Launched in the fall of 2006 and scheduled to continue until late summer of 2009, the remarkable Extreme Ice Survey archive will ultimately total more than 300,000 photographs--a treasure trove of data for researchers and a portrait of nature as arresting and unforgettable as it is ominous.
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If you are a true believer, you can find better ways to convince the great unwashed of your message of salvation.
By illustrating the disappearance of arctic ice he is alerting us to the reality that will creep south to our backyard in the coming decades.
I do not think this does the photos justice, I would have liked to have seen a bigger book and no distracting seam in the photos.
I am new to understanding the climate change issues. With every point that argues towards a crisis, there exists a counter argument that it doesn't exist. Read morePublished 15 months ago by J. Espinoza
Nice book, really great presentation in the hard cover folder package which was not stated, to my recollection, in the item description. Great price too. Read morePublished on February 6, 2013 by mwoel777
Extreme Ice NOW: Vanishing Glaciers and Changing Climate, published by National Geographic in 2009, includes essays by award-winning author/photographer James Balog, along with... Read morePublished on January 18, 2013 by Mary Whipple
I leafed through this book which was a gift. Very interesting to say the least.Published on June 14, 2010 by Gina Fleming
"Extreme Ice Now" is a fine picture book.
It is also an extremely enthusiastic advocate of you doing your
personal best to fight global climate change of the... Read more
Stunning full-page color photos in a fine small book with slipcase makes EXTREME ICE NOW a fine pick for any collection strong in changing nature in the world. Read morePublished on June 16, 2009 by Midwest Book Review
James Balog is a very brave and amazing photographer. To really understand this book you should watch the PBS documentary Extreme Ice to see the dangerous nature of producing this... Read morePublished on June 15, 2009 by Future Watch Writer