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VARDA: New database for looking into Earth's past climates, one layer at a time

New VARDA database as a unique tool for paleoclimatologists to synchronize climate records from annually deposited sediments in lakes around the world.

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Influence of Lithosphere Rheology on Seismicity

The lithosphere of the Rhine Graben: is there a causative relationship between modelled mechanical stability and natural seismicity distribution?

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You only experience this once

Torsten Sachs has returned safely after spending nearly half a year within the northern polar circle on board the “Polarstern”.

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New satellite data show severity of drought summers in 2018 and 2019

Measurements by the GRACE-FO satellite mission show a decline in water storage in Central Europe by up to 94 percent compared with seasonal fluctuations.

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Report | First Machine Learning Hackathon at GFZ Potsdam

Assessing mineral concentrations of soil and predicting „earthquakes" in laboratory experiments were the focus of the first Machine Learning Hackathon at GFZ.

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Report | Measuring groundwater worldwide with GRACE and GRACE-FO

Kick-off of the Horizon 2020 project G3P for the satellite-based measurement of the global groundwater distribution.

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Report | A unique opportunity for researchers

Torsten Sachs is part of the Arctic Expedition 'MOSAiC'. On the research vessel "Polarstern", frozen in the Arctic ice, he is drifting towards the North Pole.

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