Today, Prof. Liane G. Benning, Head of the GFZ section Interface Geochemistry, is awarded the Bigsby Medal of the Geological Society of London. This medal is awarded biennially 'as an acknowledgement of eminent services to Geology'.
Three early-stage researchers, Dr. Ina Neugebauer, Dr. Sven Fuchs, and Dr. Tomasz Stawski, receive a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship for a funding period of 24 months. Dr. Neugebauer leaves to the University of Geneva, coming from the...
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...
Geosciences with an atomically sharpened view
Allianz Climate Risk Research Award for Nivedita Sairam
A rich source of nutrients under the Earth’s ice sheets
1000 km deep in the Earth's mantle: Conditions simulated in the laboratory for the first...
Seismic experiment in Ivrea-Verbano zone successfully completed
GFZ’s Board of Trustees appoints Niels Hovius as acting Scientific Director
Ludwig Stroink elected as IUGS-Councillor
New mineral discovered in moon meteorite
The International Training Course "Seismology and Seismic Hazard"
Severe earthquake in the Aegean Sea