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Glaciers are growing around the world,
including the United States
 

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List of Expanding Glaciers

 
Glaciers growing on Mt. Shasta - Record snowfall to spur even more growth
28 Mar 11 - The media has done a great job of covering this up, but the fact is that all seven glaciers on California’s Mount Shasta are growing. See Glaciers growing on Mt. Shasta

Glaciers growing in Italy
8 Feb 11 - Glaciers are growing on two different mountains in Italy -
Mount Canin and Mount Montasio. Will you see this in the main-stream media?
Glaciers growing in Italy


India - Record snowfall revives 2,000 glaciers  
17 Feb 11 - Already more snowfall this month than
1998 record for the entire month. Think you'll see
this in the mainstream media?

See India - Record snowfall revives 2,000 glaciers  

 

Area Of Thick Arctic Ice Doubled In Last Two Years
31 Dec 10 - It has doubled since 2008.

 

Antarctica - Highest September snowfall on record -
Third largest sea-ice extent

17 Oct 10 - September 2010 was the third largest sea ice extent on record, behind 2006 (largest) and 2007 (second largest).
See Antarctica - Highest September snowfall on record

Arctic Ice Thickening
2010 Ice Gain vs. 2008
27 Sep 10 - Don't let them scare
those global warming bucks right
out of your wallet.
See Arctic Ice Thickening

Giant Iceberg Breaks off Growing – Growing! - Greenland Glacier
12 Aug 10 – You’ve probably seen those articles about a huge ice island breaking off a Greenland glacier. Many of those articles are trying to blame global warming. But before you buy into that, please be aware that Petermann Glacier has been advancing for years.
Giant Iceberg Breaks off Growing – Growing! - Greenland Glacier

 

Glacier Accused of Global Warming Denies Allegation
Among other things, this article talks about "Gerry Mander, a spokesman for global warming guru Albert Arnold Bore, who won awards for his bullshit propaganda film ‘A Convenient Pack of Lies.’"
See Glacier Accused of Global Warming Denies Allegation


Ice-loss estimates double - even triple - the truth

8 Sep 10 - The rate at which ice is disappearing from Greenland
and Western Antarctica has been seriously overestimated, scientists
now admit. Antarctica as a whole is gaining ice.
See Ice-loss estimates double - even triple - the truth

 

Antarctic sea ice peaks at
third highest in satellite record

1 Jul 10 - But no mention in the
mainstream media
See Antarctic sea ice peaks at
third highest in satellite record

Melting of Greenland ice mimics 1920s-1940s event
Researchers see this as a cause for alarm, rather than proof that it's
simply part of a natural cycle and not driven by humans.
See Melting of Greenland ice mimics 1920s-1940s event



Bare-faced lies - glacier advances but headline
screams "global warming"

31 Jul 09 - Today the Daily Mail Reporter ran a series of
photos showing the rapid advance of 
the Breidamerkurjokull
glacier.
But their headline shouted "How global warming is
changing the face of the northern hemisphere." 
See Bare-faced lies - glacier advances but headline screams global warming



Antarctica growing colder - Ice expanding
18 Apr 09 - "Ice is expanding in much of Antarctica," says this
article. In addition, the South Pole has shown "significant cooling
in recent decades".
See Antarctica growing colder - Ice expanding



Contrarian New Zealand Glaciers Keep Growing
3 May 09 - We keep hearing that the world's glaciers are retreating, but
this article admits that some, including glaciers south of the equator in South
America and New Zealand, are still growing.
See Contrarian New Zealand Glaciers Keep Growing


Glacier scientist knew data hadn't been verified
2035 melting date plucked from thin air
Himalayan glaciers in Karakoram range actually growing rapidly

24 Jan 10 - "The scientist behind the bogus claim in a Nobel Prize-winning
UN report that Himalayan glaciers will have melted by 2035 last night admitted
it was included purely to put political pressure on world leaders."
See Glacier scientist knew data not verified

 

Largest glacier in Argentina advancing
15 Jun 09 – "Argentina's Perito Moreno glacier is (supposedly) one of only a few ice fields worldwide that have withstood rising global temperatures.”
See Largest glacier in Argentina advancing


Melting Himalayan glaciers - Not an iota of scientific evidence

20 Jan 10 - "The health of the glaciers is a cause of grave concern,
but the IPCC's alarmist position that they would melt by 2035 was
not based on an iota of scientific evidence," says India's Environment
Minister Jairam Ramesh.
http://www.usatoday.com/weather/climate/globalwarming/2010-01-20-
un-panel-himalayan-glaciers_N.htm

 

Glaciers Growing in
Western Himalayas
24 May 09 – In a defiant act
of political incorrectness, some
230 glaciers in the western
Himalayas - including Mount Everest, K2 and Nanga
Parbat -
are actually growing. See Glaciers Growing in Western Himalayas


Glaciers in western Himalayas thickening and expanding
 
23 Nov 08 - A study published by the American Meteorological Society
found that glaciers are only shrinking in the eastern Himalayas. Further
west, in the Hindu Kush and the Karakoram, glaciers are "thickening 
and expanding".
See Glaciers in western Himalayas thickening and expanding



Ice not paying attention to warm-mongers
Arctic sea ice thickening

12 Oct 09 – “As a Colorado Rockies playoff game is snowed out, scientists
report that Arctic sea ice is thickening and Antarctic snow melt is the lowest
in three decades. Clearly, Arctic sea ice is not following the consensus touted
by Gore and the warm-mongers.”
See Arctic sea ice thickening


Arctic sea-ice 500,000 square kilometers (190,000 sq miles)
more than at this time last year

By Christopher Booker
05 Sep 09 – "The extent of the ice now is 500,000 sq km (190,000 sq miles)
greater than it was this time last year – which was, in turn, 500,000 sq km more
than in September 2007."
See
Arctic sea-ice 500,000 sq km more than last year
 

Chacaltaya glacier - unfortunate symbol for the IPCC
26 Jan 10 - Bolivia’s rapidly diminishing Chacaltaya glacier is a widely used symbol of human-caused global warming. However, this glacier's retreat  is demonstrably not due to increasing temperatures caused by CO2 emissions.
See Chacaltaya glacier - an unfortunate symbol for the IPCC


Extra ice time fattens up polar bears
19 Aug 09 - "The cooler-than-usual summer produced thicker ice on
Hudson Bay, giving the area's polar bear population several extra days
to feed on tasty ringed seals."
See Extra ice time fattens up polar bears

 

Oops - West Antarctic Ice Sheet
not losing ice as fast as we thought

20 Oct 09 — New measurements by
GPS Network suggest the rate of ice
loss of the West Antarctic ice sheet
has been slightly overestimated.
See Oops - West Antarctic Ice Sheet not losing ice as fast as we thought


Greenland icecap thickens slightly "despite warming"

20 Oct 05 - Greenland's ice-cap has thickened slightly in recent years
despite wide predictions of a thaw triggered by global warming, a team
of scientists said on Thursday.
See Greenland icecap thickens slightly


Indian Scientists Debunk UN Glacier Retreat Claim
28 Aug 09 – Disputing the forecast made by the IPCC that the
glaciers in the world's highest mountain range could vanish within
three decades, V. K. Raina, a leading glaciologist and former
Additional Director-General of Geological Survey of India (GSI),
claimed recently that the glaciers are undergoing natural changes
which are witnessed periodically.
See Indian Scientists Debunk UN Glacier Retreat Claim
 

Hubbard Glacier refuses
to fade away

18 Jul 09 - A few weeks ago I ran an article about Alaska's Hubbard Glacier advancing seven feet per day. Here's a lot more info on Hubbard Glacier, including a link where you can track its progress. See
Hubbard Glacier refuses to fade away

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Alaska’s Hubbard Glacier still advancing, but at a slower pace
By Climatologist Cliff Harris
30 Jun 09 – It appears to be continuing its advance into the fjord and
should eventually (maybe as early as next year, but almost certainly
within the next thirty or forty years) wrap itself around Gilbert Point
and turn the fjord into a glacier formed lake.
See Alaska’s Hubbard Glacier still advancing


Alaska's Hubbard Glacier advancing 7 feet per day!

10 May 09 – This from climatologist Cliff Harris of the Coeur d’Alene Press.
It's possible that the glacier could close the fjord by later this summer if the
current rate speeds up, says Harris.
See Alaska's Hubbard Glacier advancing 7 feet per day!
 

New Zealand Glaciers Growing "Despite Global Warming"
15 May 09 –Today the New Zealand Herald (page A12) announced that
"The Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers are still growing, despite global warming, ..."
See New Zealand Glaciers Growing Despite Global Warming
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Alaska’s ice thickens over unusual summer
By Climatologist Cliff Harris
9 Jun 09 – “Two hundred years of glacial shrinkage in Alaska, and then came
the winter and summer of 2007-2008. "In mid-June, I was surprised to see
snow still at sea level in Prince William Sound," said USGS glaciologist Bruce
Molnia. Bering Glacier did not become snow free until early August.
See Alaska’s ice thickens over unusual summer


Arctic ice twice as thick as expected
By Christopher Booker
9 May 09 - "As the clock ticks down towards December's historic
UN Copenhagen conference on climate change, the frenzied efforts of the
warmists to panic us over all that vanishing Arctic and Antarctic ice are
degenerating into farce."
See Arctic ice twice as thick as expected ..
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Antarctic ice growing, not shrinking
By Greg Roberts
18 Apr 09 - "Ice is expanding in much of Antarctica, contrary to the
widespread public belief that global warming is melting the continental ice cap."
See Antarctic ice growing, not shrinking
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Antarctic sea ice up 4.7% since 1980 - where is the media?
5 Apr 09 – Yes, you read that right. The amount of sea ice around Antarctic has increased  4.7% since 1980. Yet all we hear about are the comparatively tiny areas where the ice is melting. Where is the media? See
Antarctic sea ice up 4.7% since 1980

 

Arctic Sea-Ice Extent:
Updated Daily

7 Apr 09 – Here’s a website
that shows the daily extent of
Arctic Sea Ice from 2002
until the present.
See
Arctic Sea-Ice Extent:
Updated Daily

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Oops. We overlooked 193,000 square miles of ice
19 Feb 09 – Today, the National Snow and Ice
Data Center (NSIDC) admitted that they’ve underreported Arctic ice extent by 193,000 square miles (500,000 sq km). That's the size  of 10 states!
See We overlooked 193,000 square miles of ice

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Glaciers in Norway Growing Again
Scandinavian nation reverses trend, mirrors
results in Alaska, elsewhere, reports the Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate.
See Glaciers in Norway Growing Again

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Glaciers in western Himalayas thickening and expanding  
Arctic ice cover above it’s 30-year average
23 Nov 08 - A study published by the American Meteorological Society
found that glaciers are only shrinking in the eastern Himalayas. Further
west, in the Hindu Kush and the Karakoram, glaciers are "thickening
and expanding".
See Glaciers in western Himalayas thickening and expanding
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New Study Finds Greenland Ice Melt not changing
3 Jul 08 - A new Dutch study of 17 years of satellite measurements of ice
movement in western Greenland concludes that the speedup of the ice is a
transient summertime phenomenon.
See New Study Finds Greenland Ice Melt not changing
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Glaciers growing on Canada’s tallest mountain
17 Nov 08 – The ice-covered peak of Yukon's soaring Mount Logan
may be due for an official re-measurement after readings that suggest
this country's superlative summit has experienced a growth spurt.
See Glaciers growing on Canada’s tallest mountain
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Arctic Sea Ice Growing at Fastest Rate in Recorded History
7 Nov 08 - An abnormally cool Arctic is seeing dramatic changes to
ice levels. The total amount of ice, which set a record low last year,
grew in October at the fastest pace since record-keeping began in 1979.
See Arctic Sea Ice Growing at Fastest Rate in Recorded History
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Antarctic Ice Sheet growing
enough to lower sea levels

This paper, published in 2006, shows
that the Antarctic ice sheet is gaining
enough ice to lower – lower! - global
sea levels by 0.08 mm year.
See Antarctic Ice Sheet growing
enough to lower sea levels

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Alaska's Glaciers Are Growing
By Dennis T. Avery - 28 Oct 08 – “Alaska’s glaciers grew this year, after
shrinking for most of the last 200 years. The reason? Global temperatures
dropped over the past 18 months. The global mean annual temperature has
been declining recently because the solar wind thrown out by the sun has
retreated to its smallest extent in at least 50 years.
See Alaska's Glaciers Are Growing
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Alaskan Glaciers Grow for First Time in 250 years
16 Oct 08 - High snowfall and cold weather to blame leading
to the increase in glacial mass.
See Alaskan Glaciers Grow for First Time in 250 years
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Much of Antarctica has been cooling for the last 35 years
Thirteen researchers found that temperatures dropped an average of
1.23 degrees Fahrenheit per decade from 1986 to 2000.
See Much of Antarctica has been cooling for the last 35 years
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Climate change chicanery
Less ice in the Arctic in 1893 than today
14 Sep 08 – Lewis Gordon Pugh tried to paddle a kayak to the Pole
to demonstrate the vanishing Arctic ice. While still 600 miles short of
his goal, he met with ice so thick that he had to turn back. Conveniently
forgotten, is that in 1893 the Arctic was so ice-free that a Norwegian
explorer was able to kayak above 82 degrees north, 100 miles nearer
he Pole.
See Climate change chicanery
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Alaskan glaciers advance one-third mile in less than a year
17 Jul 07 - "At least three glaciers in the same bay have advanced 
in one year," says scientist at the Geophysical Institute at the 
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Alaskan Glaciers Advance One-Third Mile 


Arctic ice INCREASES by nearly a half million square miles
over same time period in 2007

18 Jul 08 - Excerpt: the latest information on Arctic ice conditions is
just in from the National Snow and Ice Data Center.
See Arctic ice INCREASES by nearly a half million square miles
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California Glaciers Growing …
so let’s rhapsodize about global warming
9 Jul 08 – An AP article today admits that all seven
glaciers on California’s Mount Shasta are growing,
then goes on to rhapsodize about global warming.
See California Glaciers Growing


Against odds, glacier grows in cauldron of Mt. St. Helens
15 May 08 – Inside the Mount St. Helens volcano "an unexpected
phenomenon is taking place: a glacier is growing." “It may be the only
growing glacier in America - or maybe the world. What a lie!
See Glacier grows in cauldron of Mt. St. Helens


Antarctic glaciers surge due to volcanic activity?
24 Feb 08 - Much higher up the glacier there is evidence of a volcano that erupted 
through the ice about 2,000 years ago. "The whole region could be volcanically active, 
releasing geothermal heat to melt the base of the ice and help its slide towards the sea."
See Antarctic glaciers surge to ocean


Magma May Be Melting Greenland Ice
18 Dec 07 - I added another article to this posting
13 Dec 07 - Scientists have found at least one natural-magma hotspot under
the Greenland Ice Sheet where heat from Earth’s insides could seep through,
See Magma May Be Melting Greenland Ice


Did earthquake trigger Antarctic ice collapse?
27 Mar 08 - There's been little or no publicity about an earthquake 
on the Pacific-Antarctic ridge 3930 km (2440 miles) SE of Wellington, 
New Zealand on 17 March 08.
See Did earthquake trigger Antarctic ice collapse?
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Antarctic Ice Disappearing? Don’t you believe it
27 Mar 08 - "It’s a naturally occurring event," says Hans Schreuder, 
"a MINOR event in world or Antarctic terms. 
Here’s a map showing just how small an area it is."
http://www.ilovemycarbondioxide.com/Antarctic.html
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It appears that Arctic ice isn't vanishing after all

4 Feb 08 - The latest satellite findings of northern hemisphere
sea ice area show it almost back to 13 million sq km.
See Arctic ice isn't vanishing after all
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Global Warming? New Data Shows Ice Is Back
19 Feb 08 - A Feb. 18 report in the London Daily Express
showed that there is nearly a third more ice in Antarctica than
usual, challenging the global warming crusaders and buttressing
arguments of skeptics who deny that the world is undergoing
global warming.
See Most snow cover since 1966
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Deep freeze in western Greenland

15 Feb 08 - The ice between Canada and southwestern 
Greenland has reached its highest level in 15 years.
See Most Ice in 15 Years
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Too Much Ice: Polar Bears Starving
16 Feb 08 - Al Gore says the polar bear need more ice to survive... 
Now we have a lot of ice, but the polar bear is starving and find 
their food at the garbage dumps in towns.
See Too Much Ice
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Ice returns as Greenland temperatures plummet
16 Jan 08 - A brutal cold snap is raging across Greenland. 
See Greenland Temperatures Plummet
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Arctic Ice Freezing at Record Rate
12 Dec 07 - Some 58,000 square miles of ice formed per day for 
10 days in late October and early November, a new record.
See Arctic Ice Freezing at Record Rate


Glaciers Growing in France and Switzerland
28 Jun 07 – This news comes from a recent article in 
the Journal of Geophysical Research. 
See Glaciers Growing in France and Switzerland
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Mount St. Helens’ Crater Glacier Advancing Three Feet Per Day
25 Jun 07 - See Crater Glacier
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Fox, Franz Josef glaciers defy trend
New Zealand's two best-known glaciers 
still on the march
- 31 Jan 07
See Franz Josef Glacier
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Manipulation of public perceptions 
4 Dec 07 - While the media raised alarms over Arctic ice melt, they did
not report that Antarctic winter sea ice extent was the greatest on record.
See Manipulation of public perceptions
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Reports of Record Arctic Ice Melt Disgracefully Ignore History - 9 Sep 07
See Reports of Record Arctic Ice Melt Disgracefully Ignore History
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Mt. Blanc Glaciers Refuse to Shrink
"Geodetic measurements carried out in 1905 and 2005 on the highest ice fields of the Mont Blanc range indicate small thickness changes and show that these very high-elevation glaciated areas have not been significantly affected by climate change over the last 100 years."
See Mt Blanc Glaciers Refuse to Shrink


Himalayan Glaciers Not Shrinking
Glacial Experts Question Theory of Global Warming

15 Feb 07 - See Himalayan Glaciers Not Shrinking
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Re-freeze begins in Arctic seas
22 Sep 07 - Arctic ice now covers 1.61 million 
square miles, up from 1.59 million on September 16.
See Re-freeze Begins
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No Global Warming in Antarctica

See No Global Warming in Antarctica
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See also Greenland Icecap Growing Thicker  
and Antarctic Icecap Growing Thicker
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Rate of discharge at two of Greenland’s largest glaciers slows
13 Feb 07 - Glacial Discharge Slows
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Record snows crush historic Antarctic hut - 28 Nov 06 
See Record Snows Crush Antarctic Hut
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Antarctic Ice Sheet Growing
– Sea Levels Falling
8 Nov 06 - Antarctic Ice Sheet Growing – Sea Levels Falling
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Another iceberg sighting
-12 Nov 06
See Another New Zealand Iceberg
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Large icebergs headed toward New Zealand coast
See Icebergs Spotted off New Zealand
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Greenland losing about 100 billion tons of ice a year

That’s what the headline says. But when you get into the article 
you learn that the rate of loss is much lower than other research 
has suggested. (Less than half.)
See A hundred years for sea levels to rise half-an-inch
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Antarctica growing colder - Measurements from NOAA show that 
the vast preponderance of Antarctica cooled from 1982 to 2004.
See Antarctica Growing Colder
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Himalayan glaciers not melting the way we’re being told
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17 Oct 06 
Glaciers in the Himalayas have not drastically shrunk and are unlikely 
to melt away in coming decades, said Chinese scientists Zhang Wenjing.
See Himalayan glaciers not melting
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Antarctic Cooling Five Times Faster Than in Past 150 Years

See Antarctic Cooling Picks Up Speed
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Yet More Glaciers Growing Due to "Global Warming"
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11 Sep 06
See More Glaciers Growing
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Glaciers growing because of "global warming," new study claims
24 Aug 06 - See Glaciers growing because of global warming
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ce and snow piling up over a large area of Antarctica
- 19 May 2005 - 
See Antarctic Icecap Growing Thicker
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Antarctic
snow pack increasing 5 feet per year
 - 18 Jul 05 – 
See Antarctic Icecap Growing Thicker
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See also Greenland Icecap Growing Thicker  
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Glaciers growing because of global warming, new study claims
24 Aug 06 - See Glaciers growing because of global warming
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Fifty of New Zealand's glaciers are growing -12 Jan 06
Two are advancing about three feet (one meter) a week.
Rare Icebergs Spotted off New Zealand - 6 Jan 05 
See New Zealand Glaciers Growing
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Greenland
glaciers double their rate of advance  
- 3 Feb 06
See Rate_of_Advance_Doubles
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Snow Job
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The truth about the great overhyped glacier melt
June 5, 2006 -
See excerpts from Snow Job 

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Icebreakers can’t keep up
- 5 Jul 06
Icebreakers are having trouble getting through unusual ice build-up in McMurdo Sound. 
See Ice Breakers Can't Keep Up
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Glaciers Skating Away Fast!

That's what the headline says. But when you read the article you find that the Kangerdlugssuaq Glacier southeast of Greenland is advancing at the rate of more than seven miles (12 km) per year!

See Glaciers Skating Away

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Some glaciers in South America, including the Pio XI and Moreno Glaciers, are growing. 
Chile's Pio XI Glacier is the largest glacier in the southern hemisphere. 
The Moreno Glacier is the largest glacier in Argentina. I
 find it curious that news reports do not mention these two huge glaciers.  
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Click here to read this page in Spanish
http://mitosyfraudes.8k.com/Calen2/Glaciares.html
(Thanks to Eduardo Ferreyra, of the Argentinean 
Foundation for a Scientific Ecology,
for the translation) 

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Antarctic glaciers surging -  Masses of Antarctic ice have been moving twice as fast as usual, say researchers in a recent article in Science. Five of the six glacial tributaries that fed the Larsen Ice Shelf have entered "active surging phases." It is clear, they said, that the Boydell, Sjogren, Edgeworth, Bombardier and Drygalski glaciers are all surging. Mar 9, 2003. The Seattle Times.

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Russian glaciers surging -  On September 20, 2002, a huge 22-million ton piece of the gigantic Maili Glacier broke loose and crashed down a steep gorge into the village of Kami killing more than 150 people and injuring hundreds more.

The 500-foot wall of ice had been growing for six years. The Maili Glacier is just one of several glaciers in the North Caucasus Mountains that have been EXPANDING at an alarming rate. Other towns in the region have been partially buried by these advancing walls of ice. One local scientist in southern Russia said, "we may be seeing the beginning of a new great ice age!!!" (Thanks to climatologist Cliff Harris and meteorologist Randy Mann for this info.)

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Antarctic growing colder. Although the Antarctic Peninsula-a thin sliver of land that juts above the Antarctic Circle-has been warming, temperatures in the vast empty spaces of East Antarctica have been falling for decades. (Time, "Cracking the Ice, 3 Feb 2003)
www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1101030203-411420.00.html

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Greenland growing colder. Studies of historical meteorological data show that temperatures in this northern polar region have been falling. Over the last 40 or 50 years there has been  "statistically significant cooling, particularly in south-western coastal Greenland. Sea-surface temperatures in the Labrador Sea also fell. The studies were made by Dr. Edward Hanna, from the University of Plymouth, UK, and Dr. John Cappelen, of the Danish Meteorological Institute, and presented in the Journal of Geophysical Review Letters. BBC News. 11 March 2003. http://news.bbc.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/2840137.stm

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Russia abandons Ice Station Vostok. Mar 4, 2003. For the first time ever, Russia is forced to abandon its base at Vostok. Due to heavier than usual pack ice, supply ships have been unable to reach their usual docking berths, leaving them unable to deliver fuel and supplies. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/2818025.stm

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Alaska's Hubbard Glacier surging. Yakutat, Alaska. July 15, 2002. Bulldozing a gravel moraine in front of it, the Hubbard Glacier is advancing so rapidly that has nearly cut off Russell Fiord from Disenchantment Bay. The resulting ice and gravel dam is cutting off the supply of salt water, turning Russell Fiord into Russell Lake, endangering the small fishing village of Yakutat.  

Russell "Lake" is now rising at the rate of six inches a day as freshwater from snowmelt and rainfall continues pouring in. Once the lake level rises to about 130 feet, it will begin spilling over into the nearby Situk River basin, flooding the usually tranquil stream. This would all but destroy the world-class salmon and steelhead fishing in the area, and devastate Yakutat's economy. 

The Hubbard Glacier, 73 miles long and 6 miles wide at the face, is the largest tidewater glacier in North America. 


See http://www.usgs.gov/public/press/public_affairs/press_releases/pr1597m.html

For real time water level readings at Russell Lake, see
http://waterdata.usgs.gov/ak/nwis/uv?site_no=15130000&agency_cd=USGS

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Ice dam collapses, creating second largest glacial flood in historic times. http://www.usgs.gov/public/press/public_affairs/press_releases/pr1638m.htm

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Melting glacier 'false alarm.' Aug 22, 2002. News Telegraph. Pictures claiming to show how man-made global warming has caused Arctic glaciers to retreat are at best misleading, says leading glaciologist.

 The pictures, which compared the size of a glacier on Svalbard in 1918 with its size in 2002, included the warning that global warming caused by man-made greenhouse gases was causing Arctic glaciers to melt.

Those assertions are misleading at best, says Professor Ole Humlum, a leading Norwegian glaciologist. "That glacier had already disappeared in the early 1920s," says Humlum. "[It disappeared] as a result of a perfectly natural rise in temperature that had nothing to do with man-made global warming."
See http://news.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2002/08/17/wglac17.xml

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Extreme cold over South Pole reveals global warming models are wrong. Auckland (AFP) Sep 10, 2002. A discovery that it is much colder over the South Pole than believed has exposed a major flaw in the computer models used to predict global warming. 

Scientists based at the Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station have found that it is 36 to 54 degrees Fahrenheit (20 to 30 degrees C) colder than computer models showed.

The findings, by Chester Gardner, a professor of electrical and computer engineering at the University of Illinois, Weilin Pan, a doctoral student at Illinois, and Ray Roble of the US National Center for Atmospheric Research, published their findings in the American Geophysical Union Letters. See spacedaily.com/news/020910020829.wq287cho.html 
Thanks to Cory VanPelt for this link
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Alaska Glacier Surges -17 Mar 06 
See
McGinnis Glacier

 




 



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