Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research
Royal Netherlands
Institute for Sea Research

Nora Richter

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Monday 04 October 2021
The colonization of the Azores began 700 years prior to Portuguese arrival
The human occupation of the Azores Islands in the Atlantic Ocean began 700 years earlier than the onset of Portuguese settlement of the island, which as historical documents indicate, was in the 14th century. This is the main conclusion of new…

NIOZ publications

  • 2021
    Raposeiro, P.M.; Hernández, A.; Pla-Rabes, S.; Gonçalves, V.; Bao, R.; Sáez, A.; Shanahan, T.; Benavente, M.; de Boer, E.J.; Richter, N.; Gordon, V.; Marques, H.; Sousa, P.M.; Souto, M.; Matias, M.G.; Aguiar, N.; Pereira, C.; Ritter, C.; Rubio, M.J.; Salcedo, M.; Vázquez-Loureiro, D.; Margalef, O.; Amaral-Zettler, L.A.; Costa, A.C.; Huang, Y.; van Leeuwen, J.F. N.; Masqué, P.; Prego, R.; Ruiz-Fernández, A.C.; Sanchez-Cabeza, J.-A.; Trigo, R.; Giralt, S. (2021). Climate change facilitated the early colonization of the Azores Archipelago during medieval times. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 118(41): e2108236118.
    Wang, K.J.; Huang, Y.; Majaneva, M.; Belt, S.T.; Liao, S.; Novak, J.; Kartzinel, T.R.; Herbert, T.D.; Richter, N.; Cabedo-Sanz, P. (2021). Group 2i Isochrysidales produce characteristic alkenones reflecting sea ice distribution. Nature Comm. 12: 15.