NASA is highlighting Associate Professor Leigh Stearns' work on the Hubbard Glacier and featuring some of images from Stearns' paper as their Image of the Day. The paper was published online by the Journal of Geophysical Research on April 27.
The Advance of Hubbard Glacier : Image of the Day
This tidewater glacier in southeast Alaska is not like the others; it’s advancing, and threatens to transform a fjord into a lake.

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