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Urban ReLeaf project to optimise urban green spaces

The Urban ReLeaf project will develop nature-based solutions to boost urban green spaces and tackle climate change.

Stabilising grassland ecosystems requires time to recover from lost species

A new study by the University of Zurich analysed the stability of plant biomass production over two decades.

Researchers discover new method to assess responses to climate change

Researchers have found that museum collections can be used as a tool for assessing how species will be affected by climate change.

Using drones to collect environmental data

The environmental data can provide highly relevant information about the state of and changes happening on our planet.

Light pollution has caused fewer stars to be visible in the night sky

A team of researchers has analysed more than 50,000 naked-eye observations of stars around the world as part of the Globe at Night project.

Can green steel production help reduce greenhouse gas emissions?

Find out if transitioning steel production to net zero, green steel could effectively reduce carbon emissions.

Marine pollution potentially mitigated by kelp farms

Discover how implementing kelp farms may be an effective strategy for combatting the growing problem of marine pollution.

Climate crisis combatted by new University of Bath institute

The University of Bath aims to tackle the climate crisis and global sustainability issues by launching the new Institute for Sustainability.

Climate change could accelerate if dust levels stop rising

UCLA researchers have found that global atmospheric dust has masked the full potential of greenhouse gases’ role in climate change.

Using underwater vehicles to identify changes in the ocean environment

Using autonomous vehicles, a scientist is mapping changes in the ocean environment, including tropical and temperature changes.

Monitoring climate-induced natural hazards with Machine Learning

Climate induced-natural hazards can be better tracked by combining satellite technology with Machine Learning.

Major floods of 2022: Consequences and lessons learned

Disastrous floods across the globe have highlighted the importance of effective flood-prevention technologies and strategies.

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RSS-Hydro works towards promoting research and development for a sustainable future, focusing its activities pivoting around three business pillars: research, development of science-driven products and expert scientific consulting.

Promoting research and development for a more sustainable future

Using computer simulations, remote sensing and satellite technology, RSS-Hydro offer innovative solutions for a sustainable future. RSS-Hydro works towards promoting research and development for a sustainable future, focusing its activities pivoting around three business pillars: research, development of science-driven products and expert scientific consulting. RSS-Hydro’s Research and Education Department is a government-accredited research institute which...

Pioneering universal early warning systems for reducing natural disaster impacts

To ensure early warning systems for all can become a reality, countries must invest more into state-of-the-art data and technology. The concept of early warning...

The vicious circle of drought and flood

RSS-Hydro’s Dr Paolo Tamagnone and Dr Guy Schumann examine how climate change is causing a greater frequency of extreme hydrological events. We all know that...

A look at historic breakthroughs in flood mapping from space

Dr Guy Schumann, the Founder and CEO of RSS-Hydro, details the fascinating technological evolution of flood mapping from space. The Landsat series of satellites is...

Unearthing links between the climate crisis and societal inequalities in Niger

RSS Hydro Geoscientist & UAV Pilot Margherita Bruscolini discusses the links between the climate crisis and societal inequalities in Niger, affected by migration, gender,...

RSS-Hydro: Active participants in the digital revolution of the space sector

RSS-Hydro is joining a collaborative effort to participate in the digital revolution of the space sector in Luxembourg. We are in an era of interconnectivity...

RSS Hydro: developing effective disaster risk management strategies

RSS Hydro Geoscientist & UAV Pilot, Margherita Bruscolini, discusses the necessity of understanding the components of disaster risk and how this will facilitate the...

Major floods of 2022: Consequences and lessons learned

Disastrous floods across the globe have highlighted the importance of effective flood-prevention technologies and strategies.

Drone technology elevates innovation in water risk applications

Read how RSS-Hydro is leading several innovative projects for the use of drone technology in water-based risk applications.

Intercropping systems can reduce agriculture’s carbon footprint

Researchers have performed a quantitative assessment of intercropping systems by analysing the results of 226 agricultural experiments.

Marine pollution potentially mitigated by kelp farms

Discover how implementing kelp farms may be an effective strategy for combatting the growing problem of marine pollution.

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Developing innovative techniques to investigate winter soil processes

Professors Philippe Van Cappellen and Fereidoun Rezanezhad from the Ecohydrology Research Group and Water Institute at the University of Waterloo discuss how they are...

Exploring the diverse applications of lithium and its future innovation potential

Donald S. Bubar, President and CEO of Avalon Advanced Materials Inc., discusses the vast applications of lithium as well as its potential for further...

Financing green technologies for a sustainable future

Lithium Power International’s Andrew Phillips discusses the environmental and economic benefits of investing in green technologies. Investing in green technologies is essential to ensuring the...

Aquatic ecosystem services: From concept to economic valuation

The University of Waterloo’s Ecohydrology Research Group and Water Resources Economics Research Group detail how vital it is to optimise our aquatic ecosystem services, ensuring...