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- Alps : European mountain range stretching from Austria and Slovenia to Switzerland and France; contains Mont Blanc, the highest point of which is 4,808 meters.
- Antarctica : The Earth's southernmost continent, located almost entirely south of the Antarctic Circle; covers the South Pole.
- Global warming : The increase in the average temperature of the Earth's near-surface air and oceans in recent decades and its projected continuation.
- Hudson Bay : A large (1.23 million km²) body of water in northeastern Canada on the Arctic Ocean.
- Iceland : Sparsely populated island country in the northern Atlantic Ocean with capital city Reykjavík.
- Lake Ontario : One of the North American Great Lakes.
- Lake Tonawanda : A proglacial lake that existed briefly on the height of the Niagara Escarpment, as the Laurentide glaciation retreated.
- Laurentide glaciation : The most recent glacier to span much of North America.
- Ohio : The 17th state admitted to the United States of America.
- Prince William Sound : Add brief definition or description
- South Georgia : British-administered island in the southern Atlantic Ocean east of Cape Horn, and a dependency of the Falkland Islands.
- Valley glacier : A stream of ice that originates in the snowfields of a high mountain range and flows down a preexisting stream valley.
- Water : A chemical compound with one oxygen and two hydrogen atoms (H20). It is often in a liquid form and makes up the bulk of the oceans, lakes, rivers and living organisms.