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PC1: Health risks: air pollution, emerging viruses, malaria mosquitoes

Monday, 08 April, 14:00

PC2: Beyond EPICA: The quest for a 1.5 million year ice core

Tuesday, 09 April, 09:00

PC3: Latest research on plastic pollution

Tuesday, 09 April, 10:30

PC4: Monitoring the Earth from space: new findings

Tuesday, 09 April, 13:00

PC5: The 2018 heatwave and new research on European climate

Tuesday, 09 April, 14:00

PC8: New hazards research: Anak Krakatau, glacial lakes and giant quakes

Tuesday, 09 April, 15:00

PC6: Marks of the Anthropocene: past, present and future

Wednesday, 10 April, 09:00

PC7: ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter first results

Wednesday, 10 April, 11:00

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