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Using molecular biology to search for oil and gas

Using molecular biology to search for oil and gas: Within the new EU project PROSPECTOMICS, five international partners develop environmentally-friendly exploration methods.

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Five principles for climate-safe communities and cities

Scientists from 11 institutions publish a joint statement on dealing with extreme events. They present five principles for climate-safe communities and cities.

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Why does the water have such power?

Interview with Michael Dietze on the mechanisms behind destructive floods: How even roads and houses are washed away.

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Visiting Professor in China

PD Dr. Hans-Martin Schulz has been appointed visiting professor at Central South University (CSU) in China.

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Ernst Huenges: Farewell to retirement

Pioneer of geothermal research: Ernst Huenges retires after 27 years at the GFZ.

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Establishment of a National Research Data Infrastructure for Earth System Science NFDI4Earth

Establishment of a National Research Data Infrastructure for Earth System Science NFDI4Earth: GFZ coordinates three task areas. Participation also in NFDI4Microbiota.

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IAG Young Authors Award for Susanne Glaser

Susanne Glaser has been awarded the 2019 IAG Young Authors Award by the International Association of Geodesy (IAG).

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Crazy things happen…

The Career Center was evaluated very positively by an external panel in May and will now be funded for another two years.

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Satellite reception in the Arctic for 20 years

For almost exactly 20 years now, the GFZ has been operating a satellite receiving station in Ny-Ålesund on Spitsbergen.

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Sustainability in Action at GFZ

We do research for more sustainability. Our new website now also shows the many facets of sustainability in practice at the GFZ.

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