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The pulse of the Dead Sea

Surrounding land reacts to fluctuations in the water level

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A rock with many perspectives

The chequered history of the Cambro-Ordovician Alum Shale in northern Europe offers insights into oil and gas formation and traces of life on Mars.

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New web platform for planning flood prevention in cities

Based on open data and calculations in the cloud, hazards can be mapped and the effects of protective and preventive measures can be estimated.

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Increased summer rainfall alters the carbon cycle in the Arctic

Arctic rivers transport more nutrients and carbon - with potential impacts on water quality, food chains, and released greenhouse gases.

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Continental pirouettes

Supervolcano fed from Earth's mantle caused crustal plates to rotate

 

 

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Like a molten pancake

Why magma flowed along a curved pathway during the 2018 eruption of a Galapagos volcano is explained by a GFZ model.

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GFZ provides earthquake information

At the beginning of the holiday season we would like to offers up-to-date earthquake information as well as information on what to do in the event of an earthquake.

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New laboratory building opened

GFZ celebrates completion of the "GeoBioLab" on the Telegrafenberg

 

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When do earthquakes trigger volcanic eruptions

New classification of volcanoes identifies key mechanisms and helps inform future monitoring strategies.

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Digital rock cores are the new reference rocks

More precise digital rock physics models are key to the exploration and sustainable use of underground reservoirs.

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