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How Crushed Rocks Can Help Capture CO2

IIASA researchers and international colleagues explored the potential of using finely ground rock to help with the removal of CO2 from the atmosphere on the road to achieving net-zero emissions and keeping global warming below 1,5°C.
26-Jul-2021 4:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Inequity in the Air of India

Air pollution in India is generated more by the wealthy, while the poor suffer most of the health impact, according to a study by five IIASA researchers published in Nature Sustainability.
26-Jul-2021 4:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Informing Policy for Long-Term Global Food Security

The results of a new IIASA-led study can be used to benchmark global food security projections and inform policy analysis and public debate on the future of food.
22-Jul-2021 9:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

The Indus Basin: Untapped Potential for Long-Term Energy Storage

IIASA researchers explored the role the Indus basin could play to support global sustainable development.
20-Jul-2021 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Tracking COVID-19 across Europe

A COVID tracker developed by IIASA researcher Asjad Naqvi, aims to identify, collect, and collate various official regional datasets for European countries, while also combining and homogenizing the data to help researchers and policymakers explore...
15-Jul-2021 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Dealing with Global Carbon Debt

IIASA researchers and international colleagues are calling for immediate action to establish responsibility for carbon debt by implementing carbon removal obligations.
7-Jul-2021 4:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Russian Forests Are Crucial To Global Climate Mitigation

A new study by IIASA researchers, Russian experts, and other international colleagues have produced new estimates of biomass contained in Russian forests, confirming a substantial increase over the last few decades.
24-Jun-2021 9:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

A Novel Energy Storage Solution Featuring Pipes and Anchors

What do pipes and anchors have to do with storing energy? More than you might think! A new IIASA-led study explored the potential of a lesser known, but promising sustainable energy storage system called Buoyancy Energy Storage.
23-Jun-2021 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Harnessing the Power of Crowd-Driven Artificial Intelligence

The European Research Council (ERC) will fund the development of an innovative platform incorporating the IIASA crowdsourcing game Picture Pile. IIASA Strategic Initiatives Program Director Steffen Fritz will lead the project.
7-Jan-2021 6:05 AM EST

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