• A personal note on IGBP and the social sciences


    Humans are an integral component of the Earth system as conceptualised by IGBP. João Morais recalls key milestones in IGBP’s engagement with the social sciences and offers some words of advice for Future Earth.
  • IGBP and Earth observation:
    a co-evolution


    The iconic images of Earth beamed back by the earliest spacecraft helped to galvanise interest in our planet’s environment. The subsequent evolution and development of satellites for Earth observation has been intricately linked with that of IGBP and other global-change research programmes, write Jack Kaye and Cat Downy .
Published: April 12, 2011

ESA-SOLAS-EGU Conference on Earth Observation for Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions Science

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Abstract deadline 29 April 2011
Submit your abstract before 29 April 2011 for the ESA-SOLAS-EGU conference, to be held 29 November - 2 December 2011 in Frascati, Italy.

This meeting will bring together the Earth Observation and SOLAS (Surface Ocean Lower Atmosphere Study) communities, as well as scientific institutions and space agencies involved in the observation, characterisation and forecasting of ocean-atmosphere interactions and their impacts.
See the website for newly updated information at http://www.eo4oceanatmosphere.info/.

Ten travel grants will be awarded to support young scientists and participants from developing countries.

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