Viewpoint | Reinhard Hüttl "Great Opportunity for Brandenburg"

Prof. Dr. Reinhard Hüttl, Chairman of the Board and Scientific Executive Director of GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, comments on the coalition agreement of the governing parties of Brandenburg published on 25 October 2019.

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Personalia | Emerging Leader Award for Sergey Lobanov

Sergey Lobanov received the Emerging Leader Award at a Deep Carbon Observatory DCO conference.

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It really was the asteroid

New study underpins the idea of a sudden impact killing off dinosaurs and much of the other life.

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Arctic regions release more and more CO2

Large study connects data from more than 100 observatories monitoring carbon dioxide emissions.

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What happens under the Yellowstone Volcano

Study provides information about the processes deep inside the Earth.

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Report | A new science movie: The Skin of the Earth – Where Life meets Rocks

A new science movie: The Skin of the Earth – Where Life meets Rocks.

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Two of the highest European research prizes awarded to GFZ

Liane G. Benning and Stephan Sobolev each receive around three million Euro in funding for projects on snow algae and the history of the Earth's origins.

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Personalia | Fabrice Cotton is new chariman of EFEHR consortium

Fabrice Cotton has been elected chairman of the European Facilities for Earthquake Hazard and Risk consortium EFEHR.

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Early warning signals heralded fatal collapse of Krakatau volcano

GFZ researchers reconstruct the flank collapse event that triggered a tsunami which killed 430 people in December 2018 – new approach towards better early warning systems.

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Erdbeben der Magnitude 5,7 im Marmarameer bei Istanbul

Marco Bohnhoff, Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrums GFZ: „Wir beobachten die Vorgänge sehr genau.“

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Additional News

Another ERC Grant for GFZ Taylor Schildgen will receive 1.9 million euros for her research

Personalia | Numerous awards for GFZ scientists at the AGU‘s annual meeting

Personalia | Sophia Walther received Ernst Reuter Prize of Freie Universität Berlin

Round table for data

GFZ spin-off DiGOS wins Berlin Brandenburg Innovation Award

Personalia | Kate Maher from Stanford University appointed as next Helmholtz International...

GFZ is a partner in the BMBF-funded project "

Personalia | Sascha Brune was put in charge as head of the Geodynamic Modeling Section

Initiating a new field of research?

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