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Seasonal Arctic summer ice extent still hard to forecast.

A new study lead by Prof Julienne Stroeve says year-to-year forecasts of the Arctic’s summer ice extent are not yet reliable.
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Seasonal Arctic summer ice extent still hard to forecast.

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2014-02-31-stroeve

A new study lead by Prof Julienne Stroeve says year-to-year forecasts of the Arctic’s summer ice extent are not yet reliable.

First animals oxygenated Earth's oceans

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First animals oxygenated Earth's oceans

The evolution of the first animals may have oxygenated Earth's oceans: contrary to the traditional view that a rise in oxygen triggered their development.

Arctic Research

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Arctic Research

Ice Spy - a blog about UCL's contribution to CryoVEx 2014: An Arctic field experiment to validate measurements of sea ice made by the European Space Agency CryoSat-2 satellite.

Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award

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Dobson Award

Warmest congratulations to Prof David Dobson, the recipient of the Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award for his outstanding research activity and world leading role in high pressure research.

Jacqueline McGlade appointed UNEP Chief Scientist

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McGlade-Jacqueline

Jacqueline McGlade, Professor of Environmental Infomatics at our department was appointed as UNEP's new Chief Scientist, effective from February 2014. 

Arctic Summer Ice Melt

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Summer Ice Melt

The Arctic melt season continues to lengthen as a result of trends towards both earlier melt onset and later autumn freeze-up. 

Dr Dominic Papineau joins our department. 

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2014-02-14-papinaeu

Dr. Dominic Papineau has recently joined our Department of Earth Sciences at UCL as a lecturer. His office and laboratory are based in the London Centre for Nanotechnology. 

Careers Forum 30 January 2014

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Start: Jan 20, 2014 12:01:00 AM
End: Jan 30, 2014 8:00:00 PM

The annual Careers Forum will take place in the Garwood Lecture Theatre on 30th January from 6 – 7.30, followed by wine etc. in the Rock Room, where you will be able to meet the speakers, and also Andy Walsh, the Careers Consultant within the UCL Careers Service who is responsible for Earth Sciences. Speaker's List.

PhD Topics 2014

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2014-01-10-NERC PhD

We are now accepting applications for the 2014 PhD intake through the London NERC Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP).  This partnership brings together nine of the world’s leading research centres in environmental science. 

26Al/10Be Dating

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NERC CIAF

“Late Neogene uplift of south-east England – 26Al/10Be ‘burial’ dating of marine deposits at 160 m altitude”

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