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Prof. Dr. David Bruhn to lead EERA's Geothermal Research Programme

As of July 1, 2021, Prof. Dr. David Bruhn will take over the coordination for the European Energy Research Alliance (EERA) Joint Programme Geothermal.

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Humboldt Research Fellowship winners to conduct research in section "Geomagnetism"

Humboldt Research Fellowship winners Dr. Mahgoub (Egypt) and Dr. Rout (India) will do research in section Geomagnetism.

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Kick off for TsunamiRisk project

Kick off for TsunamiRisk project: In rare cases, tsunamis can be triggered by volcanoes and landslides. Indonesia's early warning system is not yet able to include such risks.

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Extent of the giant paleolake Mweru determined

Paleolake Mweru: Researchers have studied the rocks of the Mweru Rift System to trace millions of years of landscape evolution.

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42,000-year-old sub-fossil trees: more accurate analysis of reversal of Earth's magnetic field

Radiocarbon measurements on kauri trees also provide the basis for better calibration of geological archives of this period.

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Measuring atmospheric water vapor content with GNSS: GFZ data products certified as part of the global climate reference network GRUAN.

Measuring atmospheric water vapor content with GNSS: GFZ data products certified as part of the global climate reference network GRUAN.

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How do electrons close to Earth reach almost the speed of light?

New study found that electrons can reach ultra-relativistic energies for very special conditions in the magnetosphere when space is devoid of plasma.

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Past river activity in northern Africa reveals multiple Sahara greenings

The analysis of sediment cores from the Mediterranean Sea tells the story of major environmental changes in North Africa over the last 160,000 years.

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Perspectives paper shows need for research on underground hydrogen storage

Perspectives paper shows need for research on storing hydrogen in porous rock reservoirs - as a prerequisite for a global hydrogen economy.

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