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A large international study - Global Land Ice Measurements from Space - shows that Earth’s glaciers are shrinking with only a few exceptions.
Researchers from Department of Geosciences had good luck when they captured on film the calving of Kronebreen. They added the soundtrack of the seismic recordings and made the film Seismic Sounds of Calving.
A model for absolute plate motion and true polar wander on Earth for the past 540 million years has been developed by researchers from Centre for Earth Evolution and Dynamics - CEED, UiO
Trias North Fieldwork Campaign to Edgeøya and beyond
Feb 6, 2015
Eleven geologists set out from Longyearbyen on the evening of the fourth of August 2014. Their destination – the far eastern island of Egdeøya in the Svalbard archipelago. The team included a newly employed PhD and a PostDoc attached to the Trias North project, along with senior scientific staff and collaborative team-members from as far away as Italy and the USA. The tasks for the team were several on this fieldwork.
Toffenprisen 2015 to research fellow Henrik Svensen, CEED
Feb 6, 2015
Geologist and senior research fellow Henrik Svensen at the Centre for Earth Evolution and Dynamics (CEED) and the Department of Geosciences, University of Oslo, was awarded the Toffen Prize 2015 for outstanding contribution to the popularization of geology. The prize was awarded at the Winter Conference for the Norwegian Geological Society, January 2015.
Formal opening of new offices for CEED
Oct 24, 2014
The Centre for Earth Evolution and Dynamics (CEED) had its formal opening of the new office location in the ZEB building on 21 October. The opening was done by the center director professor Trond H. Torsvik. CEED and the invited guests could celebrate with champagne and cake that CEED now is in place in its own centre at Campus, Blindern.