Wednesday, June 3, 2009
In the June 4 issue of Nature, Sun Bo et al., present the results of a series of radar surveys of the Gamburtsev mountains, which is generally regarded as the site of Antarctic ice-sheet inception ca. 34 Million years ago. Read the first paragraph here.
Posted by Sandra Passchier at 5:28 PM
In a recent issue of Science (15 May) Bamber et al. investigate the eustatic contribution of a rapid collapse of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet with an ice sheet model and an updated version of the subglacial topography. Read the abstract here.
Posted by Sandra Passchier at 5:11 PM