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Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union

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Press Release: New study reveals where MH370 debris more likely to be found

27 Jul 2016

A team of researchers in Italy has used the location of confirmed debris from MH370 to determine where the airliner might have crashed, and where further debris could be found.

Transparent post-discussion review

23 May 2016

NHESS will introduce transparent post-discussion review on 1 June 2016: all reports, the authors' response and the different manuscript versions will be published if the paper is accepted.

Institutional agreement for NHESS authors affiliated with the Leibniz Universität Hannover

11 Jan 2016

Copernicus Publications and the Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB) in Hanover, Germany have signed an agreement on central billing of article processing charges.

Workflow of NHESS reorganized

10 Dec 2015

We have summarized the upcoming changes to NHESS by the end of the year.

Citable video publications for NHESS authors

29 Oct 2015

In cooperation with the TIB|AV-Portal NHESS authors can now add short, citable video abstracts and video supplements to their articles.

New library and payment concept

29 Sep 2015

From January 2016 onwards, NHESS will see changes to the way papers are archived and paid for.

Direct settlement of APCs for scientists from the University of Potsdam

01 Jul 2015

The Potsdam University Library and Copernicus Publications have signed an agreement on direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs).

Update data policy

29 Jun 2015

We have updated our data policy: it now also refers to the Data Citation Principles and stresses the necessity of data availability.

NHESS awarded DOAJ Seal

25 Jun 2015

Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences (NHESS) has received the new DOAJ Seal which recognizes journals with an exceptionally high level of publishing standards and best practice.

NHESS now member of COPE

22 May 2015

Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences (NHESS) has become a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and thereby subscribes to the principles of COPE.

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Website relaunch

18 Mar 2015

The NHESS website has been given a new look, and the navigation has been adjusted.
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TU Delft and Copernicus Publications cooperate in supporting open access

22 Jan 2015

In order to further promote open access, the TU Delft Library has transferred a budget to Copernicus to be used by its scientists in 2015.

Central billing of APCs for TUM authors

18 Dec 2014

Copernicus Publications and the University Library of the Technical University Munich (TUM) have agreed on central billing of article processing charges.

New article processing charges for NHESS

15 Dec 2014

From 01 January 2015 Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences (NHESS) will slightly increase the article processing charges.

NHESS provides full-text XML

10 Nov 2014

Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences (NHESS) has started an XML-first workflow and will provide all new articles in full-text XML from now on. 

ETH Zurich and Copernicus Publications agree on central billing

01 Oct 2014

The ETH-Bibliothek (the central university library for ETH Zurich) and Copernicus Publications have signed an agreement on central billing of article processing charges.

The University of Bremen and Copernicus Publications agree on central billing of publication fees

12 May 2014

The University of Bremen has now signed an agreement with Copernicus Publications about the central billing of article processing charges. 

Article level metrics available

29 Oct 2013

Article level metrics (ALMs) comprise a set of easy-to-understand real-time impact indicators that track how an article is read, discussed, or cited.

Publication ethics

13 Aug 2013

NHESS has implemented publication ethics in order to guarantee high scientific and ethical standards.

New data policy

04 Jun 2013

NHESS has just published its new data policy.

Transition of NHESS into an interactive journal

07 Dec 2012

NHESS has been transformed from an open-access journal with a traditional review process into an interactive open-access journal applying the public peer review and interactive public discussion concept.

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