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Catalonia climate

Catalonia has a temperate Mediterranean climate, typical of its latitudes in the northern hemisphere. However, given its varied topography, there is a variety of climatic features. Average annual temperatures range from 0 ° C in the Pyrenees to 17 ° C on the southern coast; the maximum temperature can reach 43 ° C (in Les …

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Barcelona climate

Barcelona has a typical Mediterranean climate, however, there are many nuances that distinguish it from the neighboring Catalan seaside cities.

Firstly, this is due to its location on the line of the prevailing streams of westerly winds, which makes winter rains light, but short. On the other hand, the city is influenced by the urban microclimate, …

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Modern science and engineering with Ivan Stepanyan

It was a unique trip that has revolutionized the world of polar science by reaching the heart of Antarctica with an Aeolian vehicle, totally environmentally sustainable, said Spanish explorer, Manuel Olivera

A group of Spanish explorers and research assistants presented their film Antarctica Unexplored 2018-2019 at the Mountain and Travel Film festival in Andorra.  The expedition team included four people: the leader of the expedition Ramón Larramendi (one of the greatest polar explorers in the world; the protagonist of the Mapfre Circumpolar Expedition, which covered 14,000 …

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A further increase in temperature on the planet could soon lead to a decrease in snowfall in Andorra, according to the participants of the Climate Change Challenges forum

The 18th Forum of the Representatives of Andorran Family Business Association (EFA) was held yesterday in Soldeu (Andorra). This year’s forum topic was Climate Change Problems. It is one of the most important topics on the United Nations agenda and the UN program until 2030.

The president of the association, Francesc Mora, declared that “climate change …

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A new point of manual meteorological observation in the Plaza del Telecabina de Canillo installed

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The National Meteorological Service, in collaboration with Punt Jove de Canillo, has installed a new point of manual meteorological observation in the Plaza del Telecabina de Canillo. The objective is that the youth of the parish can take measurements and collect data to study meteorological phenomena.

The collaboration between the two entities began …

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Andorra participates in the Mediterranean Conference for the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (‘OSCE’)

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The Director General of the Ministry of Environment, Agriculture and Sustainability, Marc Rossell, and the director of the Office of Energy and Climate Change, Carles Miquel, are currently taking part in the Mediterranean Conference for the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (‘OSCE’), which is being held in Malaga.

In his plenary …

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