News

Read some of our latest news below.  You can also read older items in the news archive and see some of the national and international media coverage of our work.

 

Ice sheets could add 39 centimetres to sea level by 2100

Scientists warn that if greenhouse gas emissions continue apace, Greenland and Antarctica’s ice sheets could together contribute more than 39cm ...
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Sea level rise matches worst-case scenario

Research attention score: Article from University of Leeds: Ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica whose melting rates are rapidly increasing ...
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The earth has lost 28 trillion tonnes of ice in less than 30 years

A CPOM-led study, which shows that 28 trillion tonnes of ice have disappeared from the surface of the Earth since ...
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CPOM research on the impact of surface melting on radar penetration in Greenland

An article led by CPOM PhD researcher Inès Otosaka on 'Surface Melting Drives Fluctuations in Airborne Radar Penetration in West ...
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Past evidence supports complete loss of Arctic sea-ice by 2035

A new study, published this week in the journal Nature Climate Change, supports predictions that the Arctic could be free of sea ice ...
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Atmospheric Blocking and Greenland Melt

CPOM researchers Victoria Lee and Tony Payne have co-authored, alongside Robin S. Smith (NCAS), an article on Atmospheric Blocking and ...
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