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Andean landscape around Yuracmayo, Central Andes of Peru

Andean landscape around Yuracmayo, Central Andes of Peru
The Yuracmayo reservoir (4320 m asl.) is located in the Central Andes of Peru surrounded by a diverse landscape and provides water for the country's capital further downstream. Picture: Fabian Drenkhan

17.01.2022
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Getting the big picture of biodiversity

Getting the big picture of biodiversity
Satellites and other remote sensing tools offer new ways to study ecosystems – and maybe even save them.

Field work near Qeqertarsuaq, Disko Island, Greenland

Field work near Qeqertarsuaq, Disko Island, Greenland
We install a dGPS on an active rockglacier and enjoy marvellous views of the icebergs. Picture: Isabelle Gärtner-Roer

03.01.2022
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Explaining the geography of plantation agriculture in Southern Italy

Explaining the geography of plantation agriculture in Southern Italy
Project courtesy of Timothy Raeymaekers, Cantieri Meticci and mic-c.org

20.12.2021
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Feldarbeit im Davoser Wald

Feldarbeit im Davoser Wald
Mit Hilfe des terrestrischen Laserscannings erfassen wir eine Punktwolke und erhalten so eine 3D-Darstellung des Waldes. Bild: Jasmin Kesselring

13.12.2021
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Growing on rocks: Rendzina soil in Allgäuer Alps, Germany

Growing on the rocks
Rendzina is a shallow soil and common in the carbonate-rich parts of the Alps. The name is Polish and describes the sound of a plough hitting the solid rock. Picture: Marcus Schiedung

06.12.2021
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Where we come from

Where we come from
One earth - many worlds: Spotlights visualize nationalities of GIUZ staff members. More than 30 nations are represented. Map: Armand Kapaj using ESRI’s World Imagery (Firefly) basemap

29.11.2021
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Street-Food in Malaysia

Street-Food in Malaysia
Mit ihren Fertigkeiten stellen Strassenköche in Südostasien nicht nur frische Snacks her, sie sind auch eine Attraktion für Touristen und Touristinnen und Treffpunkte für die Lokalbevölkerung. Bild: Norman Backhaus

22.11.2021
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Verflochtene Fliesswege

Verflochtene Fliesswege
Der Findelbach im Vorfeld des Findelgletschers, Zermatt. Bild: Daniel Viviroli

15.11.2021
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