Data, Satellites, and Environmental Knowledge

Proposal for a symposium at the 11th ESHS Conference, Barcelona 4-7 September 2024. Science, technology, humanity and the Earth. Title of the symposium: Data, satellites and environmental knowledge Scientific, economic and political knowledge about the environment today relies enormously on satellite data about the oceans, the atmosphere, the land surfaces and the ice. These data… Continue reading Data, Satellites, and Environmental Knowledge

Two job announcements from MPIWG

Historian of knowledge in the contemporary period (m/f/d) The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science Department I (Structural Changes in Systems of Knowledge), Director: Prof. J├╝rgen Renn, is seeking to employ an  Historian of knowledge in the contemporary period (m/f/d) from September 1st, 2022 for a maximum of two years, with a contract… Continue reading Two job announcements from MPIWG