Analysis | Towards a better forecast of heat waves in the Chilean south-central zone

Never and nowhere do heat waves (HW) go unnoticed. That is particularly true during the summer in the south-central zone of Chile, which extends...

Analysis | We must pay attention to the voice of experience: What does the...

By Fabrice Lambert, associate researcher at the Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2. Academic at the Institute of Geography of the Pontificia Universidad...

Analysis | Regulation of volatile organic compounds: a systemic look

By Rodrigo Seguel, full-time researcher at Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2. Thousands of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) coexist in the atmosphere due to...

Analysis | The crucial role of satellite products in observing the Earth from space...

By Deniz Bozkurt, associate researcher at (CR)2, and Roberto Rondanelli, associate researcher at (CR)2 and academic DGF-FCFM Universidad de Chile In the first part of...

Analysis | Ventilation of closed spaces: a measure against COVID-19

By Macarena Valdés, postdoctoral researcher at (CR)2 and assistant professor of the Epidemiology Program of the School of Public Health of Universidad de Chile,...

Analysis | The crucial role of satellite products in observing the Earth from space...

By Deniz Bozkurt, associate researcher (CR)2, and Roberto Rondanelli, associate researcher (CR)2 and academic DGF-FCFM Universidad de Chile. Observation of Earth processes is vital to...

Analysis | Could the carbon sink of the world’s forests be neutralized?

By Rocío Urrutia, adjunct investigator at the Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2 It has been reported that increased CO2 emissions, nitrogen deposition and...

Analysis | A ‘recado’ for CORFO and the Chilean Ministry of Science, Technology, Knowledge...

By Cecilia Ibarra, associate researcher at the Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2 Climate action as a guiding mission for STI policy A mission-oriented public...

Analysis | The history of fires in Chile’s Araucaria forests: 500 years of human...

Mauro E. González, associate investigator, Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2; Ariel Muñoz, adjunct investigator, Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2; Álvaro...

Analysis | Is the megadrought over? Not yet, but we’ve managed to get past...

By: Rene Garreaud. Edited by: Nicole Tondreau We’re entering the last month of winter in central Chile, and it has felt particularly “wintry” to many...