• 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: October 17, 2012

IPCC call for expert reviewers

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The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is inviting experts to participate as Expert Reviewers in the Working Group One Assessment Report 5 (Climate Change the Physical Basis) to be published in 2013. The draft document will be available for review until 30 November. Register here.

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