New Director for Cabot Institute for the Environment 6 August 2018 The University of Bristol’s Cabot Institute for the Environment has appointed a new Director.
- New study reveals evidence of how Neolithic people adapted to climate change 13 August 2018 Research led by the University of Bristol has uncovered evidence that early farmers were adapting to climate change 8,200 years ago.
- Ice sheets of the last ice age seeded the ocean with silica 10 August 2018 New research led by glaciologists and isotope geochemists from the University of Bristol's Cabot Institute for the Environment has found that melting ice sheets provide the surrounding oceans with the essential nutrient silica.
- #BristolFaces speaks to our new Director Jemma Wadham 7 August 2018 #BristolFaces speaks to Professor Jemma Wadham, incoming director of the Cabot Institute for the Environment, about her new role, glaciers and sparking innovation.
- Royal Fort Garden named among the best in Britain 7 August 2018 Public gardens by the University of Bristol Cabot Institute have been awarded a Green Flag Award – an accolade which officially makes it one of the best green spaces in the country.
- New Director for Cabot Institute for the Environment 6 August 2018 The University of Bristol’s Cabot Institute for the Environment has appointed a new Director.
- Bristol launches the new Faculty of Life Sciences 1 August 2018 The start of August sees the creation of a brand-new faculty at the University of Bristol – the Faculty of Life Sciences.
- Ever-increasing CO2 levels could take us back to the tropical climate of Paleogene period 31 July 2018 A new study led by scientists at the University of Bristol has warned that unless we mitigate current levels of carbon dioxide emissions, Western Europe and New Zealand could revert to the hot tropical climate of the early Paleogene period – 56-48 million years ago.
- Carbon ‘leak’ may have warmed the planet for 11,000 years, encouraging human civilisation 30 July 2018 The oceans are the planet’s most important depository for atmospheric carbon dioxide on time scales of decades to millennia.
- Deglacial changes in western Atlantic Ocean circulation 27 July 2018 A new study carried out by an international team of researchers, using the chemistry of ocean sediments has highlighted a widespread picture of Atlantic circulation changes associated with rapid climate change in the past.
- Bristol professor joins international experts to discuss crop diseases that threaten global food security 26 July 2018 A Bristol scientist has been invited to present at a prestigious international event discussing global food security in Boston.