Global warming makes the Earth greener. Since 1912, the tree line has, on averge, moved up 1.5-2.7 m per year, says Torben Røjle Christensen.
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ARC Co-lead Jesper Madsen talks about the importance of coordinating work in the Arctic, in response to the establishment of a new 'Forum for Arctic Research' between the Danish universities and the Danish Ministry of Education.
No, it’s not an alien landscape. These are “frost blooms” on the water of the University of Manitoba’s Sea-ice Environmental Research Facility (SERF) at the Fort Garry Campus. You may hate the deep freeze that we have right now, but Feiyue Wang, professor of environment and geography in the Clayton H.
Tina Temkiv in action, feeding the samplers with RNA preservative – a solution that preserves RNA from degradation and consequently allows us to evaluate whether the collected microbes are in an active or dormant state during atmospheric transport. Photo: Kai Finster
Article (in Danish) about the way in which the environment, genetics and lifestyle changes affect the rise in cancer and other diseases in the Inuit population.
Article (in Danish) about the challenges facing the Greenlandic health care system as the number of elderly is on the rise.