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Earth Sciences - Jul 2
Earth Sciences
  An analysis of sediment transport in the Rhône Valley yields surprising results: melting glaciers overcompensated for the effect of the increased number of hydropower plants. A reduction in construction activities due to the 2008 financial crisis could also be seen in the data.
Environment - Earth Sciences - May 23
Environment - Earth Sciences

Since 2013, annual emissions of the banned chlorofluorocarbon CFC-11 have increased by around 7,000 metric tons from eastern China, according to a new study by an international team of scientists including Empa researchers, published in «Nature» today.

Earth Sciences - Apr 8
Earth Sciences

Melting ice sheets in Greenland and the Antarctic as well as ice melt from glaciers all over the world are causing sea levels to rise.

Life Sciences - Earth Sciences - Apr 15
Life Sciences - Earth Sciences

UNIGE researchers have found that bacteria can survive in the sediments of the Dead Sea at a depth of over 400 metres in spite of extreme conditions.

Earth Sciences - Mar 22
Earth Sciences

A young researcher at EPFL has demonstrated that the viscosity of fluids present in faults has a direct effect on the force of earthquakes.


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