Media Mentions

70th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting

Three LANL postdocs, including Chuck Abolt, were invited to 70th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting for their distinguishing work in the sciences.
Publisher: 
Los Almos National Laboratory
Date: 
Monday, October 25, 2021

ORNL expertise supports latest IPCC report

Improved data, models and analyses from researchers in the latest global climate assessment report provide new levels of certainty about what the future holds for the planet.
Publisher: 
Oak Ridge National Laboratory News
Date: 
Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Alaska infrastructure at risk of failure

Infrastructure in Alaska and elsewhere in the Arctic will deteriorate faster than expected due to a failure by planners to account for the structures' impact on adjacent permafrost.
Publisher: 
EurekaAlert!
Date: 
Thursday, June 24, 2021

CryoSat 10th Anniversary Science Conference

The CryoSat 10th Anniversary Science Conference has been confirmed to take place on 14-17 June 2021 Virtually
Publisher: 
EESA
Date: 
Thursday, April 22, 2021

38th International Polar Symposium

"Environmental changes in polar regions: New Problems - New Solutions" to be held 18-20 November 2021.
Publisher: 
Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun
Date: 
Thursday, April 22, 2021

Climate - Permafrost Lost

ORNL News highlights permafrost study
Publisher: 
Oak Ridge National Laboratory News
Date: 
Monday, February 15, 2021

New Climate Warnings in Old Permafrost

A new study shows a few degrees of warming can trigger abrupt thaws of vast frozen lands, releasing huge stores of greenhouse gases and collapsing landscapes.
Publisher: 
Science
Date: 
Friday, October 16, 2020

Earth Science Women's Network Member Spotlights - Colleen Iversen

Dr. Colleen Iversen is an ecosystem ecologist who uses a variety of field and laboratory techniques to understand and predict how ecosystems are shaped by environmental change.
Publisher: 
Earth Science Women's Network
Date: 
Friday, February 7, 2020

Controls on Nitrogen Nutrient Availability in the Arctic Tundra

Scientists measured how nitrogen availability to plants varies spatially and temporally in the Arctic tundra.
Publisher: 
Biological & Environmental Research
Date: 
Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Breaking the Ice: ORNL Explorer Back from the Arctic

You think it's cold in East Tennessee? Try getting close to the North Pole, where the wind chills in early autumn routinely whip down to -25°C (-13°F).
Publisher: 
WVLT
Date: 
Thursday, January 23, 2020