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Stories with subject: Glaciology
  • Scientists, tribe study shrinking Washington state glacier story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Aug-28-15 11:34 am

    MOUNT BAKER, Washington - Mauri Pelto digs his crampons into the steep icy slope on Mount Baker in Washington state and watches as streams of water cascade off the thick mass of bare, bluish ice. Every 20 yards, the water carves vertical channels in the face of the glacier as it rushes downstream.

  • Scientists, tribe study shrinking Washington state glacier story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Aug-28-15 9:06 am

    MOUNT BAKER, Washington - Mauri Pelto digs his crampons into the steep icy slope on Mount Baker in Washington state and watches as streams of water cascade off the thick mass of bare, bluish ice. Every 20 yards, the water carves vertical channels in the face of the glacier as it rushes downstream.

  • Massachusetts governor leads ALS ice bucket challenge 
    Updated: Aug-10-15 5:23 pm

    BOSTON - A deep freeze fell briefly upon Beacon Hill on a warm August day as Gov. Charlie Baker, members of his staff and other top state officials took the ice bucket challenge to help find a cure for Lou Gehrig's disease.

  • Gov. Baker to take ice bucket challenge for ALS research 
    Updated: Aug-09-15 1:01 pm

    BOSTON - He's gotten a buzz cut for cancer research and now Gov. Charlie Baker is planning to take the ice bucket challenge to help find an ALS cure.