Centre for Ice and Climate – University of Copenhagen

Centre for Ice and Climate, ice core, ice cores, Inland ice, climate research

Centre for Ice and Climate is a centre of excellence at the Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen. The centre's main activities are drilling of ice cores through the Greenland ice sheet (e.g. the NGRIP and NEEM projects) and analysis of ice cores with the objective of understanding the governing processes of past and future climate.

Past temperature adjusted

A period of thousand years did not fit in the climate pattern in Greenland. New analytical techniques have solved the mystery...


Rising sea levels in worst-case scenario

The climate is getting warmer, the ice sheets are melting and sea levels are rising – but how much? Aslak Grinsted at Centre for Ice and Climate has …