University of Massachusetts Amherst professor of geosciences Julie Brigham-Grette is playing a prominent role in a new international effort, named www.50×30.net, to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. UMass-Amherst is a founding institution. Read more in the UMass press release.
In a new study published in the journal Earth and Planetary Science Letters, CSRC Ph.D candidate Anna Ruth Halberstadt and an international team used numerical models and geologic datasets to reconstruct Antarctic climate during the the mid-Miocene. Read more in the UMass press release and journal article.