Ancient trees that fell over thousands of years before present offer new insights into a dramatic phase of the Late Glacial (12,900 - 11,650 year before present). For this time period, the Kauri trees (Agathis australis) from New Zealand show...
Whilst constructing a dam in 1969, workers discovered human footprints on the Kula volcanic field in Western Turkey. A volcanic eruption thousands of years ago had covered the ground with an ash layer that conserved the human trace. For a long time...
How do you model a complete glacial cycle with a complex Earth System model?
This is the main question of the German Climate Modeling Initiative "PalMod", a project initiated and funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).
The 14th „Zukunftstag“ (future career day) for schoolchildren in Brandenburg is very popular this year, with the highest degree of demand per capacity than ever before. At the GFZ, too, the interest was much higher than places available. Thirty girls...
Calcareous algae save important environmental information within their solid cover. An international team of scientists, including GFZ scientists, now gained new insights into the chalk formation of Emiliania huxleyi – the globally most common...
Glacier ice algae boost Greenland's ice melt - nourished by phosphorus
Diamonds need Voltage
Faster earthquake early warning with artificial intelligence
Fragen und Antworten zum Erdbeben in Kroatien
Melody of an Alpine summit falling apart
Geothermal exploration with fibre optic seismics in Potsdam
Early warning system for dams at risk
Better calculation of stress in the underground
How hot can it be for life to exist deep below the ocean floor?
Earthquake Scenario for Large German City