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In memoriam: Rolf Kihl

In memoriam: Rolf Kihl

Rolf Kihl, a meticulous and inventive scientist who established INSTAAR’s Sedimentology Lab and ran it for decades, passed away on January 19, 2021. The INSTAAR community mourns his loss.

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The secret life of glaciers: Lake sediments reveal a 10,000 year record of climate and ice

The secret life of glaciers: Lake sediments reveal a 10,000 year record of climate and ice

A team of past and present INSTAAR researchers have reconstructed the history of Teton Glacier, Wyoming, by analyzing sediment from alpine lakes. Their work is documented in a new study published this week in Science Advances.

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Mette Bendixen receives the AGU Science for Solutions Award

Mette Bendixen receives the AGU Science for Solutions Award

The American Geophysical Union has announced that INSTAAR postdoctoral scholar Mette Bendixen is the recipient of their 2020 Science for Solutions Award. The award follows Bendixen’s out-of-the-box work on an overlooked global challenge: the scarcity of sand resources.

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Events Calendar

PhD defense - Joel Singley

Dissertation title Stream corridor connectivity controls on nitrogen cycling Abstract As water flows downstream, it is transported to and from…

Wilderness first aid course

The Mountain Research Station is hosting a Wilderness First Aid class (WFA) on June 7th and 8th this year. We are offering a NOLS Wilderness Medicine…

Directorate retreat

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Seminars

Joint Earth Seminar: Aradhna Tripati - Carbonate clumped isotope geochemistry as an applied tool…

INSTAAR is hosting this iteration of the Joint Earth Seminar Series. Full title Carbonate clumped isotope geochemistry as an applied tool in…