Media Mentions

Margaret Torn Named 2017 American Geophysical Union Fellow

Margaret Torn named AGU Fellow

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Focused on Climate Change, Governor of California Visits Nome

Governor of California Visits Nome

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Dr. Richard Norby named Fellow in the American Geophysical Union

Richard Norby Named AGU Fellow

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Tracking Nitrogen in Arctic Plants

Prevailing nutrient uptake models do not fit Arctic plants. Scientists test a new option that overcomes older models’ shortcomings.

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Root Traits Explain Nitrogen Uptake in Arctic Tundra; Colleen Iversen

Root traits and nutrient competition approach explain NGEE-Arctic observations

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Defrosting the World’s Freezer: Thawing Permafrost

Snowy peaks rise up in one direction; boggy tundra spreads across the other. Fuzzy heads of long-stemmed plants sway in the wind, interspersed with bog blueberries.

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Director's Early Scientific Career Achievement Award: Haruko Wainwright

For pioneering zonation-based estimation methodologies, with a focus on novel approaches that use geophysical data and their application to DOE challenges in environmental remediation, carbon cycle, and water resources.

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Scientists Measure Pulse of CO2 Emissions During Spring Thaw in the Arctic

Findings by Berkeley Lab researchers mean the Arctic may be even less of a carbon sink than previously thought

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Aquatic Plants May Accelerate Arctic Methane Emissions

About two thirds of the gas produced by a study area near Barrow, Alaska, came from increasingly abundant greenery covering only 5% of the landscape, researchers estimate.

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Tennessee: Connected to the Arctic through Service & Science

Tennessee has a long history as the “Volunteer State” — so known because our citizens volunteered their lives in support of the War of 1812 at the Battle of New Orleans, and Texan independence in 1836 at the Alamo/

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