GreenDrill promises to reveal the ice sheet’s past in unprecedented detail and enable more accurate predictions of how it may add to rising seas in the 21st century.
Research led by Climate and Life Fellow Pierre Dutrieux will enable better projections of the future of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet and associated sea level rise.
Pierre Dutrieux, an oceanographer at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory and 2019 Center for Climate and Life Fellow, discusses his Antarctic research and what the new IPCC report says about sea level rise.
At a hearing of the House Science Committee on July 11, Bell will explain her research and why changing polar ice matters to everyone in America and around the world.
Joerg Schaefer and Gisela Winckler, scientists at Columbia’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, received funding from the Center for Climate and Life to examine the vulnerability of Greenland’s massive ice sheet.