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Helmholtz Horizons 2019 in Berlin

Climate Change – From Knowledge to Action

Prof. Dr. Daniela Jacob und Dr. Eduardo Zorita present their cutting-edge research and bold visions in inspiring talks.

Daniela Jacob  Foto: Christian Schmid/HZG

Daniela Jacob Foto: HZG/Christian Schmid.

• 1.5 or 2 degrees? Daniela Jacob explains in her talk that a half degree counts.
• The connection between Wildfires, Climate and Humans explains Eduardo Zorita.

The Helmholtz Horizons Symposium 2019 live: Livestream starting 1 p.m..

Meteorologist Prof. Dr. Daniela Jacob is one of the lead authors of the IPCC Special Report on the Effects of Global Warming by 1.5 Degrees and Director of the Climate Service Center Germany (GERICS), an institution of the Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht. She teaches at Leuphana University Lüneburg.
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Eduardo Zorita. Foto: Jessica Wahl

Eduardo Zorita. Foto: Jessica Wahl

Physicist Dr. Eduardo Zorita has been at the Helmholtz Centre Geesthacht (HZG) since 1996. Today, he is now a senior scientist at the Institute for Coastal Research. In addition, he does research within the framework of the Cluster of Excellence "Integrated Climate System Analysis and Prediction" (CliSAP) of the University of Hamburg.
More about Eduardo Zorita and his view on science