Jagmail Singh was aboard an Antonov An-12 plane which crashed on the Dhakka glacier
The massive ice sheet of East Antarctica, which is up to 4 kilometres thick and holds enough frozen water to raise sea levels by more than 50 metres, is more unstable than previous studies have suggested, scientists said.
Today the premiere of the Alan Patridge Film Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa will take place in glamorous Norwich (where else?). To celebrate, we've collated some of the most enlightening pronouncements from everyone's favourite radio DJ.
It is impossible to believe no other manager could have played him better
In a show of exuberant generosity and breadth, images of natural beauty and brutal destruction jostle with Flickr fun
A tourist has captured dramatic footage of the moment an ice bridge on a glacier collapsed.
Most experts believe they have underestimated the effects of climate change, survey suggests
Tommy Steele is not the first performer that you'd associate with Dickens's misanthropic old tight-wad - a man described in A Christmas Carol as "hard and sharp as flint...secret, and self-contained, and solitary as an oyster".
'I'm an obsessive alchemist when it comes to packing. I always travel light'
Scientists warn that neither the cause nor the consequence of today’s new record retreat for Arctic sea ice should be ignored. But with drilling opportunities at stake, which interest will prevail?
For the second time in two years a huge piece of ice has broken away from the Petermann Glacier in Greenland -fuelling concerns about global warming.
An avalanche has smashed into a Pakistani army base on a Himalayan glacier along the Indian border, burying around 100 soldiers, the military said.
The glaciers of the Himalayas, suppliers of fresh water to more than a billion people, are undoubtedly retreating because of global warming, the head of the UN's climate change body reaffirmed yesterday – two years after he was embroiled in an international political row about similar forecasts.
Head of IPCC's claim of meltdown caused outcry two years ago – now he's repeated the warning
Christmas books of the year
As tributes are paid to the young man killed by a polar bear in Norway, questions are asked about the system supposed to prevent such attacks