Category Archives: News

Future Earth: News, events and a survey on transdiciplinary research needs

  Future Earth is a major international research platform providing the knowledge and support to accelerate our transformations to a sustainable world.   Opportunities   Take the transdisciplinary research survey…

News from the web: Climate Change is the National Parks’ Biggest Challenge

The climate change website Climate Central is launching a series of articles that will come out over the next year on climate change and the US National Parks. See this…

New study in Nature: Large variations in hydroclimate over the past millennium

A new study in Nature finds that the Northern Hemisphere has experienced considerably larger hydroclimate changes earlier during the past twelve centuries than in the twentieth century. The researchers from…

New paper on urban green space performance and resilience

In an innovate publication Erik Andersson and Stephan Barthel explore social-ecological memory as way to diagnose and engage with urban green space performance and resilience. They argue that future earth…

15 Archaeological Sites Revealed—and Now Threatened—by Climate Change

The central issue for the IHOPE Theme Global Environmental Change Threats to Heritage and Long Term Observing Networks of the Past is the growing world-wide concern for the accelerating impact…

New IHOPE regional case study

We are happy to announce the IHOPE regional case study the Preservation, Decolonization and Sovereignty Reclamation at the Fort Apache and Theodore Roosevelt National Historic Landmark, Arizona. The Fort Apache project offers to…

Landscape Archaeology Conference 2016

The 4th International Landscape Archaeology Conference will be hosted by the Department of Archaeology and Ancient History. It will be held at Uppsala University, the oldest university in Scandinavia –…

New Paper

Researchers from Europe, Russia, and the United States have just published the article “Cooling and societal change during the Late Antique Little Ice Age from 536 to around 660 AD”…

CCSAR report on climate impacts on heritage and the archaeological record

Every day important sites, buildings, and other physical evidence of  environmental and cultural heritage are swept away by increasingly heavy seas. The Society for American Archaeology’s newly formed Climate Change…

Climate History Podcast

IHOPE appearance in the third episode of the Climate History Podcast, Dr. Dagomar Degroot (Georgetown University) interviews Dr. Thomas McGovern (CUNY) and Dr. George Hambrecht (University of Maryland) about archaeology in…