Research uncovered new, surprising melting patterns beneath the Ice Ross Shelf

Sometimes, you just have to look at individual trees to understand the forest.

Pluto’s ocean might be held in place by a thin layer of gas

Comfortably insulated.

Nearly one quarter of West Antarctica ice is unstable, melting, study reports

That’s a LOT of ice.

Ice ages may be caused by tectonic activity in the tropics, new study proposes

Pixar left this part out of Ice Age.

Massive solar storms are naturally-recurring events, study finds — and we’re unprepared for them

Sunny days ahead!

Saturn’s rings are raining down — in about 100 million years, they’ll be gone

If you like it then you should have kept the rings on it.

Nuclear-powered ‘tunnelbot’ could probe the depths of Europa’s oceans

Europa’s almost as cold as your ex’s heart, just as frozen.

Ice in glaciers on Mount Everest is warmer than expected — or “hoped” for

“Warm” ice is a problem.

No Photoshop involved: this iceberg really is almost perfectly rectangular

It’s as if someone cut it with a knife.

Barents Sea just crossed a climate tipping point — and we watched it happen

We’ve changed the sea.

A new study reveals why ice gets so slippery — and it wasn’t what we expected

The next time you slip on a lick of ice, at least you’ll know the physics behind it!

Arctic sea ice chock-full of microplastics, with over 12,000 particles per litre of ice

It should basically be called Arctic sea plastic by now.

Ice-VII found in nature for the first time, suggests aqueous fluid present in Earth’s deep mantle

A strange form of ice is intriguing scientists.

Climate change is link between record-low Arctic ice cover, freak weather in Europe and the US

The Arctic’s getting really hot.

Scientists reproduce superionic ice thought to exist in Uranus’ core

Water was subjected to a pressure millions of times higher than at Earth’s sea level.

Cliffs of pure, blue water-ice spotted just below Mars’ surface

That’s a lot of water.

We’re one step closer to understanding the Mpemba effect, or why hot water freezes faster

Physics, the original troll.

Melt runoff is making the waters around Greenland less saline

The consequences are important for ecosystem health.

Gaping hole larger than the Netherlands opens up in icy sea off Antarctica

Scientists caution that it’s too early to involve climate change in this instance.

For the first time, scientists catch water turning into ‘ice seven’ — a strange form of alien ice

Ice isn’t as boring as you think.