3 minutes for science - FameLab Germany 2018

The regional heat of FameLab Germany 2018 for the Berlin-Brandenburg region will be held on the Telegrafenberg in Potsdam on March 13, starting at 3:00 pm.

Geo.X Workshop: Hackathon - The challenge of +4 data, Visualizing and comparing outputs from landscape evolution models

Geo.X invites early-carees scientists from all Geo.X institutions to join the Geo.X Hackathon "The challenge of +4 data: 
Visualizing and comparing outputs from landscape evolution models".


Application deadline: December 20, 2017

Workshop: Software Writing Skills for Your Research

This workshop is a Python-Novice-Workshop with a focus on scientific computing and reproducible research. Everyone with basic knowledge of Python or a similar scripting language, such as R or Matlab, among others, is invited to join.

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.

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.

RIESGOS Kickoff-Meeting

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

Personalia | Harald Schuh appointed as member of acatech

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

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.

German YES Chapter founded

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

Seismic monitoring of rockfalls and landslides can protect human lives

Landslides and rockfalls are a significant hazard in mountain regions. A project in Switzerland investigates triggers.