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What does GFZ stand for?

GFZ stands for Geoforschungszentrum (Potsdam, Germany)

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For example, the Live Earthquake mashup displays official earth quake reports using data feeds from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) to show earthquakes for the previous seven days, European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre to show earthquakes for the previous 24 hours, and GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam also for the previous 24 hours.
These missions are: CHAllenging Minisatellite Payload (CHAMP) for geoscientific and atmospheric research, managed by the GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam (GFZ); and Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE), initiated by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
form=setplan&lang=en; * Norway is establishing a CO2 emissions trading scheme that mirrors that used in the European Union, although there will be fewer pollution credits, protecting prices; * German scientists coordinated by the GeoForschungsZentrum, Potsdam, will inject 60,000 tonnes of CO2 into a saline aquifer more than 700 metres underground near Ketzin, west of Berlin, then monitor how the gas behaves over two years.