Our editors delve into Curiosity's top stories every day on a podcast that's shorter than your commute. Click here to listen and learn — in just a few minutes!
A Source Of Life
Watch And Learn: Our Favorite Content About Ice Behavior
Brinicles: Icicles O' Death
Share the knowledge!
Key Facts In This Video
Brinicles are icicles that grow so fast, they can be observed in real time. 00:00
When ocean water freezes, only the water freezes and the salt and other ions are pushed out. 00:59
Scientists report finding "black pools of death" where brinicles are or used to be. 02:02
Wake up with the smartest email in your inbox.
Our Best Articles Daily