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  • Iceberg Splits From Antarctica, Becoming World’s Largest

    JCET's Shuman in the NY Times
    The iceberg broke off from the edge of the Ronne Ice Shelf into the Weddell Sea last week, researchers said. See the full...
    Posted: May 23, 2021 2:23 PM
  • Strategic Awards for Research Transitions (START) Winner

    Congratulations to Dr. Xu for winning this competitive award
    Dr. Xiaoguang, an Assistant Research Scientist with JCET, and his co-investigators (Prof. Vanderlei Martins and graduate students Anin Puthukkudy and Noah Sienkiewicz) are awarded a $25,000 grant...
    Posted: May 19, 2021 6:39 PM
  • UMBC Physics Colloquium By Dr. Ivy Tan on April 28th

    Colloquium: Dr. Ivy Tan, McGill University Wednesday, April 28, 2021 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM Online TITLE:     Potential links between ice nucleation and the spread in Arctic amplification...
    Posted: April 23, 2021 9:00 AM
  • Tracking an Antarctic Iceberg’s Epic Journey

    The long voyage of one of the planet’s largest bergs—A-68A—has come to an end. https://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/images/148213/tracking-an-antarctic-icebergs-epic-journey
    Posted: April 22, 2021 5:56 PM
  • NASA Study Predicts Less Saharan Dust in Future Winds

    Earth Day Connections: NASA Study Predicts Less Saharan Dust in Future Winds  During 2020, global average surface temperatures were the hottest on record, tying with 2016 as the warmest recorded...
    Posted: April 21, 2021 6:52 PM
  • JCET Researcher provides input BBC News - Iceberg melts away

    A68: Iceberg that became a social media star melts away IMAGE COPYRIGHTCPL PHIL DYE RAF/CROWN COPYRIGHT image captionWide but extremely thin: A68 was about 230m thick on average The iceberg...
    Posted: April 19, 2021 8:14 AM
  • Research investigates chemical compound in Fairbanks winter

    University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute
    Weber, an expert in aerosol measurements, wrote the grant proposal and is the lead principal investigator for the Fairbanks project. Mao is the lead UAF researcher on the project, and St. Clair is...
    Posted: April 14, 2021 8:46 PM
  • How Expanding Antarctic Sea Ice is Drying the Atmosphere

    Dry Ice: How Expanding Antarctic Sea Ice is drying the atmosphere over the Southern Ocean In this photo taken during a NASA Ice-Bridge science flight off of the coast of Antarctica in fall of...
    Posted: April 14, 2021 11:21 AM
  • UMBC’s Ryan Kramer confirms human-caused climate change

    UMBC's Ryan Kramer confirms human-caused climate change with direct evidence for the first time. A new analysis based on 16 years of observational data confirms that humans are heating the...
    Posted: April 12, 2021 3:03 PM
  • UMBC Earth Week..!!

    About this event Join us to learn what YOU can do to curb climate change and fight for climate/environmental justice! Themes:  Monday: Sustainability and Climate Justice; Activism 101 ...
    Posted: April 12, 2021 2:50 PM