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Girls on Ice Expedition 2021: An all-female adventure on Findelen glacier

Girls on Ice Expedition 2021: An all-female adventure on Findelen glacier

This past July, nine young girls spent 10 full days living on their tents besides the Findelen glacier. The aim of the Girls on Ice Switzerland Expedition is to introduce young girls into the experience of deep connection with nature, both in the physical and intellectual dimensions.

Quantifying groundwater resources from satellites

Quantifying groundwater resources from satellites

Groundwater is one of the most important freshwater resources for ecosystems and human societies, but difficult to quantify in a direct way. The World Glacier Monitoring Service (WGMS) is part of a large, international project consortium.