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History and Future of Snow and Sea Ice in the Baltic Sea

Balctic Sea Ice

"The physics of the ice season in the Baltic Sea is presented for its research history and present state of understanding. Knowledge has been accumulated since the 1800s, first in connection of operational ice charting; deeper physics came into the picture in the 1960s along with sea ice structure and pressure ridges..." – By Matti Leppäranta

Indigenous Health and Connection to Country

Indigenous

"There are an estimated 370 million Indigenous peoples living in more than 70 countries. Indigenous populations are defined as the First Peoples occupying countries or regions at times of colonization, with distinct cultural, religious, and social practices that distinguish them from other populations. Indigenous peoples across the globe have deep, intimate, holistic, localized, and reciprocal relationships and connections to their “Country” (as it is known in Australia), which includes elements of the land, sea, waterways, sky, stars, and living and nonliving entities... – By Alister Thorpe, Aryati Yashadhana, Brett Biles, Emily Munro-Harrison, and Jonathan Kingsley

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In January 2023, 66 new full articles and 10 revised articles across 23 disciplines have been published on the Oxford Research Encyclopedias platform. Explore the recently published articles now.

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On April 20, the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Global Public Health will be available via subscription and perpetual access. After a successful free period during development, the OREs provide in-depth overviews of the major areas of research and will continue to grow with the field over time. If you're a librarian, explore Subscriber Services to learn how to provide access to the OREs for your institution. If you're not a librarian, you can recommend the OREs to your librarian here.

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JANUARY 31, 2023

What's New: January 2023

In January 2023, 66 new full articles and 10 revised articles across 23 disciplines have been published on the Oxford Research Encyclopedias platform.

 

 

DECEMBER 21, 2022

What's New: December 2022

In December 2022, 95 new full articles, 2 new summary articles, and 10 revised articles across 22 disciplines have been published on the Oxford Research Encyclopedias platform.

NOVEMBER 23, 2022

What's New: November 2022

In November 2022, 106 new full articles, 1 new summary article, and 5 revised articles across 23 disciplines have been published on the Oxford Research Encyclopedias platform.