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To reach our goals, we carry out laboratory experiments, extensive field campaigns, computer simulations as well as remote sensing, for example using satellites. The Earth provides us with an archive, which we use to understand complex global processes. The exploration of this archive, which includes rocks, deep-sea sediments, glaciers and ice sheets, is essential for the understanding of our current problems: 'The key to the future lies in the past.'
Earth scientists at ETH Zurich together with scientist from the University of Zurich try to find answers to the following questions:  


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