Earth and Environment - Earth Sciences

Earth Sciences - Sep 17
Earth Sciences
Researchers have used a computer model to test a new hypothesis about the formation of the Alps while simulating seismic activity in Switzerland. This will help improve current earthquake risk models.
Earth Sciences - Sep 11
Earth Sciences

Phosphorus is essential for agriculture, yet this important plant nutrient is increasingly being lost from soils around the world. The primary cause is soil erosion, reports an international research team led by the University of Basel. The study Communications shows which continents and regions are most strongly affected.

Earth Sciences - Jul 24
Earth Sciences

Research recently published in the journal "Science" has shown that lockdown measures to combat the spread of COVID-19 lead to a 50% reduction in seismic noise observed around the world in early to mid-2020.

Astronomy - Aug 28

Researchers at the University of Bern are the first in the world to succeed in determining the distance to a space debris object using a geodetic laser in daylight. The distance was determined on June 24, 2020 at the Swiss Optical Ground Station and Geodynamics Observatory Zimmerwald. The number of measurements can be multiplied thanks to the new possibility of observing space debris during the day. As a result, possible collisions with satellites can be detected at an early stage and evasive maneuvers can be initiated.

Earth Sciences - Jul 20
Earth Sciences

Researchers used computer simulations to classify the current activity of corona structures on the surface of Venus. To their surprise, they found a previously undiscovered ring of fire on our neighbouring planet.

Currently 6 Job in field Earth Sciences.
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Earth Sciences - 10.08
Postdoc position on the history of Soviet glaciology in Central Asia University of Fribourg
Earth Sciences - 10.08
PhD position on the history of Soviet glaciology in Central Asia University of Fribourg
Environment - 03.08
Professur für Umweltplanung und Transformation Universität Freiburg im Breisgau
Earth Sciences - PhD
PhD Program - Mineral Sciences Conférence universitaire de Suisse occidentale
Event - PhD
PhD Program - Earth Surface Processes Conférence universitaire de Suisse occidentale
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