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  • project . 2017 - 2021
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: BB/P02582X/1
    Funder Contribution: 30,612 GBP
    Partners: UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA, University of Aberdeen, SFU, MUN

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  • project . 2017 - 2021
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/P013090/1
    Funder Contribution: 419,180 GBP
    Partners: Swedish Museum of Natural History, University of Ottawa, University of Cambridge, RVC, FIELD MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY, Natural History Museum, RAS, University of Bristol, AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY, The Great North Museum: Hancock...

    Our proposal brings together world class expertise and cutting-edge methods to answer a key question in the history of life: how did vertebrates conquer the land? We address this question by testing four key hypotheses derived from long-standing assertions that selectio...

  • project . 2017 - 2021
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/P006493/1
    Funder Contribution: 508,106 GBP
    Partners: UoC, OSU, International Arctic Science Committee, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH Zürich, University of Leeds, Norwegian Geological Survey, CNR, PAU, Alfred Wegener Inst for Polar & Marine R, Aquaplan-niva...

    ChAOS will quantify the effect of changing sea ice cover on organic matter quality, benthic biodiversity, biological transformations of carbon and nutrient pools, and resulting ecosystem function at the Arctic Ocean seafloor. We will achieve this by determining the amou...

  • project . 2017 - 2021
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/R001324/1
    Funder Contribution: 253,939 GBP
    Partners: University of Sheffield, UWEC, UBC, Utrecht University, Boston College

    In establishing the theory of evolution Charles Darwin realized that life originated only once and over billions of years diversified, through evolution, into the bewildering diversity of life on Earth today. Since this monumental paradigm shift a major goal of biology ...

  • project . 2017 - 2021
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: ES/P009255/1
    Funder Contribution: 2,156,860 GBP
    Partners: ZJOU, UNSW, UL, McMaster University, UWA, RMIT, University of Auckland, Japan Inst. for Labour Policy & Training, Linnaeus University, UW...

    Our programme focuses on the care needs of adults living at home with chronic health problems or disabilities, and seeks sustainable solutions to the UK's contemporary 'crisis of care'. It is distinctive in investigating sustainability and wellbeing in care holistically...

  • project . 2017 - 2021
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/P011926/1
    Funder Contribution: 361,991 GBP
    Partners: Met Office, NCAR, Climate and Cryosphere Project, EnviroSim (Canada), Meteo-France CNRM, University of Edinburgh, University of Saskatchewan, WSL Swiss Inst for Snow & Avalanche Res, ECMWF, NERC British Antarctic Survey

    Snow is a material with remarkable physical properties that profoundly alters the characteristics of the Earth's surface where it lies. Because snow has a high albedo (the fraction of solar radiation that it reflects rather than absorbs) and a high latent heat of fusion...

  • project . 2017 - 2021
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/P017231/1
    Funder Contribution: 688,773 GBP
    Partners: UGOE, UCT, FMI, TCD, Goethe University Frankfurt, Beihang University, NCEPU, NASA, University of Otago, Johns Hopkins University...

    Space weather describes the changing properties of near-Earth space, which influences the flow of electrical currents in this region, particularly within the ionosphere and magnetosphere. Space weather results from solar magnetic activity, which waxes and wanes over the...

  • project . 2017 - 2021
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/P014801/1
    Funder Contribution: 438,242 GBP
    Partners: TKU, University of Reading, Badan Restorasi Gambut (BRG), University of Alberta, Swansea University, Asia Pacific Resources International Ltd, ECMWF

    The severe El Niño episode of 2015 led to a major and damaging increase in Indonesian peatland fire, highlighting an urgent need to develop operational systems to forecast potentially severe fire events in order to mitigate the impacts of fire and haze. 10 ASEAN ...

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