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We illustrate changes to Himalayan glaciers through art, science, and adventure.
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Founded in 2007 by mountaineer, photographer and filmmaker David Breashears, the GlacierWorks team has made fourteen expeditions to the Greater Himalaya. 

Retracing the steps of pioneering alpine photographers and explorers, we have recorded losses and changes to many glaciers that are inaccessible to all but the most skilled climbers.

Our high-resolution gigapixel photography enables viewers to experience the glaciers as never before: up-close and with extreme precision. 

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Many of you have been asking for PRINTS of our GIGAPIXEL IMAGE - finally, it's here. Get yours as a THANK YOU for a donation at www.glacierworks.org/home/prints 
#Everest #gigapixel #riversofice  
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This great article from +icimod reminds us of our time on the Lirung #glacier! Just look at that cute monkey. 

http://bit.ly/1b8VVwh
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David #Breashears  made an appearance on +Weekends with Alex Witt this past Sunday. If you missed it, here's your chance to watch!
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It's the 60th anniversary of the historic first #Everest  ascent, and opening day for our new website! We invite you to come, look, and share!
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From Delhi to Hong Kong, this site's got us hooked. #HiddenJourneys  
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Best. Commute. Ever. 

Our team on their way home from a day taking pictures of the longest glacier in the Himalayas: Ngozumpa Glacier is 22 miles long! Explore the Gigapixel image at 
http://explore.glacierworks.org/#trek/ngozumpa

© 2010, David Breashears, GlacierWorks
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It's World Environment Day! What steps are YOU taking towards sustainable consumption? +UNEP #thinkeatsave
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Hey - there sure are a lot of you out there all of a sudden! Here's another piece of #mountain  trivia: can anyone identify the region in which THIS photo was taken?

(Spoiler Alert: you can find the answer here - http://explore.glacierworks.org/#begin)
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What are you doing at 2pm EST? +reddit  #IAmA   #Everest  
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