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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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Summer School on GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite Systems) at GFZ

At 9am on 1st July 2013 the Geosciences Summer School on GNSS was opened at the GFZ. Part of a research project of the European Union, it lasted until July 3rd.

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Stable movement centers in Earth’s mantle

Stable movement centers in Earth’s mantle
27.06.2013|Potsdam: For about 250 million years, the upward and downward currents in the mantle have remained very stable. These convection currents in semi-liquid rock below the earth's crust are responsible...

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Additional News

Personalia | Christoph Reigber receives the Levallois Medal 2019

Personalia | Kyriakos Balidakis has been awarded the Friedrich Robert Helmert Prize

Ice sheets impact core elements of the Earth’s carbon cycle

Personalia | Marco Bohnhoff is now Executive Director of the ICDP

Personalia | Honorary Professorhip for Maorong Ge

Personalia | Professorship for Dirk Schulze-Makuch

How to recognise where a volcano will erupt

Monitoring Etna with a glass fibre cable

Unique data series will be continued

Personalia | Research internship at GFZ for Maximilian Wegner