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Frozen Fauna

One of the important concepts that Earth Scientists should be aware of is that Life on Earth is generally deemed to be dormant at −18 °C . 1,666 more words

Atmospheric Science

Sailing to EQI Part I

After seeing icebergs from a plane, a kayak, rocky cliffs and from my hotel, I was eager to see them from a boat. 991 more words

Solo Female Travel

The Anammox Amendment

A knowledge gap in the Nitrogen Cycle was first identified in 1932.

In 1932, it was reported that dinitrogen gas was generated via an unknown mechanism during fermentation in the sediments of Lake Mendota, Wisconsin, USA.

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Greenland minister optimistic on financing for Citronen Fjord Pb+Zn mine

Vittus Qujaukitsoq, a Greenlandic minister (naalakkersuisoq) whose portfolio now includes natural resources, has expressed optimism that Ironbark’s zinc and lead project in Citronen Fjord is likely to succeed in attracting financing and start production as planned. 235 more words

The Little Ice Age

François Matthes introduced The Little Ice Ice into the mainstream narrative in 1939 and within a decade the storyline of The Little Ice Ice was firmly established as a period of glacier advances between 1600 and 1850 AD. 621 more words


The Medieval Warm Period and The Heinsohn Horizon

The Medieval Warm Period was originally proposed by Hubert Lamb in 1965.

The Medieval Warm Period (MWP) is generally thought to have occurred from about AD 950–1250, during the European Middle Ages.

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Portrait of a Greenlander: The Greenlandic Food Lover, Anne Nivíka Grødem

 Photo by: Ivìnguak Stork Høegh, via Greenlandic Food Lover Facebook page

A creative and beautiful soul

Anne Nivíka Grødem is an inspiring and creative soul through and through. 501 more words