Green appears because the water that freezes is extremely rich in algae, hence the colour. Brown, yellow, and even black stripes are caused by sediments picked up along the way when the ice sheet was sliding downhill.

Green appears because the water that freezes is extremely rich in algae, hence the colour. Brown, yellow, and even black stripes are caused by sediments picked up along the way when the ice sheet was sliding downhill.

Deb and Dave of theplanetd.com took these absolutely stunning Antarctica ice pictures on their trip

Antarctica Ice in Photos

Waves surge round an ice arch on an ancient blue iceberg. Antarctica: Antarctica: Arctic & Antarctic photographs, pictures & images from Bry...

Waves surge round an ice arch on an ancient blue iceberg. Antarctica: Antarctica: Arctic & Antarctic photographs, pictures & images from Bry...

In March, Siberia's Lake Baikal is particularly amazing to photograph. The temperature, wind and sun cause the ice crust to crack and form beautiful turquoise blocks or ice hummocks on the lake’s surface. //So pretty EL//

10 Most Amazing Lakes in the World

In March, Siberia's Lake Baikal is particularly amazing to photograph. The temperature, wind and sun cause the ice crust to crack and form beautiful turquoise blocks or ice hummocks on the lake’s surface. //So pretty EL//

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