16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
The Arctic region is the first victim of climate change. Image abstraction is the vulnerability of our planet: so beautiful and fragile. The sapphire-colored ponds are formed by the intense solar radiation during the summer. The darker color absorb more of the sun’s heat accelerating the ice melting.
© Alessandra Meniconzi.
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||Oct. 17, 2018, 2:35 p.m.