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Advanced Phytoplankton Course

The Advanced Phytoplankton Course (APC12) is organized by the Station Biologique de Roscoff together with the Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn and the IOC Science and Communication Centre on Harmful Algae.   APC 12 aims to provide participants with in-depth expert knowledge on the identification, classification and phylogeny of marine microalg...

LifeWatch PhD position at UniSalento

A position for a PhD student willing to work on LifeWatch research themes, in particular on "merging experimental, mathematical modelling and e-Science approaches for the study of behavioral responses of benthic macroinvertebrates to global warming", has just been opened by the University of Salento. All necessary information on how to apply are a...

Learning by playing: serious games for high school students

Article by Franca Sangiorgio, published in Issue n°4 of LifeWatch Italy Bulletin Raising awareness on the importance of biodiversity and ecosystem research and management towards the younger audiences is a key challenge for a Research Infrastructure, as LifeWatch, with societal implications. Awareness comes from knowledge, and informed studen...

LifeWatch at WCMB

From 11 to 16 May 2018, LifeWatch Greece had been in Montréal, Canada, to join the 4th World Conference on Marine Biodiversity held in the Palais des Congrès de Montréal. The WCMB has become a major focal assembly for sharing research outcomes, management and policy issues, and for discussions of the role of biod...

Summer School "Data Management in Environmental & Earth Science Infrastructures: Theory & Practice"

In recent years, one of the major challenges in the Environmental and Earth Science has been managing and searching ever larger volumes of data, collected across multiple disciplines. The ENVRIplus project investigated a collection of more than 20 representative environmental research infrastructures (RIs) from different areas. By examining these r...