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Monday paper: Permafrost degradation in Antarctica

In contrary to what happens in the Arctic where permaforst thawing and associated geomorphic and socio-economic implications are being broadly examined, in Antarctica the network of permafrost monitoring sites is limited and no clear trends in permafrost conditions have been … Continue reading

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4th European Conference on Permafrost (EUCOP)

The big European conference on frozen soils is approaching fast. The EUCOP conference will take place in Évora (Portugal) from 18 to 21st June 2014. At the conference website (http://www.eucop4.org) you can find all the information about sessions and key-note … Continue reading

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Iberian Permafrost Conference in the Pyrenees

25-27th June 2013, Vall de Núria (Eastern Pyrenees) Under the organization of the Research Group “Landscape research and Mediterranean mountain palaeoenvironments” from the University of Barcelona, the Iberian Permafrost Conference will be held in Vall de Núria, in the heart … Continue reading

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Announcement: Permafrost Conference in southern Europe!

18-21 June 2014, Évora (Portugal) The Portuguese Committee of the International Permafrost Association warmly invites you to bring permafrost science to Southern Portugal and enjoy scientific discussions in a great setting of culture and tradition in the city of Évora. … Continue reading

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Lecture on permafrost research: “Geophysical monitoring of permafrost evolution in the Swiss Alps”

  Dr Christin Hilbich (Department of Geosciences, University of Fribourg)  Place: Lisbon, 22nd February 2012, 11 h Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, room C8-2-11 Abstract: In high mountain regions, climate change does not only affect the glaciers or the … Continue reading

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Pre-registration for EGU2013 is open

Pre-registration for EGU2013 is now open until 13 March 2013. More than 10,000 researchers from all over the world are expected to take part in the meeting, which will be held in the Austria Center Vienna (ACV) in Vienna (Austria) between … Continue reading

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Time to prepare your presentation for EGU2013

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Movies to watch with Geoscience students

We recently have asked you what movie would you watch with your Geosciences students. After the voting period, the winner is…

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Earth as art

Tani Taguas ir2tarue@uco.es School of Agricultural and Forestry Engineering University of Cordoba, Spain Earth as art: lysergic pictures from the infinity… Not only the trekkies and the fervent fans of Big Bang Theory are going to enjoy this flashy trip through the … Continue reading

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Extended deadline for abstract submission to FESP4

Regarding the numerous requests we have decided to extend the deadline of call for abstracts to January 31 2013. Before send your communications please consult the guidelines in this link: https://sites.google.com/site/fespivvilnius/home/Call-for-abstracts-and-guidelines. The communication of abstract acceptance will be now in … Continue reading

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