Personalia | New Head for GFZ Section Geological Storage

On the first of March Cornelia Schmidt-Hattenberger became provisional Head of the GFZ section Geological Storage.

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Another clue for fast motion of the Hawaiian hotspot

50 to 60 million years ago the hot magmatic source of the volcanoes moved southward fast.

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Life under extreme drought conditions

Analysing microorganisms from the Atacama Desert points to possible life on Mars.

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Humans Changed the Ecosystems of Central Africa More Than 2,600 Years Ago

Geoscientists Solve the Riddle of the “Rainforest Crisis”.

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German nights get brighter – but not everywhere

Satellite data show different trends for the Federal States

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Personalia | Mike Sips inivited to a conference on Big Data in Canada

The Canadian German Chamber of Industry & Commerce (CGCIC) invites Mike Sips as one of five German experts.

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Treasures from the cold

Biotechnologists look to bacteria in extremely cold environments for “green” detergents.

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Personalia | Two new Helmholtz Young Investigator Groups at the GFZ

Patricia Martínez-Garzón and Sergey Lobanov successfully applied for a Helmholtz Young Investigator Group at the GFZ.

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Volcanic tramping in Eastern Sicily: An old system feeds “young” Etna

An international team searched for the source of magmas of Etna and examined why the ground south of Etna does not emit lava anymore.

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Report | Final conference for the research network IsoNose

The European Initial Training Network IsoNose held its final conference in Sorèze, France.

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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