A recent study involving stalagmite samples from an Austrian cave explores the synchroneity of hydroclimate changes in the last 10,000 years between the Northern Hemisphere westerlies, the South American Monsoon and the African Monsoon.
Speleothems shed light on extinctions on Indian Ocean islands
A short popular science movie documents our research in one of the largest ice caves in the world
The Tiroler Landespreis für Wissenschaft was awarded to Christoph Spötl and the Förderpreis to Gabriella Koltai
The expedition report is now available fully open-access
Speleothems provide a threefold improvement in the precision of the timing of this last cold spell
We spent two days in Frauenofen, a 6 km long cave that opens north of Eisriesenwelt
Christoph Spötl, Gina Moseley, Anika Donner and Chloe Snowling travelled to the Gottesacker karst plateau in western Austria to visit Klaus Cramer cave.
Institute of Geology University of Innsbruck Innrain 52 6020 Innsbruck Austria