vault to provide failsafe protection against all disasters is now threatened by climate change', writes Damian Carrington, environment editor at The Guardian.

Snow-ish materials hit Bluff Knoll

October 03, 2016

Big news. Big. Huge (from sometime last year). Apparently it was also a bit cold.

Saying Goodbye to Glaciers

May 11, 2017

Glaciers around the world are disappearing writes Twila Moon, a glacier expert at the University of Colorado Boulder. Published in the journal Science 12 May 2017.

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