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Jayhawk Audubon Society - Land and Sea Ice on the Move in the Arctic & Antarctic

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  • Categories: Clubs
  • Event posted: April 18, 2012
  • Last updated: April 20, 2012

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Jayhawk Audubon Society April Program April 23, 2012 - 7:30 p.m. - Free to the public Trinity Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall, 1245 New Hampshire, Lawrence, KS John Paden, Ph.D., will present "Land & Sea Ice on the Move in the Arctic & Antarctic" John Paden is a research faculty member at the Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets (CReSIS) at the University of Kansas. His talk will provide a timely overview of the world's sea ice and ice sheets including how they have changed and how they are changing. The work CReSIS is doing to better understand or planet's dynamic cryosphere will be highlighted. CReSIS is a Science and Technology Center established by the National Science Foundation (NSF) in 2005, with the mission of developing new technologies and computer models to measure and predict the response of sea level change to the mass balance of ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica. Optional dinner with John Paden - 5:30 p.m. at the Free State Brewery, 636 Mass St, downtown Lawrence, KS The program is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided.

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