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16-02-2018 | Article

Pilotprojekt om Dansk-Canadisk samarbejde indenfor polarforskning

For at fremme det canadisk-danske forskningssamarbejde inden for det arktiske område, tilbyder...
23-02-2018 | Article

Rain and heat extremes set to grow

Millions of people in Asia and Europe can expect fiercer heat extremes, even if the world makes...
22-02-2018 | Article

Plastic particles threaten to swamp the planet

Plastic particles are now present in every litre of water in the oceans and could be a threat to...
21-02-2018 | Article

Rusland vil udforske øer to gange Danmarks størrelse

Den arktiske øgruppe Novaya Zemlya skal udforskes ved en ekspedition, som den russiske nordflåde...
21-02-2018 | Article

Ozone loss may have caused mass extinction

The loss of ozone may have caused the extinction many millions of years ago of most life on Earth,...
20-02-2018 | Article

Comet debris set off climate change

Did a blitz by comet end a mysterious civilisation, or kill off the woolly mammoth? Ancient ashes...
20-02-2018 | Article

Oil-eating microbes are challenged in the Arctic

Oil-eating microbes are challenged in the Arctic 19.02.2018Leendert Vergeynst, Aarhus University...
19-02-2018 | Article

Endnu flere drab, voldssager og seksualforbrydelser på Grønland

Antallet af drabssager, voldssager og seksualforbrydelser på Grønland var i 2017 på sit højeste...
19-02-2018 | Article

Global warming hits cricket for six

Cricket, one sport with a devoted following in the United Kingdom, faces a doubtful future as the...
16-02-2018 | Article

Fairer world may mean more modest dreams

To achieve a fairer world, humans must think again about how they manage the only planet at their...
15-02-2018 | Article

Plads til fordobling af hvalrosbestanden i den Nordlige Baffin Bugt

En ny videnskabelig artikel med fire forfattere fra Pinngortitaleriffik peger på, at de vigtigste...
15-02-2018 | Article

Common insects face growing problems

The Earth’s largest animal group faces a new threat. Insects – not just rare species, but...
14-02-2018 | Article

Blue mussel shell shape plasticity and natural environments: a quantitative approach

Abstract: Shape variability represents an important direct response of organisms to selective...
14-02-2018 | Article

More reflectivity can cool the world

Think of reflectivity as down-to-earth geoengineering. Some simple actions could make a big...
13-02-2018 | Article

Global warming gathers pace

The world is getting hotter: during three recent years, the total amount of global warming jumped...
12-02-2018 | Article

Hydrogen could see off fossil fuels

The surplus electricity from solar and wind power gives hydrogen the chance to replace oil and gas...
12-02-2018 | Article

Danmark og Grønland værter for arktisk topmøde

Regeringen har sammen med Grønland inviteret de fire arktiske kyststater, USA, Rusland, Norge,...
12-02-2018 | Article

Ekspert: Brug for fælles fodslag overfor Kina

Danmark og Grønland bør skubbe interne uenigheder i baggrunden og stå sammen om at imødegå og...
08-02-2018 | Article

Danske kampfly til Arktis

Danske F-16 fly skal på en kort forårsudflugt til Island for at bidrage til NATO’s...
07-02-2018 | Article

Sea ice algae blooms in the dark

Sea ice algae blooms in the dark07.02.2018By Peter BondoIt is pitch dark all winter in the Arctic....
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Title Org. name Type of project
Habitat mapping survey Greenland Institute of Natural Resources (GINR) Seabed history
PROMICE Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland (GEUS) Ice sheet & glaciers
DMI service of weather stations east Greenland 2018 Danish Meteorological Institute (DMI) Weather, climate & atmosphere
The future of Arctic biodiversity in a climate change era Aarhus University (AU) Ocean & fiord systems
Marin Basis Zackenberg Aarhus University (AU) Marine ecosystems
Title Registration deadline Field of study ECTS points
Arctic Nature and Society 01 Mar 2018 Other 7,5
Shooting course I & II (theory & practice) 19 Feb 2018 Other 0
Title Organisation Application deadline
Biologist or like for Dept. of Environment at The Greenland Institute of Natural Resources Greenland Institute of Natural Resources (GINR) 02 Mar 2018