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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Greenland in summer. Recent evidence uncovered by Northwestern researchers suggests that Medieval Greenland was warmer than previously thought.

Vikings in Greenland experienced summer temperatures up to 50 degrees, researchers find

February 20, 2019

A recent study by Northwestern researchers suggests that Vikings living in southern Greenland experienced a warmer climate than once thought. Analyzing sediment cores from a lake in the region, doctoral...

Weinberg junior Peter Puleo. In Earth and Planetary Sciences Prof. Yarrow Axford’s lab, Puleo has worked with lake sediment cores, which are tubes of mud with visible bands of different colors and minerals.

NU professors, students working to create historical climate map of Midwest

May 31, 2018

Picture the dirt at the bottom of a lake: It may seem slimy, squishy and unappealing. But for Earth and Planetary Sciences Prof. Yarrow Axford’s research team, that sediment is key to understanding...

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