Reaching Others University at Buffalo - The State University of New York
Skip to Content
Official UB news and information for the media

NBC News reports on UB research regarding shrinking ice sheets in Iceland

Published December 3, 2013

NBC News, Live Science and Innovations Report featured UB research that suggests that ocean temperatures, not atmospheric temperatures, could be a critical factor in melting ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica. UB associate professor of geology Jason Briner is quoted in the article.

Read more:

http://www.nbcnews.com/science/warming-oceans-not-air-may-be-critical-melting-ice-sheets-2D11661378

http://www.livescience.com/41522-greenland-ice-sheet-smallest-size.html

http://www.innovations-report.com/html/reports/earth_sciences/greenland_s_shrunken_ice_sheet_039_ve_223230.html

Media Contact Information

Media Relations (University Communications)
330 Crofts Hall (North Campus)
Buffalo, NY 14260-7015
Tel: 716-645-6969
Fax: 716-645-3765
ub-news@buffalo.edu