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15-08-2018 | Article

Rejsestipendier til Arctic Circle Assembly 2018

Styrelsen for Forskning og Uddannelse har åbnet for ansøgninger fra danske, grønlandske og færøske...
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15-08-2018 | Article

Characterization of distinct Arctic aerosol accumulation modes and their sources

Abstract: In this work we use cluster analysis of long term particle size distribution data to...
15-08-2018 | Article

15 September: Closed for a bit …

 … but not for long. Sorry everyone, but we’re having to stop the presses for a...
15-08-2018 | Article

Rejsestipendier til Arctic Circle Assembly 2018

Styrelsen for Forskning og Uddannelse har åbnet for ansøgninger fra danske, grønlandske og færøske...
15-08-2018 | Article

A Comparative Study on the Faecal Bacterial Community and Potential Zoonotic Bacteria of Muskoxen (Ovibos moschatus) in Northeast Greenland, Northwest Greenland and Norway.

Abstract: Muskoxen (Ovibos moschatus) are ruminants adapted to a high-fibre diet. There is...
15-08-2018 | Article

Mandibular shape in farmed Arctic foxes (Vulpes lagopus) exposed to persistent organic pollutants.

Abstract: We investigated if dietary exposure to persistent organic pollutants (POPs) affect...
15-08-2018 | Article

Somateria mollissima) body condition and parasitic load during a mortality event in the Baltic Proper.

Abstract: During late spring of 2007 and 2015, we observed unusually high mortality of Common...
14-08-2018 | Article

Summer school 2018: “Effects of climate change on Arctic livelihoods and living conditions”

The course was interdisciplinary for students from different disciplines and at different levels (...
14-08-2018 | Article

Tax havens threaten oceans and rainforests

Most of the foreign money funding ocean plunder and the felling of the Amazon forest comes through...
13-08-2018 | Article

Geo-engineered crops may help – and harm

To cool the world and also boost plant growth, geo-engineered crops might do the trick. But if they...
10-08-2018 | Article

Climate strategy needs tailoring to poorest

Climate change presents a dilemma. Inaction means ultimate catastrophe. But before then an ill-...
09-08-2018 | Article

Soil microbes speed up global warming

They’re microscopic, but soil microbes play a massive role in the climate machinery. New...
08-08-2018 | Article

Australian rain proves fiercer than expected

As the world warms, the storm clouds gather. And Australian rain is now often of a ferocity and...
07-08-2018 | Article

Rediscovering lessons of adaptation from the past

Abstract We argue that the deep time perspectives offered by historical disciplines, such as...
07-08-2018 | Article

Subpolar North Atlantic sea surface temperature since 6 ka BP: Indications of anomalous ocean-atmosphere interactions at 4-2 ka BP

Abstract: Atmospheric circulation may change with future climate change in response to modification...
07-08-2018 | Article

Are There Echoes of the AD 536 Event in the Viking Ragnarok Myth? A Critical Appraisal

Abstract:  Recent scholarship suggests that the Nordic apocalypse, Ragnarok, can be linked...
07-08-2018 | Article

A low-cost remotely operated vehicle (ROV) with an optical positioning system for under-ice measurements and sampling

Abstract: Here we describe the design, performance and field tests of a lightweight (13.1 kg), low-...
07-08-2018 | Article

Hothouse Earth could soon be unavoidable

Researchers say the world may be approaching a tipping point, followed by a dangerous slide towards...
06-08-2018 | Article

Growing risk of extreme heat and humidity

Hazards multiply when extreme heat and humidity join in lethal combination. Scientists now know...
03-08-2018 | Article

Human activity leaves diminished oceans

Humankind has already disturbed or degraded six-sevenths of the blue planet, with diminished oceans...
Save the Date for the UArctic Congress 2018               The University of Oulu and the University of Helsinki are excited to invite you to the second UArctic Congress, September 3-7, 2018.Held in Finland, the UArctic...

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Title Org. name Type of project
2019 MarineGreen cruise in Disko Bay, West Greenland University of Copenhagen Marine Research
Seasonal Occurrence of marine mammals based on Passive Acoustic Monitoring Greenland Institute of Natural Resources (GINR) Marine Research
Upernavik - photogrammetric mapping Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland (GEUS) Geoscience
FIELD SURVEY FOR DRINKING WATER FROM MELTWATER RIVERS Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland (GEUS) Ice sheet & glaciers
RV SANNA CRUICE 9 - Nuuk Fjord and Ameralik - Greenland halibut, shrimp and cod trawl survey Greenland Institute of Natural Resources (GINR) Marine ecosystems
Title Registration deadline Field of study ECTS points
Sea Ice Ecology 15 Oct 2018 Natural science 5
Climate Forcing, Effects and Adaptations in Arctic 15 Oct 2018 Natural science 10
Arctic Aquatic Ecosystems 15 Oct 2018 Natural science 15
Environmental governance in Arctic: Policy processes and economic dimension 15 Aug 2018 Applied sciences 10
Introduction to Physical Hydrology 23 Aug 2018 Natural science 3 Credit Hours (Canadian)