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How do Melting Ice Sheets Affect Sea Levels?


Ice sheets are melting at an alarming rate. Northumbria University is proud to be ranked 2nd for Research Power (REF 2021) – giving our professors the opportunities to carry out life-changing studies, embarking on a mission to save the world for future generations.

Learn from Hilmar Gudmundsson, Professor of Extreme Environments and Glaciology about the role of ice sheets in our global climate system.

Professor Gudmundsson explains how ice sheets from Greenland and Antarctica affect coastal communities and society as sea levels are rapidly increasing.

At Northumbria University, we inspire our students in a research-rich environment and involve them heavily in our crucial and imperative research projects.

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