Rivers

If You’re Missing A Colossal Disk Of Ice, This City In Maine Definitely Found It

If You’re Missing A Colossal Disk Of Ice, This City In Maine Definitely Found It

This week in the city of Westbrook, Maine, a huge, rotating circle of ice formed on the Presumpscot River. While it seems like it could be an omen of the impending apocalypse or a particularly low-effort attempt at a crop circle by extraterrestrials, in reality it appears to be another…

What Caused An Entire Yukon River To Vanish Almost Overnight?

What Caused An Entire Yukon River To Vanish Almost Overnight?

Last summer, a team of geologists set out on an expedition to study Slims River in the Yukon, but when they got there, the once majestic river was nowhere to be seen. The scientists attribute the missing river to a retreating glacier, which caused a dramatic shift in the direction…