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GrAINFluxes – Greenland Atmospheric Isotopic and Nutrient Fluxes

GrAINFluxes – Greenland Atmospheric Isotopic and Nutrient Fluxes

Published: May 30th, 2017

A study aimed at developing a holistic understanding of weathering across forelands of retreating ice sheets.   Following the last glacial maximum about 20,000 yrs ago, ice sheets retreated from… Learn More

Deltas and Humans: A Long Relationship

Published: Oct 24th, 2016

“Deltas and Humans: A Long Relationship now Threatened by Global Change” by Professor Thomas S. Bianchi, holder of the Jon and Beverly Thompson Endowed Chair of Geological Sciences at the… Read More

Sea-level Rise: Reality Strikes in East Coast Communities

Published: Sep 13th, 2016

Recent research at the Lignumvitae Key in South Florida conducted by the Department of Geological Sciences’ Paleoclimate research group was featured in a New York Times article entitled, “Flooding of the… Read More

Colorado River Channel

A Mixed Response: Floodwaters return to the Colorado River but can release greenhouse gases

Published: Jul 29th, 2016

Original article published on July 7, 2016 on UF News site Deliberately flooding riverbeds left parched by dams has great potential to restore wetlands, but may also have a significant unintended… Read More

What Really Killed the Dinosaurs?

Published: Jul 8th, 2016

Dr. Andrea Dutton — Assistant Professor in the Department of Geological Sciences — and colleagues at the University of Michigan have utilized a new technique of analysis to reconstruct Antarctic ocean temperatures… Read More