EGU2010 Webstreaming


Press Conferences


  • Mass extinctions, volcanism, impacts and global environmental change: towards a multicausal scenario?
    Gerta Keller, Vincent Courtillot, Thierry Adatte |  Stream
  • Old soils, new insights into human past
    Andrea Balbo, Maria-Raimonda Usai, Marie Petronille and Stephania Ern, Luca Trombino |  Stream
  • EGU Keynote Closing Lecture: The 30th anniversary of the discovery of the iridium anomaly at the Cretaceous Paleogene boundary – The state of the Chicxulub impact-extinction theory
    Jan Smit |  Stream
  • Methane: a small molecule with a big impact
    Alina Stadnitskaia, Matthias Haeckel, Helge Niemann, Martin Krüger |  Stream
  • Arctic sea ice is in terminal retreat
    Peter Wadhams |  Stream
  • Late-breaking news from Eyjafjallajökull aerial surveys
    Ulrich Schumann, Bernadett Weinzierl |  Stream
  • In stormy waters - First results from the IODP Great Barrier Reef Environmental Changes Expedition
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  • The future of ocean research drilling post 2013 – A new drilling programme under development
    Catherine Mevel, Kiyoshi Suyehiro |  Stream
  • Magnitude and rate of past sea-level changes – Results from the IODP New Jersey Shallow Shelf Expedition
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  • Modern lightning research - Improving the safety of society
    Colin Price, Oscar van der Velde, Vera Meyer |  Stream
  • The Earth’s electronic skin: monitoring the environment through sensor webs
    Walter Schmidt |  Stream
  • The Big Bubble in the Sky – our Solar system viewed from the inside
    Stamatios Krimigis |  Stream
  • The 2010 Haiti and Chile eartquakes and tsunami - What made the difference?
    Mourad Bezzeghoud, Vasily Titov, Sergio Barrientos, Raul Madriaga, Massimo Cocco, Stefano Tinti |  Stream
  • Sea level changes and their impacts in coastal oceans
    David Vaughan, Svetlana Jevrejeva, Anny Cazenave |  Stream
  • Space weather
    Norma Crosby, Nandita Srivastava, Kalevi Mursula |  Stream
  • Spacequakes protect us from dangerous particles emitted by the Sun
    Rumi Nakamura, Evgeny Panov, Wolfgang Baumjohann, Karl-Heinz Glassmeier |  Stream
  • Early Earth and early biosphere
    John Tarduno |  Stream


Tuesday, 4 May 2010 | Great Debate


  • To what extent do humans impact the Earth's climate?
    12:15–13:15 |  Stream


Wednesday, 5 May 2010 | Union Award Presentations and Medal Lectures


  • Welcome/Introduction
    13:30
  • Farewell Session for Arne K. Richter
    13:35 |  Stream
  • Union Medal & Award Ceremony
    15:30 |  Stream
  • Gerhard Haerendel – Fascinating Plasma Structures (Jean Dominique Cassini Medal Lecture)
    16:15 |  Stream
  • Roland von Huene – Subduction Zone Concepts and the 2010 Chile Earthqake (Arthur Holmes Medal Lecture)
    17:00 |  Stream
  • Carlos A. Nobre – The Fate of the Amazon Forest in the 21st Century (Alexander von Humboldt Medal Lecture)
    17:45 |  Stream
  • Jean-Yves Parlange – Wetting Front Instability in Porous Media (Alfred Wegener Medal Lecture)
    18:30 |  Stream


Thursday, 6 May 2010 | Great Debate


  • Getting real about energy
    15:30–17:15 |  Stream