Melt

climate change

‘Climate Crisis’ Will Claim One-Third of Himalayan Glaciers by 2100

"Mountain people are really getting hit hard."
Sarah Emerson
2.4.19
climate change

Canada’s Melting Glaciers Are Causing Sea Level Rise Around the World

Canada holds 25 percent of all Arctic ice, only behind Greenland.
Kate Lunau
2.15.17
2016

11 Festivals That Were Actually Worth Going to This Year

Festivals can be sweltering, crowded, and expensive, but sometimes it pays off with one perfect weekend.
THUMP Staff
12.15.16
Premieres

Boxed In's "Forget" Does the Opposite of What It Says on the Tin

DIY but high def, super pop but super cool. This London quartet are killing it.
Kim Taylor Bennett
8.11.16
russia

A Nuclear-Powered US Military Ice Base Will Resurface as the Arctic Melts

Toxic pollutants, including radioactive coolant, are buried there.
Kate Lunau
8.5.16
Melt

A Melting Antarctica Could Push Sea Levels to Rise More than 3 Feet by 2100

A new study suggests that sea-level rise could happen faster than predicted.
Kate Lunau
3.30.16
Cheese

This Is the Perfect Grilled Cheese, According to Science

“The Science of the Perfect Grilled Cheese Sandwich” explains that a perfectly melted grilled cheese is all about the gooeyness or stretchability of the cheese.
Alex Swerdloff
11.10.15
Melt

If We Burn All the World's Fossil Fuels, We'll Melt Antarctica & Flood the Earth

Scientists have finally answered the 'Antarctica Question,' and the answer is: Stop burning goddam coal and oil.
Brian Merchant
9.11.15
Photo

Kanghee Kim Makes Fun and Funny Art with Candles and Fruit

If it's not funny, it's probably not worth doing.
Kanghee Kim
9.4.15
Science

Future Ice Cream Might Not Melt Thanks to One of Japan's Weirdest Foods

Researchers have figured out how to use natto—the much-reviled dish of gooey fermented soybeans—to make ice cream unmeltable.
Alex Swerdloff
8.31.15
Interviews

Former Vivian Girl Cassie Ramone Hates Your Stupid Rules, Starts a Punk Rock Supergroup

The indie songwriter starts a new punk band featuring members of Dum Dum Girls and XRay Eyeballs.
Bryn Lovitt
6.5.15
video

Watch This Clump of Gak Barely Melt Under a Ball of Red-Hot Nickel

Need sound.
Jordan Valinsky
3.13.15
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