The glacier at Briksdalsbreen

The Glacsweb research projects in Norway at Briksdalsbreen began in 2003 and not only allowed the development of the world’s first wireless sensor probes for glaciers but extremely useful results for Glaciologists and Electronics & Computer Science.

Norway Fieldwork: 2007Autumn 20062006200520042003

Melting Norwegian glacier – it retreated 400m in ten years.

The melting events in 2006 led us to move to iceland – our cleanup trip was on BBC TV News.

Photos of the glacier melting over the years – it retreated 400m in ten years.

In 2015 an interesting paper at SIggraph showed reconstructed time-lapse images gathered from Flickr over the years.