Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences



Highlights of CIRES Science at AGU 2018
December 04, 2018

Every year, more than 200 CIRES scientists and colleagues present important work during the AGU Fall Meeting. This year's highlights follow, organized by day. These highlights do not necessarily reflect the importance of the science; rather, they reflect talks, posters and discussions likely to be of interest to a broad scientific audience. 

Uneven Rates of Sea Level Rise Tied to Climate Change
December 03, 2018

The pattern of uneven sea level rise over the last quarter century has been driven in part by human-caused climate change, not just natural variability, according to a new study.

Quirky Glacial Behavior Explained
November 29, 2018

In August 2012, in the frigid wilderness of West Greenland, the Jakobshavn Glacier was flowing and breaking off into the sea at record sp