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Personalia | „Goldenes Lot 2017“ for Tsunami Early Warning System

On 3 November 2017 Jörn Lauterjung was honored by the German Association of Surveyors (Verband Deutscher Vermessungsingenieure VDV) with the „Goldenes Lot“.

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Carbonate shells of foraminifera form differently than previously thought

The carbonate shells of tiny marine plankton, foraminiferas, are important archives of past climates. They form their differently than previously thought.

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The successful US/German satellite gravity mission GRACE comes to an end after 15 years

On March 17, 2002, the twin satellites of the satellite mission GRACE were launched in order to measure the Earth´s gravity field. Now the mission has ended science operations.

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Klimakalender für die Saale-Eiszeit

Ein früherer Vulkansee in der Oberpfalz erweist sich als vollständiger Klimakalender für die vorletzte große Inlandsvereisung in Deutschland.

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Erdbebenforschung zum Anfassen – Red Dot Award: Communication Design für GFZ-Projekt

Erdbebenforschung zum Anfassen: Red Dot Design Award für das interaktive GFZ Scientific Poster „Dynamic Planet“.

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New magma pathways after giant lateral volcano collapses

Landslides at the flanks of a volcano interact with the magmatic activity.

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Vorbereitungen zum Bau eines neuen Laborgebäudes für das GFZ

Das Helmholtz-Labor für Integrierte geowissenschaftlich-biologische Forschung soll der Raumnot am GFZ begegnen.

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Commissioning of the geothermal low-temperature demonstration power plant in Lahendong, Indonesia

First geothermal low-temperature demonstration power plant in Indonesia has been successfully commissioned at the geothermal field in Lahendong close to the village Pangolombian, North Sulawesi.

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Satellites map photosynthesis at high resolution

Data of the NASA satellite “OCO-2” used to map the so-called solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescence at much high spatial resolutio.

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Personalia | Charlotte Krawczyk is appointed member of DFG Senate Commission Earth System Science

Charlotte Krawczyk appointed member of the Senate Commission „Earth System Science“ of the German Research Foundation.

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