Category Archives: Science

Short film featured on National Geographic #bestjobever

National Geographic have published a short 2 minute film about our work in Greenland as part of their “Best Job Ever” series. We’re honoured to be included alongside people doing such great work out there.    

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Radio essay for BBC Radio 3 – the short and long versions

BBC Radio 3 invited Dr. Gina Moseley to write and record a creative essay for radio on the subject of our expedition to Greenland.  Gina, who hasn’t done any creative writing in over 15 years, agreed to take up the … Continue reading

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Short film of the expedition

Thank you to everyone who has and continues to support us, we couldn’t have done it without you.  Here is a short film of our expedition during the summer of 2015. It isn’t quite the full story (as is the … Continue reading

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Presenting the Project…

Presenting the work of the Project and perhaps more importantly the scientific rationale for the Project has always been high on our agenda. During the last few weeks, Gina has given three presentations to three very different audiences. In such … Continue reading

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April Update

The last few weeks have been a bit crazy at Project HQ. Believe it or not, it looks like we are actually going to Greenland this summer! There was a time when we thought it might not happen, at least … Continue reading

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New mass spectrometer arrives at the University of Minnesota

Our project partners at the Department of Earth Sciences, University of Minnesota, received a shiney new piece of kit this week in the form of a Thermo Scientific Neptune Plus. The new mass spectrometer arrived in thirteen very large heavy … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding campaign started. Please support us!

Thanks to the generous support of the: the Petzl Foundation, the Transglobe Expedition Trust, University of Innsbruck Nachfuchsforderung, British Cave Research Association, National Speleological Society, the Ghar Parau Foundation, and Andy Eavis, we have already raised a large amount of the … Continue reading

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Highly connected Greenland and central European climate, 30,000-60,000 years ago

A new paper has been published today in Geology by the Northeast Greenland Caves Project leader Dr. Gina Moseley and science partner Prof. Christoph Spötl, which shows that in the cold, glacial climate c. 30,000 to 60,000 years ago, strong teleconnections existed … Continue reading

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Short cave-science documentary film

Thanks to expedition partner Robbie Shone, and also to Martin Moseley for his editing skills, we now have a short documentary about the work of the Innsbruck Quaternary Research Group in Conturines Cave in the Dolomites. The work in the … Continue reading

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Weather station installation on the Suldenferner debris-covered glacier

At the moment, the Northeast Greenland Caves Project is concentrating on planning and fundraising in preparation for our expedition in the summer of 2015. In the meantime, we are however busy elsewhere, helping colleagues out with other interesting climate-change related … Continue reading

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