Daily Camera: A Boulder scientist’s “Moss Zombies” field work on Baffin Island

“The dead speak: Long-dead tundra plants tell us that current warming cannot be explained by Earth’s natural climate variability.” This article is an Editorial written by Gifford H. Miller, a professor in CU-Boulder’s department of geological sciences, and associate director of its Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research. He has led research teams studying the glaciers of Baffin Island in Arctic Canada since 2005.  The article features photos by the Earth Vision Institute’s staff photographer Matthew Kennedy.  (continue reading…)