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July 26th, 2019|

Living on the Ice in Juneau, Alaska

Jonny Kingslake and Elizabeth Case are developing a technique that uses ice-penetrating radar to measure how quickly snow turns to ice. To take measurements, they camped in the Juneau icefields for a few weeks.

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December 12th, 2016|

New Project to Study Arctic Sea Ice Change

The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation announced a $3.7 million grant to Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory for research on changing patterns of sea ice in the Alaskan Arctic.

November 16th, 2016|

Where Trees Meet Tundra, Decoding Signals of Climate Change

In the far north, climate is warming two to three times faster than the global average. How will these changes affect tundra and boreal forests?

August 9th, 2016|

A Migration Mystery

Ecologist Natalie Boelman is part of a multi-year field campaign to understand the impacts of climate change in Alaska and western Canada.