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Blanket of rock debris offers glaciers more protection from climate change than previously known

Blanket of rock debris offers glaciers more protection from climate change than previously known

Aug 05, 2020 12:01 BST
​A new study has revealed that the expanse of rock debris on glaciers, a factor that ha...

New discovery: Evidence for a 90-million-year-old rainforest near the South Pole

New discovery: Evidence for a 90-million-year-old rainforest near the South Pole

Apr 01, 2020 16:26 BST
Researchers have found unexpected fossil traces of a temperate rainforest near the Sout...

More usable load, less fuel consumption: BPW offers the lightest trailer running gear of all times for extremely efficient transport

More usable load, less fuel consumption: BPW offers the lightest trailer running gear of all times for extremely efficient transport

Feb 12, 2020 13:02 GMT
The new world champion in featherweight is called BPW: With novel lightweight component...

First evidence that Antarctica's thinning ice shelves are causing more ice to move from the land into the sea

First evidence that Antarctica's thinning ice shelves are causing more ice to move from the land into the sea

Dec 02, 2019 08:00 GMT
Researchers have produced the first physics-based quantifiable evidence that thinning i...

Northumbria scientist embarks on ambitious mission to Antarctica’s Thwaites Glacier

Northumbria scientist embarks on ambitious mission to Antarctica’s Thwaites Glacier

Nov 15, 2019 15:09 GMT
A Northumbria University researcher is one of almost 100 scientists and support staff w...

£4m study to investigate if climate change will drive the Antarctic Ice Sheet towards a tipping point

£4m study to investigate if climate change will drive the Antarctic Ice Sheet towards a tipping point

Oct 21, 2019 11:52 BST
A major £4 million EU-funded study to investigate how changes in Antarctica’s ice sheet...

Kongsberg Maritime: K-Fleet Voyage Application Verified for New EU MRV Regulations

Kongsberg Maritime: K-Fleet Voyage Application Verified for New EU MRV Regulations

Aug 30, 2017 10:07 BST
K-Fleet Voyage, KONGSBERG’s digital application for monitoring ship fuel consumption an...

One Click LCA is now IMPACT-compliant, boosts BREEAM projects

Mar 07, 2017 13:38 GMT
One Click LCA® is approved as IMPACT-compliant by BRE. One Click LCA® is an easy to use...

New tide gauge uses GPS signals to measure sea level change

May 21, 2014 08:00 BST
A new way of measuring sea level using satellite navigation system signals, for instanc...

Meeting climate targets may require reducing meat and dairy consumption

Mar 31, 2014 08:00 BST
Greenhouse gas emissions from food production may threaten the UN climate target of lim...