Report | International experts discuss the future of geosciences

What key areas within future geosciences? Representatives of the International Union of Geological Sciences discussed this question at their latest meeting.

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Peronalia | Viktor Rözer wins prize for his research

Viktor Rözer, PhD Student in the GFZ-section Hydrology, wins the first “Allianz Climate Research Award”.

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Interview | „More passes than ever before“: Sven Bauer, head of the GFZ satellite ranging station

Sven Bauer is head of the Satellite Laser Ranging (SLR) station at the GFZ. In the past year, the station performed more than 5300 measurements: an all-time record.

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Verborgene Schätze im Untergrund und eine Rote Couch auf dem Telegrafenberg

Der Planet Erde ist einem ständigem Wandel unterworfen: Das Klima verändert sich spürbar, Naturgefahren wie Erdbeben, Vulkanausbrüche, aber auch Hochwasser und Hangrutschungen bedrohen viele Menschen. Die Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler am...

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Personalia | Daniel Harlov is appointed visiting professor in Wuhan, China

Daniel Harlov is appointed a visiting Chair Professor at the China University of Geosciences, Wuhan.

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RIESGOS Kickoff-Meeting

The project RIESGOS was officially launched with a kickoff meeting at the "Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt" on December 7.

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How do electrons vanish from the Van-Allen-Belts?

Super fast electrons are pushed into the atmosphere whereas less fast electrons stay – Findings are important for satellite safety and exoplanet studies

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Personalia | Harald Schuh appointed as member of acatech

Harald Schuh became a new member of acatech, the national academy of science and engineering.

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GRACE-FO satellites on their way to the launch pad

After successful testing the twin satellites arrived at the launch site Vandenberg Airforce Base in California.

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German YES Chapter founded

German branch of the Young Earth Scientists network founded at the GFZ.

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ICDP Science Plan 2020-2030

Are foreshocks a systematic indicator for upcoming earthquakes?

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...