Media Mentions

Climate Modellers take Tropical Approach

Ten-year US-led project seeks to plug gaps in global-warming simulations.
Publisher: 
Nature
Date: 
Tuesday, October 20, 2015

UAF Scientist Named Head of Massive Arctic Environment Study

It’s the million-dollar question: What can we expect from our climate in the future? A new study of Arctic ecosystems aims to help answer just that question and an Alaska professor has been named as the chief scientist for the study.
Publisher: 
Anchorage Daily News
Date: 
Sunday, August 30, 2015

UAF Professor Leads Arctic Ecosystem Science Initiative

University of Alaska Fairbanks professor Vladimir Romanovsky has been named chief scientist for a U.S. Department of Energy initiative to study Arctic ecosystems.
Publisher: 
Permafrost Laboratory
Date: 
Saturday, August 29, 2015

Do Knoxville: Take a hike, learn about Smokies careers, Field School classes and other outdoor activities: Climate Change Talk

The Harvey Broome Group of the Sierra Club is sponsoring a presentation entitled “The Next Generation Ecosystem Experiment in the Arctic” by Dr. San Wullschleger, the Project Lead Scientist, from the ORNL Climate Change Science Institute.

ORNL Part of Project to Study how Tropical Forests Respond to Climate Change

Researchers from Oak Ridge National Laboratory will play key roles in an expansive new project that aims to bring the future of tropical forests and the climate system into much clearer focus.
Publisher: 
Oak Ridge Today
Date: 
Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Characterizing Permafrost Microbes in a Changing Climate

In the effort to curb climate change by reducing global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, thawing permafrost poses a critical challenge.
Publisher: 
Phys.Org
Date: 
Wednesday, March 4, 2015

The Hidden Perils of Permafrost

There’s something buried in the Arctic soil that could have a huge effect on the future of our planet’s climate.
Publisher: 
KQED
Date: 
Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Jinyun Tang Wins Outstanding Publication Award

Earlier this month (August 2014) ESD’s Jinyun Tang received honorable mention for the Gene E. Likens Junior Scientist (early-career) Outstanding Publication award.
Publisher: 
LBNL - ESD News & Events
Date: 
Monday, August 25, 2014

Improving How We Model Climate Change

In this presentation, learn how sophisticated climate models are developed and how research being conducted on the North Slope of Alaska is helping to improve prediction of climate throughout the Arctic.
Publisher: 
UAF - Facebook Page
Date: 
Thursday, August 21, 2014

Massive Arctic Research Project Offers More Climate Change Insight, Predictions

In the not too distant future, scientists around the globe will have a better grasp of the effects of our warming planet thanks to a massive, 10-year research project happening now on the North Slope.
Publisher: 
The Arctic Sounder
Date: 
Friday, July 4, 2014