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2015.03.09 | Department of Geoscience, Staff, Public / media

The ice sheet of the past tells about the future

A team of Danish researchers has succeeded in very precisely quantifying how the ice in Greenland reacted to a warm period 8,000–5,000 years ago, when the temperature in Greenland was 2–4 degrees warmer than it is today. The results have just been published in the renowned scientific journal Geology, and are very interesting because we are fast…

2015.03.09 | Department of Geoscience, Staff, Public / media

[Translate to English:] Solen påvirker klimaet mere i kølige perioder

[Translate to English:] Solens aktivitet er en vigtig faktor i det komplicerede samspil, der styrer vores klima. Nu viser ny forskning, at påvirkningen fra Solen ikke er konstant over tid, men har større betydning, når det er køligere på Jorden.

2013.06.27 | Department of Geoscience, Staff, Public / media

New model solves mystery of ancient mountains

David Lundbek Egholm and Mads Faurschou Knudsen, Geoscience, together with an Australian colleague have developed a new theory and published the results in Nature.