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ice : frozen water (ice, 2015) [1]blank.gifWebster | OneLook | Visuwords
cryosphere : the frozen part of the Earth's surface, including the polar ice caps, continental ice sheets, glaciers, sea ice, and permafrost (cryosphere, 2015) [2]blank.gifWebster | OneLook | Visuwords
pole : either extremity of an axis of a sphere and especially of the earth's axis (pole, 2015) [3]blank.gifWebster | OneLook | Visuwords

Spotlight


Climate Change Is Affecting Earth’s Gravity!


Earth's Gravity Dips from Antarctic Ice Loss Discovery News (Patrick J. Kiger, DNews)

Arctic Sea Ice has its lowest extent since satellite images began.


16-foot Waves Measured in Arctic Ocean Where There Was Once Only Ice (Jane J. Lee, National Geographic)
Once-frozen Arctic sea now gets 16-foot wavesMatt Cantor, USA Today)

Arctic Sea Ice News & Analysis (National Snow Ice Data Center)
Arctic Ocean (Wikipedia)

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Resources


NASA | A Short Tour of the Cryosphere


Terrestrial poles and climatic changes


Arctic Death Spiral Watch: (Cryosp)here Today, Gone Tomorrow (Joe Romm, Think Progress)

Path of huge flood that caused ancient 'Big Freeze' located (Charles Q. Choi, OurAmazingPlanet via NBC News)

These are links to resources organized by a classification scheme developed exclusively for Cosma. more...

Type

Subject Specific Links
portal

National Snow Ice Data Center
dictionary

OneLook Merriam-Webster Free Wiktionary Visuwords
encyclopedia

Wikipedia
directory

Free Internet Public Library dmoz Commercial Best of the Web
search

"cryosphere" DuckDuckGo WolframAlpha
product

shop Amazon eBay gift Zazzle
library

Library of Congress
lcsh

WorldCat (OAIster) Library of Congress UPenn Online Books Open Library Hathi Trust
book

ISBNdb Google Books eBooks.com Barnes and Noble Amazon eBay Books
education

Globio Glossopedia, Arctic Globio Glossopedia, Antarctica
course

Open Education Consortium
blog

WordPress
news

NPR Archives Google News
article

Google Scholar
government

USA.gov

U.S.S. Jeannette


In the Kingdom of Ice


The Hair-Raising Tale of the U.S.S. Jeannette's Ill-Fated 1879 Polar Voyage (Simon Worrall, National Geographic)

USS Jeannette (Wikipedia)

Places


Ice Castles from above Lincoln, NH


Frozen Fortress (Michael Sutton and Julian Tryba)


Ice Castle Dazzles New Hampshire Tourists


‘Ice Castles,’ a frozen playground in New Hampshire, is open (Emily Anderson, Boston.com)

Ice Castles, Lincoln, New Hampshire (Official Site)
Ice Castles, Other Sites (Official Site)

Ice castle (Wikipedia)
Ice palace (Wikipedia)

Ice Hotel Guided Tour - Hotel de Glace Quebec City Canada


Mega-Structures Ice Hotel


More Ice Hotels on YouTube...

Fun


Arctic Swell - Surfing the Ends of the Earth


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Cryosphere - Google News


Credit

Editor Mary E. Hopper
Contributor Neil R. Carlson


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  1. ^ ice. (2015). In Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary (11th ed.). Retrieved June 21, 2015, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ice
  2. ^ cryosphere. (2015). In Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary (11th ed.). Retrieved June 21, 2015, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cryosphere
  3. ^ pole. (2015). In Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary (11th ed.). Retrieved June 21, 2015, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pole