The sea level has been rising for decades. A study of tide gauge- and satellite data, show a sea level that accelerates fast.
“Scream”, Munch’s most iconic painting, shows a blood-red sky over the Oslo fjord. Norwegian researchers now suggest that it was mother-of-pearl clouds Munch saw and painted in 1892.
A warming Arctic will give an extended growing season, and it has been believed that this increase uptake of CO2 in plants and an increased carbon sink. A new study suggest the “warmer spring, bigger sink” hypothesis may no longer hold.
ERC financed research
ERC Advanced research Grants:
- Beyond Plate Tectonics
- Global Glacier Mass Continuity (ICEMASS)
- Disequilibrium metamorphism of stressed lithosphere (DIME)
ERC Start up grant: LUSI Lab