Deep-time Digital Earth (DDE) is the first IUGS-recognized Big Science Program

Mission: Harmonize global deep-time Earth data and share global geoscience knowledge.

Vision: Transform Earth Science.

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Find DDE at EGU in Vienna!
DDE at AGU in San Francisco!
DDE at GSA Connects 2023!
DDE Workshop at CAG29
DDE Outcrop3D Europe Capture Tour!
Mineralogy Working Group publication March 2023!
Check out the DDE Platform!
DDE Global Launch at the DDE Open Science Forum held in UNESCO, Paris
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Framework Documents
DDE is a big science program dedicated to facilitate innovation in understanding the Earth’s evolution and applications as well as the sustainable development goals utilizing big data analytics, internet cloud computing, data mining, machine learning and AI.
Medium Term Plan 2021-2025
Finalized September 2020 by the DDE Secretariat. Click to learn more.
DDE Statutes
Approved by DDE Governing Council in September 2021. Click to download a PDF version.
DDE White Paper
March 2022 version - adopted by Science Committee. Click to download a PDF.
DDE IP Policy
Published by the Executive Committee September 2021. Click to download the PDF.
DDE Events
DDE regularly participates in innovative research, big science and technology-related conferences, townhall events, and inter-disciplinary symposia. Click any image for more info and access to our full calendar of events.
Join us at EGU in Vienna!
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DDE Workshop at CAG29
DDE World Cup Town Hall Meetin...
DDE at EGU, Vienna
American Geophysical Union (AG...
DDE Marginal Seas Task Group O...
DDE 2022 Update Meeting
Global Paleogeographic Collabo...
IN PERSON Governing Council Me...
DDE Open Science Forum
AAPG Source Rocks of the Middl...
International Meeting for Appl...
2022 Euroscience Open Forum
Unconventional Resources Techn...
83rd EAGE Conference & Exhibit...
InterPore 2022
General Assembly of the Europe...
29th Middle East Petroleum & G...
AAPG Europe Regional Conferenc...
Offshore Technology Conference...
2022 International Convention ...
AAPG Remaining Hydrocarbon Pot...

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DDE at the 29th Colloquium of African Geology


Paper Title: A database of detrital zircon U–Pb ages and Hf isotopic compositions from the Tarim, West Kunlun, Pamir, Tajik and Tianshuihai terranes