Icequakes! Stick-Slip motion under Western Greenland

Check out this very interesting read about Icequakes, available at the Cryospheric Sciences blog page.
Cryosphere is the frozen water part of the Earth system, which includes ice that is found in the ocean, such as waters surrounding Antarctica and the Arctic.

Read here: Cryospheric Sciences | Image of the Week: Icequakes! Stick-Slip motion under Western Greenland

Matthew Agius is a recent PhD graduate from the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies in Ireland and is now doing research at the University of Southampton (National Oceanography Centre). His research focuses on the dynamics of the lithosphere beneath Tibet, the Central Mediterranean, and the Pacific Ocean. Matthew’s role as a young scientist representative is to promote the efforts done by young researchers and to engage in discussions that concern seismology students. You can reach Matthew via e-mail at

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