Monday, June 13th, 2016
Robert Moucha, assistant professor of geophysics, and Gregory Ruetenik, a Ph.D. student in Earth sciences, have collaborated with Gregory Hoke, associate professor of Earth sciences, on a unique numerical modeling study that simulates changing terrain over millions of years. Their study shows that moderate changes in dynamic topography produce an erosional response in the form
Monday, May 2nd, 2016
WASHINGTON, DC—A drop in the amount of oxygen dissolved in the oceans due to climate change is already discernible in some parts of the world and should be evident across large parts of the ocean between 2030 and 2040, according to a new study. Scientists know that a warming climate can be expected to gradually
Monday, July 9th, 2012
Mapping Census 2010: The Geography of American Change from Esri Press depicts the extraordinary changes in the American population over the past decade. Extracted from the data collected by the US Census Bureau in 2010, the new maps are displayed side by side with maps created after the 2000 census.
Tuesday, June 19th, 2012
The International Conference on Managing Protected Areas under Climate Change will take place Sept. 24-26, 2012 in Dresden, Germany. The Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development (IOER) is organizing the event within the framework of the HABIT-CHANGE project (http://www.habit-change.eu).
Wednesday, May 9th, 2012
A sleepless planet with the twinkling lights of populated areas can be seen in an image captured by satellite. It is one among impressive images of typical landscapes and human settlements of Southeast Asia and Europe, captured by German Aerospace Centre (DLR) satellite, on display in Ha Noi until May 20. As contribution to the