News & Events
New York Times cites More in article on Europe’s past frozen in Swiss ice
Glacier Calving Rates Due to Subglacial Discharge, Fjord Circulation, and Free Convection – K. Schild et al.
Annual Simpson Lecture to focus on climatic, cultural history of El Niño in Peru – D. Sandweiss
WVII quotes Fernandez in report on citizens’ hearing
BDN quotes Birkel in article on early fall foliage
Exploration & Discovery
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