Numerical Simulation of Sea Ice, Ocean Circulation and Marine Biogeochemistry in the West Antarctic Peninsula (WAP)

September 27, 2017 | 2:30pm, 401 Akasofu- Cristina Schultz will discuss how over the past several decades, the West Antarctic Peninsula (WAP) has undergone physical and ecological changes at a rapid pace, with winter air temperatures warming up to 4.8 times the global average rate. Read More

State of the Climate 2016 report released with contributions from IARC scientists

The report highlights significant changes and record breaking temperatures in the Arctic and Alaska. Compared to lower latitudes, the Arctic is warming at more than twice the rate with 2016 being the warmest year for Alaska since 1925. Read More