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Researchers Find Major West Antarctic Glacier Melting from Geothermal Sources

Researchers Find Major West Antarctic Glacier Melting from Geothermal Sources

Thwaites Glacier, the large, rapidly changing outlet of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet, is not only being eroded by the ocean, it’s being melted from below by geothermal heat, researchers at the Institute for Geophysics at The University of Texas at Austin (UTIG) report in the current edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy…   » Continue Reading

The University of Texas at Austin, Austin Chamber of Commerce Present an Industry Open House, Focused on Clean Energy

Event: The University of Texas at Austin's University Office of Corporate Relations and the Austin Chamber of Commerce have invited local clean energy companies to an open house to meet with university programs, departments and services dealing with clean energy. When: Wednesday, April 15, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Events of potential media interest include: Brief program from…   » Continue Reading