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  1. 12.07.2017

    IPCC Special Report: Beate Ratter appointed as Lead Author

    In July 2017, Professor Beate Ratter got appointed as Lead Author to the IPCC Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate (SROCC). During its 45th Session (Guadalajara, Mexico, 28 - 31 March 2017), the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) approved the outline of...

  2. 29.04.2016

    Ocean salinity explains climate phenomena

    News from Climate Science: Once a month, climate researchers report on their latest findings in the newspaper "Hamburger Abendblatt". Julia Köhler uses satellite data to identify changes in ocean salinity around the globe.

  3. 21.12.2015

    The Inner Sea of the Maldives reveals the history of the Indian monsoon

    Scientists have just returned from an expedition to the Inner Sea of the Maldives where they recovered 3097 m of cores that contain the history of the monsoon and the ocean current system. The international team of scientists retrieved rocks from buried reefs that reveal the growth and demise of...

  4. 14.07.2015

    Barium in microfossils confirms climate changes in the Mediterranean

    News from Climate Science: Once a month, climate researchers report on their latest findings in the newspaper "Hamburger Abendblatt". Valerie Menke is a geologist whose work currently focuses on using microscopic life forms to reconstruct climate changes that took place in the Mediterranean during...

  5. 01.10.2014

    Article in "Hamburger Abendblatt": “Deep Waves” in Climate Models

    News from Climate Science: Once a month, climate researchers report on their latest findings in the newspaper "Hamburger Abendblatt." Prof. Detlef Stammer is an oceanographer, Co-Speaker of CliSAP and Director of the Center for Earth System Research and Sustainability (CEN) at Universität Hamburg.

  6. 04.09.2014

    Climate Change Endangers Small-Island Populations

    Climate change is threatening the inhabitants of small island states – particularly as a result of the expected average rise in sea level of around a meter by 2100. This would seriously affect almost a third of the population of these often remote countries, warned representatives of the United...

  7. 26.06.2014

    Visiting CliSAP: Anna Barry

    Anna Barry is a postdoctoral researcher at the Institute for Mathematics and its Applications at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. She is an expert in the field of applied mathematics and stayed at CliSAP for the past four weeks. During her visit she worked together with Prof. Gualtiero...