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A New Year, a Fresh Start: New Books for an Inspiring 2014

January Climate Book List:Geospatial Technologies and Climate ChangeFrom the series Geotechnologies and the Environment, vol. 10.Editors: J. Sundaresan, K.M. Santosh, A. Déri, R. Roggema, and R. SinghISBN 978-3-319-01688-7The book provides an…Continue

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To do or not to do a PhD: that is the question

Here a very interesting website for students wondering if they should pursue a PhD or not:http://www.onlinephdprograms.com/value-of-a-phd/This article was written by a researcher for…Continue

Started by climatescinet Jul 8, 2013.

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A New Year, a Fresh Start: New Books for an Inspiring 2014

January Climate Book List:Geospatial Technologies and Climate ChangeFrom the series Geotechnologies and the Environment, vol. 10.Editors: J. Sundaresan, K.M. Santosh, A. Déri, R. Roggema, and R. SinghISBN 978-3-319-01688-7The book provides an overview of geospatial technologies and it discusses their application to climate change research and mitigation.Available at:…See More
Jan 16
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To do or not to do a PhD: that is the question

Here a very interesting website for students wondering if they should pursue a PhD or not:http://www.onlinephdprograms.com/value-of-a-phd/This article was written by a researcher for Higher Education, Erica Baker, and explains why PhD may or may not be a valuable investment depending on your career field and your needs. As many of you are wondering about this, we thought it would be a good idea to share this link. The website also…See More
Jul 8, 2013
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1 year temperature forecasting: is this possible?

Apparantly it is, according to Hans Joachim Schellnhuber, director of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research. He and co-authors are publishing their new methods in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences this week. The model was able to predict the absence of El Nino event last year, while other models could not (th prediction was done in 2011). For more information, have a look at …See More
Jul 4, 2013
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"A new Handbook of Sustainable Energies edited by Kauffman and Lee just came out:  "As global society confronts the challenges of diminishing resources, ecological degradation, and climate change, engineers play a crucial role designing and…"
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New article on Climate change effect on the economy for the next 2 centuries

Prof. Tol from the VU Amsterdam published an article this month in Climatic Change on the economic impact of climate change in the 20th and the 21st centuries. He used FUND3.6 to calculate the impacts of climate change for the 20th century and extrapolated it to the 21st Century. According to the extrapolation for this century, the impact will be negative for energy demand, water resources, biodiversity and sea level rise, while it will stay…

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Posted by Elodie Tronche on October 25, 2012 at 9:56am

New book format in Climate Science: between article and book

Dear all, Springer is launching a new book format in Climate sciences: This is called SpringerBriefs in Climate Studies, and these are samll books, from 50 until 125 pages. So this is really between an article and a traditional book, but is treated as a book (ISBN etc). The big advantage is that, if you have a study you want to publish but is too long for an article and too small for a big book, you can now still explain your whole study in this new format. 

The books can be: a timely…

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Posted by climatescinet on October 9, 2012 at 9:52am

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