Alaska: AK-01 Columbia Glacier Kadin (Narrated)

This short, time-lapse video shows the changes in the Columbia Glacier from May 12, 2007 to August 20, 2010. Narration provides general description of the geophysical dynamics and processes.

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Extreme Ice Survey

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Should be used with other related videos and background materials on the Extreme Ice Survey website.

This short clip can be shown in conjunction with any discussion on the impacts of global warming. There will be a need to describe how the motion of glaciers today are different from the motions in the past (use Google Scholar and search on "climate change" glaciers).

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