Professors Look to Geologic Past to Predict Future Environmental Conditions
An outcrop on Seymour Island, part of a chain of islands near the Antarctic Peninsula
Earth scientists use NSF grant to study link between elevated temperatures, precipitation in ancient Antarctica
Linda Ivany, Scott Samson, Zunli Lu and Christopher Junium, all professors in the Department of Earth Sciences, have been awarded a two-year, $312,182 grant from the National Science Foundation(NSF) to study the relationship between elevated temperatures and precipitation in Antarctica tens of millions of years ago. Read more...