Dr. Stuart N. Thomson
Department of Geosciences

University of Arizona
Given the ever changing nature of the internet, it is inevitable some of these links may break over time. They were current as of July 2023.
News articles on our 2023 publication in Geology
"Breaking plates: Creation of the East Anatolian fault, the Anatolian plate, and a tectonic escape system"
"Researchers unearth the mysteries of how Turkey’s East Anatolian fault formed"
University of Minnesota News and Events
News articles on our 2013 publication in Nature Geoscience
"The contribution of glacial erosion to shaping the hidden landscape of East Antarctica"
"The Making of Antarctica’s Hidden Fjords" by Mari Jensen
University of Arizona News
"Dr. Stuart Thomson, University of Arizona – The Formation of Antarctica"
Featured on NPR's "The Academic Minute", April 22nd, 2013
"Antarctica's lost landscape" by Darrell Swift
Nature News & Views
"What Antarctica Looked Like Before the Ice" by Becky Ostin
Scientifc American
"What Antarctica Looked Like Before the Ice" by Becky Ostin
Live Science
"How Did Antarctica's Mysterious Ice-Covered Mountains Get There?" by Stephanie Warren
Popular Mechanics
"The Making of Antarctica’s Hidden Fjords" by Mari Jensen
EurekAlert! - American Association for the Advancement of Science
"A river once ran through it! Map showing Antarctica before the ice came shows huge valley running through the continent" by Daily Mail Reporter
Daily Mail, UK
News articles on our 2010 publication in Geophysical Research Letters
"Extremely low long-term erosion rates around the Gamburtsev Mountains in interior East Antarctica"
"‘Fossil’mountains entombed by ice" by Alexandra Witze
Science News
News articles on our 2010 publication in Nature
"Glaciation as a destructive and constructive control on mountain building"
"Glaciers Help High-Latitude Mountains Grow Taller" by Mari Jensen
University of Arizona News
"Glaciers shield mountain tops" by Jean Braun
Nature News & Views
"Glacial Blankets Can Protect Mountains From Erosion" by Phil Berardelli
Science
"Glacial 'Armor' Can Help a Mountain Grow" by Charles Q. Choi
NBC News
"Glaciers Help Mountains Grow" by Lisa Grossman
Wired Science
"Coldest Glaciers Help Mountains Grow" by Cynthia Graber
Scientifc American
"Glaciers, known for erosion, can help mountains grow" by Pete Spotts
Christian Science Monitor
"Glaciers: the 'armor' of frigid mountains" by Tom Beal
Arizona Daily Star
"Glacial armour lets mountains rise high" by Michael Marshall
New Scientist, UK
"Gletscher als Wachstumshilfe" by Christopher Schrader (in German)
Süddeutsche Zeitung, Germany
"Gletscher konservieren Berge" (in German)
Spiegel Online, Germany
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