Ice Melts Layer by Layer (image) Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research Share Print E-Mail Caption Ice melts as described in the text layer by layer. Credit © MPIP Usage Restrictions Only use with credit. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.