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Dr Patricia Daley receives Outstanding Supervisor Award from Oxford University Student Union

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ECI Food Research team receive 'Food System Resilience' Programme Coordination Award

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http://www.eci.ox.ac.uk — The ECI is pleased to announce that Dr John Ingram and the ECI's Food research team have been awarded the 'Food System Resilience' programme coordination award to support knowledge exchange and translate research outputs. 26/09/16 26 September 2016 - read more + Read More
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A collaborative research project led by Prof Whatmore wins a Civic Voice National Design Award

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http://www.civicvoice.org.uk — Slowing the Flow in Pickering - A collaborative research project led by Prof Sarah Whatmore has won a Judges Special Prize at the Civic Voice National Design Awards 21/07/15 21 July 2015 - Read More
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Greenland rising as ice melts

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https://www.sciencedaily.com — A new study on the Greenland Ice Sheet provides valuable insight on climate change, using unique research methods to establish new estimates of ice loss for both modern and ancient times, says geologists. Read More
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Why New York takes biggest slice of asset pie

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http://www.ft.com — The current Fourth Global Conference on Economic Geography is mentioned in a Financial Times article based on a paper by Prof Dariusz Wójcik and Dr Duncan MacDonald-Korth. 20/08/15 20 Aug 2015 - Read More
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Greenland Is Losing More Ice Than Scientists Thought

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Using new measurements, scientists have discovered that Greenland's ice sheet is losing more mass than previously thought. It's a troubling finding for the future of coastal areas around the world, they say. Read More
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Prestigious award given to Tara Garnett for her research on sustainable food systems.

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http://www.eci.ox.ac.uk — Dr Tara Garnett has been presented the 2015 Premio Daniel Carasso award at a ceremony in Madrid today for her commitment to reducing the food system's impact on the climate through research and dialogue. 17/09/15 17 Sep 2015 - read more + Read More
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Advance Global Australian award for Professor Cameron Hepburn

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http://www.oxfordmartin.ox.ac.uk — Professor Cameron Hepburn of the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment has been recognised for his work on clean technology at an awards ceremony honouring Australian leaders and innovators around the world. 16/09/15 16 Sep 2015 - Read More
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Greenland ice is melting seven percent faster than previously thought

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http://www.enn.com — The same hotspot in Earth's mantle that feeds Iceland's active volcanoes has been playing a trick on the scientists who are trying to measure how much ice is melting on nearby Greenland.According to a new study in the journal Science Advances, the hotspot softened the mantle rock beneath Greenland in a way that ultimately distorted their calculations for ice loss in the Greenland ice she Read More
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Arctic Sea Ice Extent in 2016 Ties as Second Lowest in The Satellite Record

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http://www.enn.com — Arctic sea ice extent shrank to 1.6 million square miles earlier this month — tying 2016 with 2007 as the second lowest sea ice minimum since satellite records began. The lowest year remains 2012. The new measurements follow a decades-long trend of declining sea ice extent in the Arctic as global temperatures rise.  Read More
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Alum Dr Alasdair Harris receives WWF's 2015 Duke of Edinburgh Conservation Award

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http://www.eci.ox.ac.uk — This award - WWF's most prestigious - highlights the extraordinary effort that Alasdair is taking to work with local people to restore marine habitats and coral reefs and at the same time promote sustainable livelihoods through community-based conservation. 25/11/15 25 Nov2015 - read more + Read More
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