Henning Åkesson

Postdoctoral researcher, Stockholm University and Bolin Centre for Climate Research

Expertise: Glaciers, Ice sheets, Paleoclimate



hypothesis   Hypothesis handle: akesson

Qualifying publication(s): see criteria

publication   https://www.the-cryosphere.net/11/281/2017/

publication   https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/feart


Grist article on an “Ice Apocalypse” mostly accurate, but doesn’t make the likelihood of that apocalypse clear enough to readers

in Grist, by Eric Holthaus

— 28 Nov 2017

"The article has a bias, emphasizing the high end scenarios of ice sheet behavior, avoiding scrutiny of model assumptions. The concept of marine ice cliff instability and how unusu..