Quantcast

Latest Alberto Behar Stories

NASA Sub Helps Explore Depths Of Antarctica
2013-03-01 21:01:43

NASA is best known for its explorations away from this planet, but the US space agency has a whole other program aimed at investigating the depths of this planet.

78e457608cb74072121eea1bf57ac7661
2009-12-16 09:27:00

Researchers learning more about how water beneath glaciers contributes to ice loss.

b8f3a9c82d6ffe10b5c389010907b5751
2008-09-22 11:45:00

A US rocket scientist sent 90 rubber ducks into the ice of the fastest-moving Greenland glacier, hoping someone finds them if they emerge in Baffin Bay.

c008245dbc6cf8d6982e9006e8cabbe41
2006-12-12 08:55:00

A moulin is a narrow, tubular shaft in a glacier that provides a pathway for water to travel from the glacier's surface to its bottom.


Word of the Day
immane
  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.
Related