How much will glaciers and ice caps contribute to sea-level rise between 2015 and 2100? The first coordinated experiment in which 11 models of varying complexity have been used suggests up to 159±86 mm (RCP8.5)

--GlacierMIP is a CliC Activity and part of the WCRP Grand Challenge on Melting Ice and Global Consequence (a) Number of Randolph Glacier Inventory (RGI) regions modeled by each glacier…

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New ISMASS paper: Mass balance of the ice sheets and glaciers – Progress since AR5 and challenges

Ice Sheet Melting: Estimates Still Uncertain, Experts Warn--Press release of the Univerity of Lincoln: https://www.lincoln.ac.uk/news/2019/12/1582.asp--This paper is par of the CliC/SCAR/IASC co-sponsored ISMASS activityLink to the paper: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0012825219303848 Estimates used…

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2020 Polar CORDEX Meeting

The annual Polar CORDEX workshop in 2020 will be held online on 5-7 October (each day 2 hours 15-17 UTC). Please register for the meeting by September 25, 2020, at:https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc3OYnEvCZx65tlq-WbLN8-9ouz8bf9r_0Sv8MHpiit6SRwEQ/viewform…

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