Ice

Ice is water frozen into a solid state. Depending on the presence of impurities such as particles of soil or bubbles of air, it can appear transparent or a more or less opaque bluish-white color. In the Solar System, ice is abundant and occurs naturally from as close to the Sun as Mercury to as far away as the Oort cloud objects. Beyond the Solar System, it occurs as interstellar ice. It is abundant on Earth's surface – particularly in the polar regions and above the snow line – and, as a common form of precipitation and deposition, plays a …

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MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 18 June 2024 English

Vice Admiral Sir Humphrey Thomas Walwyn (1879–1957) was the British-appointed governor of Newfoundland from 1936 to 1946 – a period of remarkable change that would culminate in Newfoundland’s union with …

the Imogene on the ice at the front. 78 12 The Imogene pushing through heavy ice. 78 13 The Imogene and dangerous enterprise conducted off- shore on ice that drifted south from Arctic waters, supplemented (1916–2009) be- came participants when they went to the ice aboard the Imogene, a vesselIntroduction · 19 owned


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 12 June 2024 English

In 1909 Myrtle and Ernest Webb took possession of an ordinary farm in Cavendish, Prince Edward Island. Ordinary but for one thing: it was already becoming known as inspiration for …

could be.24 But snow on the roads and fields, like ice on the rivers, actually made travel easier on the sort of weather to clean it of snow and hit the ice. After one cold, windy night, “Keith froze ears bad fun when you could. 16 March 1926 Fine. Finished ice. Skating to-night. Hooking. Have sold a lot of wood winter for ice and a bad one for wood. Each year, the Webbs checked to see when the ice in the pond inches was the minimum, and in March 1926, the ice was 30 inches. Large slabs were sawn free, hauled


NSP: New Society Publishers · 11 June 2024 English

Leadership for the Great Transition—a changemaker’s toolkit for cultivating personal and community resilience The Regeneration Handbook offers an abundance of insights, stories, tools, practices, and resources for experienced and aspiring …

regions, where increased temperatures have caused ice to melt, expos- ing darker land and ocean beneath heat, warming the planet further and melting more ice even faster. The yin-yang, associated with Taoist


DDN: Dundurn Press · 11 June 2024 English

An anarchist online group sets out to assassinate the corporate elites they believe have turned culture into a digital nightmare.“A blistering look at what our online and offline lives have …

skillfully pretended he cared about the Antarctic ice sheet, goofing off on his father’s money for a doc- trussed into nooses, up on gallows, rendered on an ice floe adrift on an Arctic- green sea. Polar bear criminals are hung, dropped through a trap door in the ice floe, their game characters actually killed. Brilliant students to the South Pole to see the changes in the ice. And then to Montana to see the melting glaciers


CHB: Coach House Books · 4 June 2024 English

Rocky meets Elmore Leonard meets Miranda July as Pillow Wilson, a past-his-prime boxer, trains for his last title shot. Shenanigans ensue. Boxer ‘Pillow Fist’ Pete Wilson should be preparing for …

the formerly frozen bottle of water he’d used to ice his plantar fascia from under the couch toward her


DDN: Dundurn Press · 4 June 2024 English

A diasporic collection of essays on music, memory, and motion.In this powerful and deeply personal collection, Gloria Blizzard uses traditional narrative essays, hybrid structures, and the tools of poetry to …

best dresses. We had ornamented cakes and vanilla ice cream. Unfortunately, the hotel’s air conditioning


Oceans North · 30 May 2024 English

Fisheries that target forage fish species are some of the largest in the world, and there In order to estimate the value of leaving forage are 17 forage fish stocks …

ICES Journal of Marine Science, 76(4), 859-869 6 FAO. 2014. The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture 2014.


Fraser Institute · 28 May 2024 English

Summary This essay evaluates past carbon emission reduction and the feasibility of eliminating fossil fuels to achieve net-zero carbon by 2050. Despite international agreements, government spending and regulations, and technological …

across the 122-year span (see figure 1) (IEA, 2023b). Ice core analyses show that CO2 levels were close to


DDN: Dundurn Press · 28 May 2024 English

“A window into Canada's role in the making of Ernest Hemingway in clear, clean prose.” — Lee Gowan, author of The Beautiful PlaceSent to cover bank robber Red Ryan’s daring …

carefully on the spoon. He gets another glass of ice- cold water from the bathroom and drips it ever


CASP: Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention · 23 May 2024 English

One initiative is developing a micro-credential course for students in the therapeutic recreation program at Douglas College to equip students with the skills and knowledge for suicide response and to …

having history traced back to the Great Flood, and an Ice Age. Spakwus Slolem is pleased and honoured to present


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