In The News

A listing of news articles referencing Dark Snow Project, Jason Box, and the study of Greenland’s glaciers.

  1. Deutsche Welle, Greenland: Land of ice on fire, August 17, 2017
  2. Arctic Deeply Scientists Harness Wind to Study Greenland Ice Sheet July 13, 2017
  3. Business Monkey Wind sled completed its 2017 expedition in Greenland July 3, 2017
  4. MTV News Black carbon varies, but stubbornly persists, in snow and ice around the world July 1, 2017
  5. Black carbon varies, but stubbornly persists, in snow and ice around the world July 1, 2017
  6. University of Colorado (news release) Black carbon persists in snow and ice around the world July 1, 2017
  7. Real news Network Estimates of Sea Level Rise by 2100 Have Tripled in the Past Few Years June 26, 2017
  8. New York Times Global Warming Cited as Wildfires Increase in Fragile Boreal Forest May 10, 2016
  9. Minnesota Public Radio Canadian wildfire soot may accelerate Greenland ice melt, May 18, 2016
  10. Democracy Now! Voluntary Pledges Aren’t Enough: Glaciologist Says Nonbinding Emission Reductions Won’t Cut It December 11, 2015
  11. Slate Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Is Coming to America January 13, 2015
  12. Skeptical Science Crowdfunding Support for Science: The Dark Snow Project March 17, 2015
  13. Mother Jones These Stunning Photos of Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You Sep 19, 2014
  14. Slate Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You Sep 17, 2014
  15. Sierra Rise – Sierra Club – Stories to save the planet The Dark Snow Project July 24, 2014
  16. The Guardian The Dark Snow team investigates the source of soot that’s accelerating Greenland ice melt July 24, 2014
  17. The Weather Network, Scott Sutherland Drone’s-eye view reveals just how polluted and soot-covered Greenland’s glaciers have become July 14, 2014
  18. Real Time with Bill Maher News Makers interview segment and HBO link including backstage interview ews Makers interview segment, 7 min July 11, 2014
  19. Mother Jones Dark Snow Is Accelerating Glacier Melting From the Arctic to the Himalayas July 7, 2014
  20. The Guardian Dark snow: from the Arctic to the Himalayas, the phenomenon that is accelerating glacier melting July 6, 2014
  21. Weather Underground, Jeff Masters
    The Heat is on in Greenland: Support the Dark Snow Project

    June 25th, 2014
  22. Scientific American
    Wind-Blown Dust Darkens Greenland, Speeding Meltdown

    June 11th, 2014
  23. Science
    Greenland Is Getting Darker

    June 8th, 2014
  24. PBS Nova
    Greenland’s Disappearing Glaciers—A Tale of Fire and Ice

    May 19th, 2014
  25. NBC TV special with Ann Curry
    Our Year of Extremes

    April 7th, 2014
  26. Boulder Weekly
    A Darker Shade of Snow: Boulder Weekly cover story

    January 9th, 2014
  27. Tree Hugger
    How punk rock science explains glacier melt

    July 26th, 2013
  28. Rolling Stone
    Greenland’s Melting Ice Sheets: Climate Change’s Disastrous Effects

    July 26th, 2013
  29. Ensia

    July 15th, 2013
  30. Take Part
    What the Ice Is Telling Us

    June 13th, 2013
  31. The Guardian
    Why Greenland’s darkening ice has become a hot topic in climate science

    June 12th, 2013
  32. Take Part
    Can the First Crowdfunded Science Expedition Save Greenland’s Ice?

    June 6th, 2013
  33. Great Lakes Echo
    Michigan videographer tackles Greenland snow melt

    May 15th, 2013
  34. Climate Progress
    Help Crowdfund The Dark Snow Project Research Trip To Greenland, As McKibben And Sinclair Join Jason Box

    May 14th, 2013
  35. Midland Daily News
    Sinclair to be part of Dark Snow Project

    February 8th, 2013
  36. Outside
    Dark Snow Project’s Crowdfunded Climate Science Experiment

    March 11th, 2013
  37. Mother Jones
    Humans Have Already Set in Motion 69 Feet of Sea Level Rise

    January 31st, 2013
  38. BBC Radio 5
    Greenland’s Ice

    January 31st, 2013
  39. Climate Desk
    Humans Have Already Set in Motion 69 Feet of Sea Level Rise

    January 31st, 2013
    Scientist Seeks Connection Between Fire and Ice in Greenland

    January 30th, 2013
  41. Arctic Sea Ice Blog
    Dark Snow Project

    January 27th, 2013
  42. Mother Jones
    Why Greenland’s Melting Could Be the Biggest Climate Disaster of All

    January 24th, 2013
  43. Climate Denial Crock of the Week
    Dark Snow Project Brings People Power to Climate Science

    January 24th, 2013
    ‘Dark snow’ project turns to crowdfunding for Greenland expedition

    January 17th, 2013
  45. Skeptical Science
    Dark Matter for Greenland Melting

    January 7th, 2013
  46. Slate Magazine
    Ice Swirls off the Coast of Greenland… For Now

    January 7th, 2013
    Climate Change and the vicious circle of ice can be even meaner

    December 16th, 2012
  48. Science 2.0
    The Little-Discussed Impact Of Wildfires In Greenland Snowpack Melting

    December 10th, 2012
  49. Anchorage Daily News
    Soot from jets, tundra fires implicated in Arctic ice melt

    December 10th, 2012
  50. Scientific American
    Arctic Wildfire Soot Darkening Greenland Ice Sheet

    December 7th, 2012
  51. Discovery News
    Soot Speeding Greenland’s Ice Melt

    December 6th, 2012
  52. NBC News
    Arctic wildfire soot darkening Greenland ice sheet

    December 7th, 2012
  53. The Guardian
    Smoke from Arctic wildfires may have caused Greenland’s record thaw

    December 7th, 2012
  54. Grist
    Greenland’s ‘extraordinary’ summer ice melt may have been caused by tundra fires

    December 7th, 2012
  55. Climate Central
    Arctic Wildfires Speed Melting of Greenland Ice: Study

    December 7th, 2012
  56. Science Daily
    Fire and Ice: Wildfires Darkening Greenland Snowpack, Increasing Melting

    December 5th, 2012
  57. Slate
    Scientists Ask Blunt Question on Everyone’s Mind

    December 5th, 2012
  58. Huffington Post
    Arctic Wildfires Speed Up Greenland Ice Melt, Study Says

    December 7th, 2012
  59. Business Insider
    Satellite Observations Suggest A New Cause Of Greenland’s Freakish Melting This Summer

    December 7th, 2012
  60. PHYS ORG
    Fire and ice: Wildfires darkening Greenland snowpack, increasing melting

    December 5th, 2012