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Minimum operation at GFZ while securing basic services

On Thursday, 19 March, the Executive Board of GFZ informed its employees that GFZ will go into "minimal operation" from Monday, 23 March.

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Experimental field "AgriSens DEMMIN 4.0" launched in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania

GFZ coordinates initiative for the use of remote sensing data, funded by the Federal Ministry of Agriculture.

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Earthquake in Iceland registered via fibre optic telephone cable

GFZ scientists test new method for seismic monitoring.

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Injection strategies are crucial for geothermal projects

Evaluation of geothermal projects and possible tremors.

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How earthquakes deform gravity

Researchers at the German Research Centre for Geosciences GFZ in Potsdam have developed an algorithm that for the first time can describe a gravitational signal caused by earthquakes with high accuracy. Tests with data from the 2011 earthquake near...

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Mushrooms are older than we thought

The first mushrooms were present 300 million years earlier than believed until now, shows a new study of which GFZ was part.

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Klimawandel, Energiewende, Wissenschaftskommunikation

Jahrespressekonferenz 2020 am Deutschen GeoForschungsZentrum GFZ.

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Formation of a huge underwater volcano offshore the Comoros

Seismologists of the GFZ have for the first time observed processes in the upper mantle before the formation of an enormous underwater eruption.

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