Monthly Archives: November 2017

  • Job Posting – Tenure Track Assistant Geography Professor (GIS/Hazards)

    Posted 11/27/17

    The School of Geosciences at the University of South Florida seeks to fill a 9 month, full-time and tenure-earning, Assistant Professor position in the field of GIScience with an emphasis on spatial analysis, statistics, and/or modelling.  The successful candidate could have any research specialty, though preference may be given to candidates with strengths in natural […]

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Scarcely Seen Scandinavian FiresRecord-breaking hot and dry conditions have spurred historic wildfire outbreaks in far northern Euro [...]

Summer Blooms in North American LakesCyanobacteria have become a regular summer phenomenon in Lake Okeechobee and Lake Erie. [...]

Iceberg Towers over Greenland VillageIn July 2018, an iceberg weighing 11 million tons parked just offshore of Innaarsuit, a small island [...]

Sound waves reveal enormous diamond cache deep in Earth's interiorSound waves reveal a surprisingly large diamond cache deep in Earth's interior, researchers rep [...]

Deep subterranean connection between two Japan volcanoesScientists have confirmed for the first time that radical changes of one volcano in southern Japan w [...]

New model quantifies communities' vulnerability to the spread of fireDisaster-mitigation experts wanted to bring attention to the complexity of the so-called wildland-ur [...]

Researchers have reconstructed the 1929 Grand Banks underwater avalanche to better understand these [...]

Upper and lower plate controls on the 2011 Tohoku-oki earthquakeResearchers have been studying the great Tohoku-oki earthquake which occurred on March 11, 2011, to [...]

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