News

Data science in the geosciences

The new GFZ journal System Earth reports on data science within the geosciences.

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New sensors for new insights into volcanoes

Developing a new generation of portable, inexpensive gravimeters for real-time monitoring of subsurface mass changes.

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Movements in the Earth’s interior are the missing link of polar motion

Mass movements of the solid mantle account for a third of dislocation.

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Seismology and seismic risk assessment – Training course in Accra, Ghana, was started

Last Monday, this year’s international GFZ training course “Seismology, Seismic Data Analysis, Hazard Assessment, and Risk Mitigation” was started in Accra.

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Report | Training course on sustainable energy concepts

Five-day training course as part of the research co-operation initiative with the Sultanate Oman.

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World War 2 bomb shook the ground ever so lightly

The blast was heard over quite a distance as a World War 2 bomb was detonated by specialists in Potsdam last friday.

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Publication: On the trails of Friedrich Robert Helmert

On the occasion of his 175th birthday GFZ dedicates an anthology to Friedrich Robert Helmert, the founder of modern geodesy.

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Oceanic magnetic field as an indicator for the climate phenomenon El Niño

They may improve ENSO-forecast and add to a better understanding of underlying processes.

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Did a changing climate cause the extinction of an evolutionary branch of Homo sapiens?

An international team sheds light on the climate history of Southeast Africa.

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First light for GRACE Follow-On Laser Interferometer

The laser ranging interferometer (LRI) onboard the GRACE Follow-On satellite mission had its “first light”.

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