Category Archives: Climate

Earlier bird migration

An interesting study by University of East Anglia (and University of Iceland, Tomas G Gunnarsson) found that individual (adult) birds are not migrating earlier, rather, since they nest earlier, the young birds migrate earlier. So warming climate is allowing the … Continue reading

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Poster at the Final Ice2sea Open Forum

University of Iceland was a partner in the EU project Ice2sea. Amongst results is a better constrain on potential sea level rise. Our contribution was regarding sliding of glaciers, as explained on the poster below. We have developed a method … Continue reading

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Unbelievable surface melt extent for Greenland

New data, combining observations from 3 different satellites, show that almost the whole surface of the Greenland glaciers was melting on 12 July 2012. It is not clear still whether most of this will refreeze, or contribute to this seasons … Continue reading

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Global campaign agains human induced climate change 2010.10.10

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The difficult task of estimating the melt rate of the large ice sheets

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Global Temperature Anomalies in July 2010

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