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On the ice with the BBC

The BBC Science team joined us for our first twenty-four hours on the ice this year, documented our work on algal darkening of the Greenland Ice Sheet. 276 more words


Happy Birthday, Rasmus Lyberth!

No other musician over the course of my life has brought me to the verge of tears as often as Rasmus Lyberth, a Greenlandic-speaking legend whose songs touch on the many emotions of the mortal coil and also venture into spiritual realms in ways a lot of contemporary music has forgotten to do. 87 more words


Day 11 – Four Go Learning About Radar Whilst Two Don’t

Science starts happening!

Day 11 – Four Go Learning About Radar Whilst Two Don’t

Another day dawned bright, still and full of mosquitoes. If it were colder or windier, the insects would have been severely inhibited. 971 more words


One week before the adventure starts.

In one week, we will depart to Greenland. First, we will conduct fieldwork at Disko Island, followed by fieldwork around the Kangerlussuaq area.  We are all very excited to go and we are very busy with sorting and gathering of our gear. 330 more words

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Day 9 – Six Go To a Glacier

Slightly later today – I was on a train all morning. Things start happening again in this one! And there are a lot of pictures. 1,729 more words