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Information about seismic measurements in the Bad Oeynhausen/Minden area

Seismic Analysis of the North German Bassin Structure
11.09.2013|Potsdam: Das Deutsche GeoForschungsZentrum GFZ in Potsdam ist als Mitglied der Helmholtz-Gemeinschaft die deutsche Großforschungseinrichtung für Geowissenschaften.

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Pines from Potsdam Telegrafenberg reveal climate of the past

Pines from Potsdam Telegrafenberg reveal climate of the past
09.09.2013 | Potsdam:  New method facilitates more precise climate reconstructions in temperate zone. Potsdam scientist Ingo Heinrich has developed a new method at the GFZ German Research...

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From Pendulum Measurements to the GRACE-Mission

From Pendulum Measurements to the GRACE-Mission
30.09.2013|Potsdam: The Scientific Assembly 2013 of the International Association of Geodesy (IAG) celebrates its 150th anniversary in Potsdam.

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CO2 injection at the Ketzin pilot site successfully finalized after five years

CO2 injection at the Ketzin pilot site successfully finalized after five years
29.08.2013|Potsdam/ Ketzin: As from today, August 29, 2013, the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences terminates the injection of carbon dioxide (CO2) near the town...

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IASPEI würdigt NMSOP-2 (only available in German)

Auf ihrer 2013 Scientific Assembly in Göteborg, Schweden würdigte die International Association of Seismology and Physics of the Earth's Interior (IASPEI) die Bedeutung des "New Manual of Seismological Observatory Practice (NMSOP-2)" für Ausbildung...

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Helmholtz-Gemeinschaft fördert 15 internationale Forschergruppen (only available in German)

Berlin, 22. Juli 2013 – Die Helmholtz-Gemeinschaft hat im Rahmen eines Pilotprojektes insgesamt 15 internationale Forschergruppen ausgewählt, in denen Helmholtz-Wissenschaftler gemeinsam mit Kollegen aus aller Welt an zukunftsweisenden Projekten...

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GFZ honored as a Recognized Training Company by Chamber of Commerce

17.07.2013|Potsdam:As part of the Brandenburg Training Consensus, the President of the Chamber of Industry and Commerce Potsdam (IHK), along with public figures, awarded the GFZ with the certificate Approved Training Organization today. Dr. Stefan...

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Is the ice in Greenland in growing decline?

Is the ice in Greenland in growing decline?
12.07.2013|Potsdam: The time period of satellite observations of the ice sheets of Greenland and the Antarctic is still too short to be able to say whether the accelerated loss of ice measured today will...

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"A Man of Science" as video stream

Ernst von Rebeur-Paschwitz was the founder of modern seismology. In 1889, on the Telegrafenberg in Potsdam, he delivered the world's first evidence that distant earthquakes can be recorded. The sons of Prof. Dr. Rainer Kind, the emeritus professor of...

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Prof. Dr. Claudia Stolle is the new head of Section 2.3, “Earth’s Magnetic Field”

On 1st July 2013 Prof. Dr. Claudia Stolle was appointed head of Section 2.3, “Earth’s Magnetic Field”. As a joint appointment between GFZ and the University of Potsdam, Prof. Stolle commenced a position as professor of the “Earth’s Magnetic Field” in...

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Additional News

María Chapela Lara

Humboldt Fellow María Chapela Lara in Section 3.3 Earth Surface Geochemistry

Oliver Bens

Oliver Bens new Co-Director of the Central - Asian Institute for Applied Geosciences...

Christoph Sens-Schönfelder joined the Editorial Board of the Geophysical Journal...

News | The DFG Priority Program DOME boosts ore deposit research at GFZ

Digital Earth received the special "Digital Science Award" at the Digital Leader Award...

Rebirth of a volcano

Giant particle accelerator in the sky

Drought in Europe decreases carbon uptake and crop yields

Failures of Germany‘s largest cliff coast sensed by seismometers

Artificial Intelligence Learns Continental Hydrology