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May 18, 2018
A million and more trees for science
TreeDivNet is the largest network of tree biodiversity experiments worldwide, but needs to expand. In a comment published in Nature Ecology & Evolution, the TreeDivNet members encourage colleagues to establish new experiments on the relation between tree species diversity and forest...Click to know more
May 15, 2018
Complex interactions rule climate dynamics in polar regions
Polar climate change is driven by interactions between the atmosphere, ocean, sea ice, ice sheets and land surfaces. Estimating the magnitude of the feedbacks between all the components of the climate system is thus key for understanding its dynamics. A new study published May 15 in Nature...Click to know more
May 03, 2018
The WeThaw team has reached the field site at Eight Mile...
On May 1st, the WeThaw team currently in Alaska (Catherine Hirst, Elisabeth Mauclet and Sophie Opfergelt) has reached the field site at Eight Mile Lake. This early in the season, the lake is still frozen and covered in snow. The thaw season is about to start, and the team is ready to sample this...Click to know more
April 27, 2018
The WeThaw team is going to Alaska
Three members of the WeThaw team (Catherine Hirst, Elisabeth Mauclet and Sophie Opfergelt) are departing for Alaska this Sunday 29th April to sample the permafrost region of Eight Mile Lake in Interior Alaska, just at the limit between the continuous and the discontinuous permafrost, a place...Click to know more
March 20, 2018
4th Edition of International Conferences "Green...
In partnership with the University of Louvain-la-Neuve, on 23 and 24 May, GreenWin is organising the 4th Edition of International Conferences dedicated to “Green chemistry” and “White biotechnology". FROM INNOVATION TO BUSINESS! We will hear from Belgian and international...Click to know more