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Types Of Ice Coolers And Their Usage: Things To Know

Are you thinking of buying a cooler? Great! But take care you don’t buy the wrong kind. Yes, there are several types of coolers in the market. It all depends on your particular need and taste. We have got a dedicated article for the best personal coolers, in case you are interested. Okay, let’s learn […]

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  • March 19, 2017
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Greenland ice sheet: sensitive + melting fast

About 10% of the world’s fresh water is stored in the Greeland ice sheet: a cap of freshwater ice that covers more than 50,000 km² of inland Greenland’s landmass. If the Greenland ice sheet melts completely, predictions are that the release of that 10% of water will raise our planet’s sea level about 7 metres. […]

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  • February 25, 2017
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Terje Isungset: Ice Trumpeter Seeks Glaciers

One thing that strikes me about at Norwegian percussionist Terje Isungset‘s invented instruments is how personalized they are. Isungset is one of only a handful of people in the world to make ice percussion instruments. And I’m pretty sure he’s the world’s sole crafter – or at least the master crafter – of ice trumpets. […]

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  • February 25, 2017
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International Freezer Appreciation Day: Aug 7/09

Documentation of moving Rachel Wiegers’ deep freeze, including her description of why freezers matter so much to Yukoners even though they live in a massive freezer for several months each year, is now posted as the final installment of IFAD. Aug 8/09 Wednesday August 12 (laptop is currently down) Monday Aug 10 will be the […]

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  • February 25, 2017
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Ice in Lit: Operation Northern Shield (excerpt)

Lance Blomgren’s Operation Northern Shield (ONS) is a speculative research project investigating the possibility of new settlements in the Canadian arctic. Inspired by Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s well-publicized obsession with Canadian sovereignty in the far north—not to mention its wealth of resources and economic potential—ONS depicts the world where ice is both material and idea, building material […]

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  • February 25, 2017
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Phenom: Candle ice

One thing I’ll be exploring on this blog is the amazing range of ice types and ice phenomena that exist, both naturally and in manufactured forms. This week I’ve been fascinated by seeing candle ice for the first time, though I’m pretty sure I heard plenty of it tinkling past on the Red River the […]

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  • February 25, 2017
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Best Manual Ice Crushers Of 2017: Reviews & Buying Guide

The best manual ice crusher is a must-have kitchen appliance. When hosting a party, you’ll need to provide your guests with cool refreshing beverages. And these machines will help you shave your ice cubes into smaller, more manageable chunks as your guest would prefer.These machines are a perfect choice if you’re making a cocktail, holding […]

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  • Updated April 18, 2017
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10 Best Commercial Ice Machines Of 2017: Reviews by Expert

So your restaurant, bar, kiosk, or coffee shop has been receiving high demands for ice lately, but you can’t meet them? Don’t panic. Invest in the best commercial ice machine on the market right now, and let it generate all the ice your clients are always demanding.And I tell you, if you’re going to meet […]

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  • Updated May 9, 2017
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