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13.02.2020

Since October 2019, the research vessel “Polarstern” has been drifting through the Arctic ice. A video shows what is happening around the ship.

Snow and avalanches
06.02.2020

Description of the weather, snowpack and avalanche danger during the preceding year (October 2018 to September 2019). In German or French.

Research
30.01.2020

A study involving SLF researchers shows that warmer air and a lower volume of melt water are driving up the temperature of watercourses.

In the media
30.12.2019

The film "Avalanches - the underestimated danger" deals with the origin of avalanches and how climate change affects the white danger.

Blog
23.12.2019

SLF researcher Yves Bühler spends an icy night in a tent to measure snow on a glacier. Read his blog entry for more details.

Snow and avalanches
20.12.2019

Starting this winter, the avalanche bulletin will highlight the most significant avalanche problem.

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