Future climate and mass balance of the Antarctic ice sheet
Dr A Orr, Prof A J Payne, Dr G Marshall, Dr R Essery
7 January 2019
Project background. The Antarctic Ice Sheet (AIS) is the largest mass of ice on Earth, which would raise sea levels by 58 meters if melted entirely.
The environmental trade-offs of mining in a biodiversity hotspot
Dr S Willcock
27 January 2019
Historically nations have traded-off environmental degradation to achieve economic development. However, a turning point is sometimes observed above a certain level of wealth where countries invest in pro-environmental efforts.