9 May 2022
Arctic temperature analysis over a thousand years
A research team has created a picture of historical temperatures in the Arctic, spanning over a thousand years. A new technique and a recently published database of proxy data have...
29 Apr 2022
Investigating drought and other mechanisms behind migration and conflict in Syria
Are weather events such as drought and agricultural productions shocks the main reason for violent conflicts, or are there other mechanisms that should be more considered? A recent...
12 Apr 2022
Increased carbon dioxide release from ecosystems despite of negative temperature trends
Despite cooling, net autumn release of carbon dioxide from ecosystems have increased, according to research from an international research group. The results come from a large stud...
11 Apr 2022
The war has put a stop to climate projects in the Arctic
Margareta Johansson, was interviewed about climate projects that have been put on hold because of the war in Ukraine.
4 Apr 2022
Digital maps of tomorrow improve how we find our way
Many of us have digital maps at our fingertips in our smartphones, but these maps are not adapted to guide us when walking or finding our way in new environments, for example, as t...
11 Feb 2022
Congratulations Margareta Johansson...
...who has been nominated by the Swedish Research Council (Vetenskapsrådet) to be the Swedish representative in the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC) Cryosphere working...
17 Dec 2021
Awarded for popular science article
Associate Professor Frans-Jan Parmentier has been awarded in Norway for his article about climate and permafrost.
9 Dec 2021
Award-winning thesis combines remote sensing and botany
Dr. Oskar Löfgren, who works interdisciplinary between remote sensing and botany to understand plant communities and their ecology, has been awarded for his thesis. "Plants can pro...
6 Dec 2021
Improved model for monitoring CO2 emissions
Researchers have investigated the possibilities of independent, global monitoring of fossil fuel carbon dioxide emissions globally based on satellite observations. This would impro...
16 Nov 2021
ICOS supports science and policy making – first comprehensive article describing ICOS published