Media Mentions

Climate modellers take tropical approach

October 20th, 2015

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

June 23rd, 2015

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

August 30th, 2015

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

March 4th, 2015

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

December 19th, 2011

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

May 7th, 2015

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

April 25th, 2014

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

IARPC Webinar Available - Next-Generation Ecosystem Experiment

May 22nd, 2014

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

Photosynthesis, Earth System Models, and the Arctic

June 9th, 2014

Alistair Rogers presents NGEE Arctic research at prestigious “Genome to Biome” Gordon Conference

Read the full article in Gordon Research Conferences .

FrostByte Video

June 18th, 2014

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

Read the full article in Climate and Cryoshpere .