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The new project on landcover monitoring with emphasis on vegetation under the climatic change pressure using multitemporal and multisource remote sensing data is a collaboration project funded in the framework of 4EU+ Flagship 4: Biodiversity and Sustainable Developement with Markéta Potůčková (Department of Applied Geoinformatics and Cartography, Charles University Prague) as PI of the [...]

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The Heidelberg Center for the Environment’s public series of talks “Heidelberger Brücke” is starting today! This semester’s topic is “Changing Climate”.
Today, Prof. Dr. Birgit Schneider, University of Potsdam, Department of Arts and Media, speaks in German about the role of images in communication of climate change:
“Klimabilder. Die Rolle der Bilder für die Kommunikation des Klimawandels”.
Where: Im [...]

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The “TdLab Geography” (Dr. Nicole Aeschbach) developed a “Decarbonization Lab” as part of the course “Climate Science and its Implications” taught by Prof. Dr. Werner Aeschbach at the Heidelberg Physics Graduate Days at Heidelberg University. About 50 doctoral students of the Heidelberg Graduate School of Fundamental Physics (HGSFP) worked on creative and effective measures as [...]

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GIScience will be present with two participants (Nicole Aeschbach, TdLab Geographie) and Sven Lautenbach (HeiGIT) at the german IPCC conference. Our contributions aim at highlighting the potential of GIScience and transdisciplinary research for climate change adaptation and climate change mitigation. Examples are the german climate protection map, green or pleasant routing (e.g. meinGrün ) and [...]

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We cordially invite everybody interested to our next open GIScience colloquium talk
The speaker is Dr. Benjamin Bechtel
from the Institute of Geography / Center for Earth System Research and Sustainability,
Universität Hamburg www.clisap.de cen.uni-hamburg.de
When: Thursday 08.03.2018, 14ct
Where: INF 348, room015 (Institute of Geography, Heidelberg University)
Abstract:
New observations of urban climates – remote sensing and [...]

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we cordially invite everybody interested to our next open GIScience colloquium talk
on Mon, May 08, 2.15 pm,
at the Department of Geography, Heidelberg University, Im Neuenheimer Feld 348, Lecture Hall, Room 015.
The presentation will be given by Harm Bartholomeus (Wageningen).
The topic is:
Investigating Tropical Forests with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and LiDAR
Constant monitoring of tropical forests is important [...]

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Malnutrition is a challenge to the health and productivity of populations and is viewed as one of the five largest adverse health impacts of [...]

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