Tag: greenland

Jul 18, 2018

Incredible Timelapse Shows 300 ft Tall Iceberg Drift Perilously Past Small Village

Incredible Timelapse Shows 300 ft Tall Iceberg Drift Perilously Past Small Village

An ominous, 11 million-ton iceberg lurches past the small Greenlandic village of Innaarsuit

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Jul 13, 2018

Timelapse Shows 10 Billion Tons of Ice Calving Off a Glacier in Greenland

Timelapse Shows 10 Billion Tons of Ice Calving Off a Glacier in Greenland

An iceberg the size of Manhattan calves off the Helheim Glacier over a period of 30 minutes

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Dec 10, 2014

Arctic Auroras in Ultra HD

Arctic Auroras in Ultra HD

“Two Lands – Greenland | Iceland” was shot over 10 days by Joe Capra (aka Scientifantastic). Joe spent 4 days shooting in Iceland and 6 days shooting in Greenland to capture aurora borealis in glorious 4K. Greenland locations include: Kangerlussuaq, Ilulissat, Ilimanaq, Ilulissat Ice Fjord, Russell Glacier, Greenland Icecap, and Disko Bay. Iceland locations…

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Dec 30, 2013

Artist Fulfills Late Mother’s Dream to Visit Greenland and Create Art

Artist Fulfills Late Mother’s Dream to Visit Greenland and Create Art

Artist Zaria Forman In August of 2012, artist Zaria Forman led an Arctic art expedition called Chasing the Light aboard the Wanderbird up the NW coast of Greenland. The body of work—a series of large-scale pastel drawings on paper—sought to document climate change through art. As Zaria recalls on her website: “My mother, Rena…

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Jul 20, 2013

Picture of the Day: A Mighty Iceberg in Greenland

Picture of the Day: A Mighty Iceberg in Greenland

A MIGHTY ICEBERG IN GREENLAND Photograph by Rita Willaert In this fantastic capture by Rita Willaert, we see a large iceberg in Northeast Greenland National Park. The iceberg was spotted at 70°N 26°W. Northeast Greenland National Park is the world’s largest and most northerly national park. It protects 972,001 km2 (375,000 sq…

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