Join our BE-OI Townhall event at Polar 2018 in Davos on 19th June 2018, where we will explore the scientific challenge of Beyond EPICA, describe progress towards establishing the best site, and discuss our outline plans for retrieving a new core.

Call for papers in special issue on

Oldest Ice: finding and interpreting climate proxies in ice older than 700 000 years

in the EGU Journal "The Cryosphere"

Abstracts from our "The Quest for Oldest Ice" PICO session are available here:

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In Antarctica internationally leading ice and climate scientists of 14 institutions from ten European countries are looking for the oldest ice-core record on Earth. Goal of the project "Beyond EPICA - Oldest Ice" is to find the ice core which goes furthest back in Earth’s history ...


BE-OI has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 730258.