Antarctica’s Mount Erebus is the most southerly active volcano in the world. Inside the ice caves the volcano’s warm, wet air freezes into frost crystals that grow into different shapes, depending on how the air currents flow. Here, an expedition member investigates the passages of Hut Cave. PHOTOGRAPH BY CARSTEN PETER, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC

Antarctica’s Mount Erebus is the most southerly active volcano in the world. Inside the ice caves the volcano’s warm, wet air freezes into frost crystals that grow into different shapes, depending on how the air currents flow. Here, an expedition member investigates the passages of Hut Cave. PHOTOGRAPH BY CARSTEN PETER, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC

40. la #grotte de glace, la #calotte glaciaire du #Vatnajökull, Islande - 50…

40. la #grotte de glace, la #calotte glaciaire du #Vatnajökull, Islande - 50…

#FRANCE, Église Saint-Étienne-le-Vieux (Old St. Stephen's), Caen, #Normandy. The original ca. 1066 Romanesque church was destroyed during the English sieges of 1346 and 1417 (the Hundred Years War) and subsequently rebuilt in a Gothic style. The old church was saved from demolition by Arcisse de Caumont in 1847, but was partially destroyed by World War II bombing in 1944.

#FRANCE, Église Saint-Étienne-le-Vieux (Old St. Stephen's), Caen, #Normandy. The original ca. 1066 Romanesque church was destroyed during the English sieges of 1346 and 1417 (the Hundred Years War) and subsequently rebuilt in a Gothic style. The old church was saved from demolition by Arcisse de Caumont in 1847, but was partially destroyed by World War II bombing in 1944.

Snow chimneys on Mount Erebus, Antarctica: the southernmost active volcano on Earth. | 30 Natural Phenomena You Won’t Believe Actually Exist

30 Natural Phenomena You Won’t Believe Actually Exist

Snow chimneys on Mount Erebus, Antarctica: the southernmost active volcano on Earth. | 30 Natural Phenomena You Won’t Believe Actually Exist

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Light filtering down inside the conical ice chimney of a Mount Erebus volcanic vent. Antarctica.

Light filtering down inside the conical ice chimney of a Mount Erebus volcanic vent. Antarctica.

Glacier Cave A small "glacier cave" on the north polar ice cap offers a frigid refuge and and a wide sampling of exotic ice crystals. While many conventional caves are born from the actions of water and rock they form differently on Arctic's floating pack ice. Large glacier caves here grow where fissures are cut, and subsequently enlarged through the ice sheet, by the actions of seasonal meltwater or geothermal vents.

Glacier Cave A small "glacier cave" on the north polar ice cap offers a frigid refuge and and a wide sampling of exotic ice crystals. While many conventional caves are born from the actions of water and rock they form differently on Arctic's floating pack ice. Large glacier caves here grow where fissures are cut, and subsequently enlarged through the ice sheet, by the actions of seasonal meltwater or geothermal vents.

Warren Cave, Antarctica

Warren Cave, Antarctica

Ice cave in Juneau, Alaska.

Ice cave in Juneau, Alaska.

Ice Cave, Iceland- I'm thinking a layover in iceland on the way to France! I've always wanted to go there after watching Heima- the documentary on sigur ros.

Ice Cave, Iceland- I'm thinking a layover in iceland on the way to France! I've always wanted to go there after watching Heima- the documentary on sigur ros.

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