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Earth science

Geoscientific research has to do with the Earth and its history, from both short-term and very long-term perspectives. Geotscientific research covers research in the areas of meteorology, oceanography, geology, quaternary geology, etc. Among other things, this research yields knowledge about weather and climate, climate change, natural resources, disasters and environmental impact.

Mountain-crossing climate research
Mountain-crossing climate research

The Abisko research station is popular among researchers from all over the world for studying climate change.

Just One-Third of the World’s Longest Rivers Remain Free-Flowing
Just One-Third of the World’s Longest Rivers Remain Free-Flowing

A study in Nature shows new global assessment of the planet’s remaining free-flowing rivers.

Biogeochemistry
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Research subject: Earth science