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Geophysics

Ice skating and permafrost

Investigation of thin liquid films at interfaces between ice and clay materials For ice, so-called "surface melting" was postulated as early as the 19th century by Michael Faraday: Already below the actual melting point, i.e. 0 °C, a thin…

Getting ahead of climate change

Earth observation data could help the humanitarian community reduce the destruction of natural disastersCredit: Nauman et al. As climate change increases the occurrence of catastrophic natural disasters around the world,…