June 20, 2018

The 8th IWIC is just ended and we have to admit it was a really unique edition. Enrique Serrano and his team have done a really amazing job in organizing the oral and poster sessions, the fieldtrips in amazing coastal and mountain karstic landscapes as well as the end-...

June 9, 2018

The C3project team is ready to spend 1 week in Potes, Cantabria mountains in the Picos de Europa (Spain), to attend the 8th IWIC. Renato R. Colucci (CNR) and Beatrice Pulvirenti (University of Bologna) will be presenting 3 oral communications and 1 poster on behalf of...

January 4, 2018

Volume 79, Number 3 of the "Journal of Cave and Karst Studies" has just been posted online with a wonderful issue entirely dedicated to the ongoing study of glacier and ice caves, expecially in the United States.

This issue is an amazing body of Dr. Andreas Pflitsch's w...

November 7, 2017

The C3 project contributed to the realization of this huge work with the Chapter 19, dedicated to italian ice caves. 750 pages, Copyright:© Elsevier 2018, Ice Caves will be published December 1st, 2017 and is Edited by Aurel Persoiu and Stein-Erik Lauritzen...

October 16, 2017

Just published on-line and freely downloadable from the web site of the Italian Glaciological Committee (CGI) our recent paper "First Alpine evidence of in-situ Coarse Cryogenic Cave Carbonate (CCCcoarse)

A layer of coarse cryogenic cave carbonate (CCCcoarse) is...

August 7, 2017

We've been visiting another ice caves in the Canin area, as the C3 project is going on. We are actually searching for another suitable cave to perform new surveys and possible long monitoring program. Apparently, this nice ice deposit located at the bottom of about 25...

June 25, 2017

Few days ago we completed another goal of the C3project, the survey in the Paradana ice cave (namely Velika ledena jama v Paradani)

The other goal was indeed to work one day with cool temperatures escaping from the hellish heat wave is affecting Europe ;)

Previously done...

May 28, 2017

The C3project is on Vanity Fair Italia this week... ice caves of Canin share a bit of space in the fashion industry ;)

Check the link at the web page of Fabrizio Giraldi author of the wonderful picture



May 15, 2017

A set of older ice samples are almost ready to be send to the lab for trying dating some very promising layers of organic matters.

We've been at the ColLab facility of Milano Bicocca University few weeks ago, together with Prof. Walter Maggi, sawing additional chuncks o...

March 26, 2017

Few weeks ago we went to Switzerland. We've been guests of Margit Schwikowski which is leading the Laboratory of Environmental Chemistry (LEC) at the Paul Scherrer Institute in Villigen. Marc Luetscher already brought there the frozen ice cores and all the samples, and...

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