Demand for natural rubber fuelled by the tyre industry is threatening protected parts of Southeast Asia - according to research from the University of East Anglia (UEA). Read this full press release
A workshop will be held at UEA 5th-7th May 2015 to discuss the science that we can do with ocean gliders. A link to the programme of talks and posters is given here . Please register for the workshop at https://eventbrite.co.uk/event/15750766968/ before 26th April. If you have registered for the evening meal please find your set menu options here. Everyone welcome.
Adapting to climate change could have profound environmental repercussions, according to a new study from the University of East Anglia. Read more about this article
“What’s the meaning of ‘smart’? A study of smart grids” is the title of a report from a recent multidisciplinary study conducted by the Science, Society and Sustainability (3S) Group of the University of East Anglia. The study was conducted to explore what smartness in electricity grids looks like when seen from perspectives other than as a technical solution to the energy trilemma. It included participants from different sectors, ranging across Government, utilities, NGOs, academia,...
The University of East Anglia is part of an international research team to use a method, normally employed by heart surgeons, to reveal the pulse of planet Earth. Read this full article
The University of East Anglia School of Environmental Sciences has just been awarded a 3 year grant from IHS ( www.ihs.com ) for 30 licenses for their Kingdom software. The grant is valued at over US$50k. This will enable undergraduate and graduate students, as well as research faculty to carry out seismic reflection interpretation projects using datasets provided by governmental organisations and oil companies. IHS Kingdom is a Microsoft Windows®-based geoscience software...
Vote for @ueaenv student Joe Platt @chatplatt in the @guardian One Change competition: http://www.theguardian.com/one-change-competition/2015/feb/26/one-change-competition-pick-your-winner
Following from the highly successful ocean glider community workshop at NOC Liverpool in 2013, we are pleased to announce the 2015 workshop at UEA in Norwich on 6th and 7th May 2015. The workshop is intended to get the community together to present and discuss the science that we can do with ocean gliders. Everyone is welcome, especially PhD students and those new to using gliders. Registration is now open at: https://eventbrite.co.uk/event/15750766968/ We hope to...
Dr Ruth Welters from the Agritech Water Cluster talks to journalist Richard Hollingham and Essex farmer Johnnie Jiggens about the importance of water in growing potatoes http://agritechwatercluster.org/potato-podcast
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