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Casting a black Gandhi: Martin Luther King Jr, American pacifists and the global dynamics of race (2019)
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Hodder, J. (2019). Casting a black Gandhi: Martin Luther King Jr, American pacifists and the global dynamics of race. Journal of American Studies, doi:10.1017/S0021875819000033

Martin Luther King Jr. is widely read through his association with Gandhi’s ideas and practice. Whilst it is important to neither overstate nor ignore this influence, the paper retraces the work undertaken behind-the-scenes to script this relationshi... Read More

Permanent disappearance and seasonal fluctuation of urban lake area in Wuhan, China monitored with long time series remotely sensed images from 1987 to 2016 (2019)
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Shi, L., Ling, F., Foody, G. M., Chen, C., Fang, S., Li, X., …Du, Y. (2019). Permanent disappearance and seasonal fluctuation of urban lake area in Wuhan, China monitored with long time series remotely sensed images from 1987 to 2016. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 1-22. doi:10.1080/01431161.2019.1612119

Lakes are important to the healthy functioning of the urban ecosystem. The urban lakes in Wuhan, China, which is known as ‘city of hundreds of lakes’, are facing substantial threats mainly due to rapid urbanization. This paper focused on detecting th... Read More

Drone-based Structure-from-Motion provides accurate forest canopy data to assess shading effects in river temperature models (2019)
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Dugdale, S. J., Malcolm, I. A., & Hannah, D. M. (2019). Drone-based Structure-from-Motion provides accurate forest canopy data to assess shading effects in river temperature models. Science of the Total Environment, 678, 326-340. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.04.229

Climatic warming will increase river temperature globally, with consequences for cold water-adapted organisms. In regions with low forest cover, elevated river temperature is often associated with a lack of bankside shading. Consequently, river manag... Read More

Producing territory: territorial organizing of movements in Buenos Aires (2019)
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Mason-Deese, L., Habermehl, V., & Clare, N. (2019). Producing territory: territorial organizing of movements in Buenos Aires. Geographica Helvetica, 74(2), 153-161. doi:10.5194/gh-74-153-2019

In this paper we analyze the territorial organizing of two dissimilar social movements across Greater Buenos Aires, showing how urban struggles produce territory as a key element of their political practice. Through their relational, contested charac... Read More

Instagram photography and the geography field course: snapshots from Berlin (2019)
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Davies, T., Lorne, C., & Sealey-Huggins, L. (2019). Instagram photography and the geography field course: snapshots from Berlin. Journal of Geography in Higher Education, 1-22. doi:10.1080/03098265.2019.1608428

Although geography has long associated itself with photography, the rapid advancement of technology has created a clear divide between the visual practices regularly used in wider society and the way photography is utilized by critical geographers in... Read More

Response of boreal lakes to changing wind strength: coherent physical changes across two large lakes but varying effects on primary producers over the 20th century (2019)
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Strock, K. E., Saros, J. E., McGowan, S., Edlund, M. B., & Engstrom, D. R. (2019). Response of boreal lakes to changing wind strength: coherent physical changes across two large lakes but varying effects on primary producers over the 20th century. Limnology and Oceanography, doi:10.1002/lno.11181

Near‐surface wind speeds have changed over recent decades, raising questions about the extent to which these changes are altering the vertical thermal structure of lakes and affecting lake food webs. Neo‐ and paleolimnological techniques were used to... Read More

Inside-out sustainability: the neglect of inner worlds (2019)
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Ives, C. D., Freeth, R., & Fischer, J. (2019). Inside-out sustainability: the neglect of inner worlds. AMBIO: A Journal of the Human Environment, 1-10. doi:10.1007/s13280-019-01187-w

In the context of continuing ecosystem degradation and deepening socio-economic inequality, sustainability scientists must question the adequacy of current scholarship and practice. We argue that pre-occupation with external phenomena and collective... Read More

Impact of future energy policy on water resources in Kazakhstan (2019)
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Rivotti, P., Karatayev, M., Sobral Mourão, Z., Shah, N., Clarke, M., & Konadu, D. D. (2019). Impact of future energy policy on water resources in Kazakhstan. Energy Strategy Reviews, 24, doi:10.1016/j.esr.2019.04.009

As part of its strategic economic and social plan, Kazakhstan has a target of increasing the share of renewables and alternative energy sources in power generation to 50% by 2050. This greatly contrasts with the current situation, where around 90% of... Read More

A retrospective analysis of responsible innovation for low-technology innovation in the Global South (2019)
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Hartley, S., McLeod, C., Clifford, M., Jewitt, S., & Ray, C. (2019). A retrospective analysis of responsible innovation for low-technology innovation in the Global South. Journal of Responsible Innovation, doi:10.1080/23299460.2019.1575682

The role of low-technology innovation in addressing global challenges is undervalued. Responsible innovation (RI) has the potential to direct low-technology innovation toward global challenges in the Global South, yet this possibility remains largely... Read More

Measuring long-term landscape change using historical photographs and the WSL Monoplotting Tool (2019)
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Watkins, C., & Gabellieri, N. (2019). Measuring long-term landscape change using historical photographs and the WSL Monoplotting Tool. Landscape History, 40(1), 93-109. doi:10.1080/01433768.2019.1600946

This paper assesses the potential of software developed by the research group of the Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research (WSL) in order to georeference and vectorise historical landscape photographs. The use of this ‘Monop... Read More

An Unmitigated Disaster: Shifting from Response and Recovery to Mitigation for an Insurable Future (2019)
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de Vet, E., Eriksen, C., Booth, K., & French, S. (2019). An Unmitigated Disaster: Shifting from Response and Recovery to Mitigation for an Insurable Future. International Journal of Disaster Risk Science, doi:10.1007/s13753-019-0214-0

Australian households are increasingly vulnerable to natural hazard-related disasters. To manage disaster risk, government commissioned inquiries have called for greater investment in mitigation. This article critically examines the call for a shift... Read More

Spatial-temporal super-resolution land cover mapping with a local spatial-temporal dependence model (2019)
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Li, X., Ling, F., Foody, G. M., Ge, Y., Zhang, Y., Wang, L., …Du, Y. (2019). Spatial-temporal super-resolution land cover mapping with a local spatial-temporal dependence model. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, doi:10.1109/TGRS.2019.2894773

The mixed pixel problem is common in remote sensing. A soft classification can generate land cover class fraction images that illustrate the areal proportions of the various land cover classes within pixels. The spatial distribution of land cover cla... Read More

Modelling Urban Housing Stocks for Building Energy Simulation using CityGML EnergyADE (2019)
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Rosser, J. F., Long, G., Zakhary, S., Boyd, D. S., Mao, Y., & Robinson, D. (2019). Modelling Urban Housing Stocks for Building Energy Simulation using CityGML EnergyADE. ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, 8(4), doi:10.3390/ijgi8040163

Understanding the energy demand of a city’s housing stock is an important focus for local and national administrations to identify strategies for reducing carbon emissions. Building energy simulation offers a promising approach to understand energy u... Read More

Climate change reduces resilience to fire in subalpine rainforests (2019)
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Mariani, M., Fletcher, M., Haberle, S., Chin, H., Zawadzki, A., & Jacobsen, G. (2019). Climate change reduces resilience to fire in subalpine rainforests. Global Change Biology, 25(6), 2030-2042. doi:10.1111/gcb.14609

Climate change is affecting the distribution of species and the functioning of ecosystems. For species that are slow growing and poorly dispersed, climate change can force a lag between the distributions of species and the geographic distributions of... Read More

Progress, challenges and opportunities for Red Listing (2019)
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Bachman, S. P., Field, R., Reader, T., Raimondo, D., Donaldson, J., Schatz, G. E., & Lughadha, E. N. (2019). Progress, challenges and opportunities for Red Listing. Biological Conservation, 234, 45-55. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2019.03.002

Despite its recognition as an important global resource for conservation, the International Union for Conservation of Nature's (IUCN) Red List of Threatened Species only provides assessments of extinction risk for a small and biased subset of known b... Read More

Transitions in diatom assemblages and pigments through dry and wet season conditions in the Red River, Hanoi (Vietnam) (2019)
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Thi, T. D., Nguyen, H. Y., Le, T. P. Q., Kien, N. T., Tran, T. T. H., Le, . N. D., …Mcgowan, S. (in press). Transitions in diatom assemblages and pigments through dry and wet season conditions in the Red River, Hanoi (Vietnam). Plant Ecology and Evolution,

Background and aims – Biomonitoring is an important tool for assessing river water quality, but is not routinely applied in tropical rivers. Marked hydrological changes can occur between wet and dry season conditions in the tropics. Thus, a prerequis... Read More

State-of-the-art global models underestimate impacts from climate extremes (2019)
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Schewe, J., Gosling, S. N., Reyer, C., Zhao, F., Ciais, P., Elliott, J., …Warszawski, L. (2019). State-of-the-art global models underestimate impacts from climate extremes. Nature Communications, 10, 1-14. doi:10.1038/s41467-019-08745-6

Global impact models represent process-level understanding of how natural and human systems may be affected by climate change. Their projections are used in integrated assessments of climate change. Here we test, for the first time, systematically ac... Read More

Super-resolution land cover mapping by deep learning (2019)
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Ling, F., & Foody, G. M. (2019). Super-resolution land cover mapping by deep learning. Remote Sensing Letters, 10(6), 598-606. doi:10.1080/2150704x.2019.1587196

Super-resolution mapping (SRM) is a technique to estimate a fine spatial resolution land cover map from coarse spatial resolution fractional proportion images. SRM is often based explicitly on the use of a spatial pattern model that represents the la... Read More