Climate modellers take tropical approach
The US Department of Energy has approved a campaign to better understand the response of tropical forests to rising levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide.
Read the full article in Nature.com.
Summer in the Arctic
Did you know that one of the best places to study global warming is actually in one of the coldest climates on the planet?
Read the full article in NewsWise.com.
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.
Read the full article in Arctic Newswire.
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.
Read the full article in Phys.Org.
Permafrost science heats up in the United States
The US Department of Energy (DOE) is embarking on a US$100-million research programme to investigate what will happen to the 1,500 billion tonnes of organic carbon locked up in frozen soils of the far northern permafrost when they thaw in the rapidly warm
Read the full article in Nature.
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.
Read the full article in Knoxville News Sentinel.
NGEE Arctic Broadcasts “Live” from the Coastal Plain of Alaska
Today we took another step by broadcasting live from the tundra where we are working for the next couple of weeks. The Google Hangout was led by the Public Affairs Department at LBNL, and featured scientists working in Barrow and others in laboratories ba
Read the full article in Next Generation Ecosystem Experiment Blog .
IARPC Webinar Available - Next-Generation Ecosystem Experiment
The Arctic Observing, Modeling, and Terrestrial Ecosystems Collaboration Teams of the Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee (IARPC) are hosting a webinar about the Next-Generation Ecosystem Experiment (NGEE). The webinar will be held Thursday, 22 M
Read the full article in Arctic Reserch Consortium of the United States .
Photosynthesis, Earth System Models, and the Arctic
Alistair Rogers presents NGEE Arctic research at prestigious “Genome to Biome” Gordon Conference
Read the full article in Gordon Research Conferences .
Bill Cable (UAF) and NGEE Arctic subsurface temperatures featured in FrostByte video made for the Permafrost Young researcher’s workshop at EUCOP 18-21 June 2014, Évora, Portugal