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César Andrade talks about the sands of Porto Santo Island in RTP Madeira

Here you can listen to the news piece.

By | February 21st, 2017|Geology|0 Comments

Paleowire? The who, the what, the how and the why – new website

Paleowire is not strictly a scientific news page neither a specialized blog or an electronic magazine. Paleowire aims to be a network of resources built, managed and maintained by paleontology-related academics, students, professionals, and enthusiasts, worldwide. In this sense, Paleowire is more of an academic, a pedagogic and a scientific outreach platform. The project was born [...]

By | February 21st, 2017|Geology|0 Comments

Article in Expresso about study on the Azores Islands, which counted with the participation of Armand Hernández

Here you can read the article "S. Miguel já era povoada 150 anos antes da descoberta oficial dos Açores". For more information, you can contact IDL researcher Armand Hernández, one of the authors of the study (ahhernandez@fc.ul.pt). Image Credit: Expresso Online

By | February 21st, 2017|Geology|0 Comments

Release of the Earth Surface Processes group Facebook Page

Today, the Earth Surface Processes group of IDL released its facebook page. You can follow all the news here. The logo of the group was designed by Carlos Marques da Silva.

By | February 16th, 2017|Geology|0 Comments

Falecimento Dr. Luís Celestino Silva

Com grande pesar e tristeza informa-se que faleceu na manhã de 14 de Fevereiro pp, vítima de pneumonia, o colega Dr. Luís Celestino Silva. Luís Celestino de Sousa e Silva, ou o “Dr. Celestino” como era respeitosamente chamado pelos colegas mais novos do Instituto de Investigação Científica Tropical, nasceu em Vila Real em 1936 e [...]

By | February 15th, 2017|Climate|0 Comments

“Recent regional cooling of the Antarctic Peninsula and its impacts on the cryosphere” in the Portuguese and Spanish media

The study "Recent regional cooling of the Antarctic Peninsula and its impacts on the cryosphere" published in Science of The Total Environment by an international team which includes IDL researchers Ricardo Trigo and Armand Hernández was featured in the past week in the Portuguese and Spanish media. Links to the news: ABC (Spain) La Voz [...]

By | December 28th, 2016|Climate|0 Comments

“Scientists offer new explanation for island’s unexpected uplift”, feature story in EOS (Earth and Space Science News)

The recently published study of Ricardo Ramalho (IDL researcher) was featured yesterday in EOS, the magazine of AGU (American Geophysical Union). The work resulted from a collaboration with an international team, which included IDL researchers José Madeira and Rui Quartau. Link to the news here. Link to the article here.

By | November 17th, 2016|Geology|0 Comments

Pedro Nunes receives honorable mention during the APREN Conference for his PhD thesis in Renewable Energy

Today, Pedro Nunes, IDL's researcher, received an honorable mention (during the Conference APREN 2016 - Portuguese Association for Renewable Energy) in the contest for best PhD thesis in renewable energy 2014/2016 of APREN.

By | November 16th, 2016|Energy|0 Comments