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Earth System Science Data The Data Publishing Journal

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ESSD awarded DOAJ Seal

25 Jun 2015

Earth System Science Data (ESSD) has received the new DOAJ Seal which recognizes journals with an exceptionally high level of publishing standards and best practice.

ESSD now member of COPE

22 May 2015

Earth System Science Data (ESSD) has become a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and thereby subscribes to the principles of COPE.

6th Plenary Climate Change Data Challenge: call for data sets

11 May 2015

In the context of the 6th Plenary RDA meeting, a special challenge aims to connect climate change related data sets with startups, SMEs, and larger organizations with practical application for these data. more

Global carbon budget 2014: Publication of final revised paper

08 May 2015

The peer-review process of the latest annual update of the global carbon budget is completed and the paper has now been published in its final form. more

ESSD indexed by Thomson Reuters as first data journal in Earth sciences

17 Mar 2015

ESSD has been indexed in the Web of ScienceTM as one of the first of the emerging genre of data journals.

Website relaunch

27 Feb 2015

The ESSD website has been given a new look, and the navigation has been adjusted.
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ESSD provides full-text XML

19 Nov 2014

Earth System Science Data (ESSD) has started an XML-first workflow and will provide all new articles in full-text XML from now on. 

CO2 emissions set to reach new 40 billion tonne record high in 2014

21 Sep 2014

The latest annual update of the global carbon budget shows that the remaining CO2 emission "quota" may be used up in one generation, and half of all fossil fuel reserves may need to be left untapped. more

ESSD indexed in Scopus

18 Feb 2014

We are very pleased to announce that Scopus has completed its evaluation of ESSD and will include it in the database. more

Global carbon emissions set to reach record 36 billion tonnes in 2013

19 Nov 2013

Global emissions of carbon dioxide from burning fossil fuels are set to rise again in 2013, reaching a record high of 36 billion tonnes. more

Oceanographers publish new global plankton atlas in "Earth System Science Data"

19 Jul 2013

The MAREDAT team has made their first global atlas of marine plankton publicly and freely available through ESSD. more

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