Climate Science

DEEPICE: Network of young researchers to unveil past climate change in Antarctica

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DEEPICE: Network of young researchers to unveil past climate change in Antarctica

A network of international researchers launches a European collaboration this week ( 14 October 2021). This collaboration will train a new generation of scientists to understand how past climate changes … The post DEEPICE: Network of young researchers to unveil past climate change in Antarctica appeared first on British Antarctic Survey.

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Frozen in time: climate change challenge to be showcased at upcoming sustainability conference

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Frozen in time: climate change challenge to be showcased at upcoming sustainability conference

A dramatic art installation symbolising our warming climate will be launched at the Cambridge Cleantech annual conference on 20 October as the city’s innovators and scientists gather together to brainstorm … The post Frozen in time: climate change challenge to be showcased at upcoming sustainability conference appeared first on British Antarctic Survey.

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Britain’s Arctic Research Station celebrates 30 years of science and monitoring climate change

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Britain’s Arctic Research Station celebrates 30 years of science and monitoring climate change

The Arctic Station in Ny-Ålesund, Svalbard in Norway, the UK’s permanent Arctic research facility, celebrates its 30 years anniversary this week (Tuesday 28 September) as it continues to undertake critical … The post Britain’s Arctic Research Station celebrates 30 years of science and monitoring climate change appeared first on British Antarctic Survey.

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Societal importance of Antarctic negative feedbacks on climate change: blue carbon gains from sea ice, ice shelf and glacier losses.

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The post Societal importance of Antarctic negative feedbacks on climate change: blue carbon gains from sea ice, ice shelf and glacier losses. appeared first on British Antarctic Survey.

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High geothermal heat flow beneath Thwaites Glacier in West Antarctica inferred from aeromagnetic data.

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Warming Western Antarctic Peninsula waters impact plankton community

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Warming Western Antarctic Peninsula waters impact plankton community

Warming water and receding sea ice in the Western Antarctic Peninsula is changing the local plankton community with potential consequences for climate change, according to research led by scientists from … The post Warming Western Antarctic Peninsula waters impact plankton community appeared first on British Antarctic Survey.

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IPCC: Polar scientists welcome Climate Change Assessment

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IPCC: Polar scientists welcome Climate Change Assessment

CAMBRIDGE: British Antarctic Survey welcomes the publication of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Working Group 1 component of its Sixth Assessment Report.  This assessment brings together the latest advances in … The post IPCC: Polar scientists welcome Climate Change Assessment  appeared first on British Antarctic Survey.

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Climate change risk to emperor penguins

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Climate change risk to emperor penguins

British Antarctic Survey scientists have contributed to a new study published today (3 August)  which provides valuable new data highlighting how emperor penguins extinction risk is increased due to rapid … The post Climate change risk to emperor penguins appeared first on British Antarctic Survey.

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The call of the emperor penguin: Legal responses to species threatened by climate change

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Towards Net Zero: demystifying the terminology

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Towards Net Zero: demystifying the terminology

For the inaugural Net Zero Awareness Week (17-23 July), Natalia Ford — Sustainability Manager at British Antarctic Survey, raises some of the challenges of talking about reducing carbon emissions and … The post Towards Net Zero: demystifying the terminology appeared first on British Antarctic Survey.

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