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Thomas Stocker delivers the AGU 2017 Emiliani Lecture

American Geophysical Union (AGU) selected Prof. Thomas Stocker to hold the prestigious Cesare Emiliani lecture at the 2017 AGU Fall Meeting in New Orleans.

AGU list of 2017 awardees and named lecturers (28.6.2017)


Hubertus Fischer receives the AGU 2017 Dansgaard-Award

American Geophysical Union (AGU) awarded Prof. Hubertus Fischer with the 2017 Dansgaard Award for his outstanding work in paleoclimate research based on polar ice cores.

AGU list of 2017 awardees and named lecturers (28.6.2017)


"We have some work ahead of us, but that's normal"

The concept of living in warmer times is not only a hot global topic for scientists working in the here and now, but also for those who deal with the past. Leading paleoscientists convened at the University of Bern from 5-7 April to share knowledge and start a contribution to an Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) special report.

Article in UniAktuell, 11.04.2017



10th International Carbon Dioxide Conference, 21-25 August 2017, Interlaken, Switzerland

The Oeschger Centre for Climate Change Research and the Division of Climate and Environmental Physics are proud to organize the 10th anniversary International Carbon Dioxide Conference.

Deadline for abstract submissions : 28 February 2017 

Official ICDC10 website