First Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy awarded to University of Glasgow
Tue, 01 Apr 2014 13:01:00 BST
Denis Fischbacher-Smith, who holds the Research Chair in Risk and Resilience in the Adam Smith Business School, has become the first member of academic staff to be awarded a Principal Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy.
Greenland Ice Sheet persisted for nearly 3 million years despite global warming
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:00:00 BST
A team of international scientists has found organic soil frozen to the bottom of the Greenland Ice Sheet for 2.7 million years. The discovery provides strong evidence that the ice sheet has persisted for much longer than previously thought, enduring many periods of past global warming.