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VARDA: New database for looking into Earth's past climates, one layer at a time

New VARDA database as a unique tool for paleoclimatologists to synchronize climate records from annually deposited sediments in lakes around the world.

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Geosciences with an atomically sharpened view

Geosciences with an atomically sharpened view: The new high-performance transmission electron microscope of the GFZ was commissioned on 24.11.2020.

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Allianz Climate Risk Research Award for Nivedita Sairam

Nivedita Sairam was honored with second place of the "Allianz Climate Risk Research Award" for her outstanding doctoral thesis on models to predict flood damage.

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A rich source of nutrients under the Earth’s ice sheets

Data from Greenland and Antarctica show: under ice trace elements are mobilised at higher rates than previously assumed.

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1000 km deep in the Earth's mantle: Conditions simulated in the laboratory for the first time

Scientists have succeeded in simulating the extreme conditions of the Earth's mantle at a depth of about 1000 km in the laboratory for the first time.

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Fachtagung "Geothermie und geologische Wärmespeicherung“

Mit tiefer und mitteltiefer Geothermie den regenerativen Anteil der Fernwärme erhöhen.

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Seismic experiment in Ivrea-Verbano zone successfully completed

Seismic experiment in Ivrea-Verbano zone successfully completed. The experiment served to prepare a 4 km deep drilling of the International Continental Scientific Drilling Program.

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GFZ’s Board of Trustees appoints Niels Hovius as acting Scientific Director

Niels Hovius is acting Scientific Director of the GFZ. This was decided by the GFZ’s Board of Trustees in its regular autumn meeting today, Friday, November 13.

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Digital Geothermie Kongress 2020

Mehr als 150 Fachvorträge erwarten die Teilnehmer des in diesem Jahr digital stattfindenden Fachkongresses für Geothermie.

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Monitoring open-cast mines better than before

New radar satellites allow observation in almost real time.

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Additional News

Geosciences with an atomically sharpened view

Allianz Climate Risk Research Award for Nivedita Sairam

A rich source of nutrients under the Earth’s ice sheets

1000 km deep in the Earth's mantle: Conditions simulated in the laboratory for the first...

Seismic experiment in Ivrea-Verbano zone successfully completed

GFZ’s Board of Trustees appoints Niels Hovius as acting Scientific Director

Ludwig Stroink elected as IUGS-Councillor

New mineral discovered in moon meteorite

The International Training Course "Seismology and Seismic Hazard"

Severe earthquake in the Aegean Sea