One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A bright appearance of the sky caused by reflection from a distant ice sheet.
- ‘We were in 24 hours of daylight now, but fog and iceblinks obscured our vision much of the time.’
- ‘A passage in Worsley's Endurance describes how early Antarctic sailors searched the clouds for iceblinks.’
- ‘The penguins are ‘real’, as much as the sky, the northern light and those iceblinks from the icicles.’
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