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Environment - Economics / Business - 04.03.2021
"Efficiency is an important element in the energy transition": Energy Efficiency Day
March 5 is the annual Energy Efficiency Day - reason enough for Kathrin Nolte to talk to Prof. Andreas Löschel about meaningful instruments relating to energy and climate issues.

Environment - Innovation - 04.03.2021
New Ideas for Science Communication
Berlin University Alliance supporting six experimental laboratories / Joint press release issued by Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Technische Universität Berlin, and Charit

Environment - 17.02.2021
The importance of efficient energy use continues to increase
Date: February 17, 2021, No. Ambitious company targets The winter survey 2020/2021 for the Energy Efficiency Index (EEI) shows again that efficient energy use in German industry is increasing in importance.

Environment - Event - 15.02.2021

Environment - Campus - 03.02.2021
The Living Lab
The Living Lab "CampUS hoch i" will be funded by the state
The Living Lab "CampUS hoch i" at the University of Stuttgart will be funded by the state of Baden-Wuerttemberg and can move into its next implementation phase.

Environment - Campus - 27.01.2021

Economics / Business - Environment - 26.01.2021

Environment - Life Sciences - 14.01.2021

Environment - Innovation - 04.01.2021
A climate-friendly heat supply
A climate-friendly heat supply
The official go-ahead has been given for the Future City Lab project "Industrial heat pumps" (GWP). This project aims to significantly reduce CO2 emissions in the heating sector.

Earth Sciences - Environment - 22.12.2020
Research Network Opens Window into the Earth’s Interior
Each seismic wave that travels through the Earth's crust slightly changes this layer. Cutting-edge sensor technology now allows us to re-evaluate risks such as landslides or the stability of bridges and buildings.

Environment - Social Sciences - 16.12.2020
For paradigm shifts in conservation science and urban anthropology
European Research Council approvesConsolidator Grants for two HU researchers Prof. Tobias Kuemmerle (Geography Department and IRI THESys) and Prof. Ignacio Farías (Department of European Ethnology and IRI THESys) from the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (HU) are receiving an ERC Consolidator Grant.

Environment - 15.12.2020
Biofilm for the house wall
Biofilm for the house wall
Dr. Linus Stegbauer from the Institute of Interfacial Process Engineering and Plasma Technology (IGVP) at the University of Stuttgart has been successful in his application for funding as part of the Baden-Württemberg Foundation's Elite Program for postdocs.

Materials Science - Environment - 15.12.2020
Three postdocs from the University of Stuttgart included in the Baden-Württemberg Foundation’s Elite Program
Three early career researchers from the University of Stuttgart, Dr. Nina Engelhardt (English Literatures and Cultures), Dr. Serena Gambarelli (Building Materials Science, Building Chem

Environment - Computer Science - 10.12.2020

Environment - Life Sciences - 08.12.2020
Stunned fish: Mapping animal populations, recording pesticides
Stunned fish: Mapping animal populations, recording pesticides
The European bullhead, spined loach or river trout are species of fish only rarely encountered in the River Aa in Münster.

Environment - 30.11.2020
Prof. Jia Chen among the
Prof. Jia Chen among the "Top 40 under 40"
Finance magazine Capital recognizes young talents Prof. Jia Chen among the "Top 40 under 40" Jia Chen, Professor for Environmental Sensing and Modelling at the Technical University of Munich (T

Environment - 27.11.2020
Build more with less material, waste, energy and emissions
Build more with less material, waste, energy and emissions
On November 26, 2020, the German Research Foundation (DFG) granted an extension to the Collaborative Research Center (SFB) 1244 "Adaptive Skins and Structures for the Built Environment of Tomorrow" of the University of Stuttgart.

Innovation - Environment - 18.11.2020

Health - Environment - 17.11.2020
COVID-19 highlights risks of wildlife trade
COVID-19 highlights risks of wildlife trade
International research team including Göttingen University makes urgent call for more effective wildlife trade legislation Many diseases, such as COVID-19, have made the jump from animals to people with serious consequences for the human host.

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 16.11.2020
Building sustainably on Mars
Building sustainably on Mars
Martians have kept scientists busy since the 19th century. How people can actually survive in space is being investigated by the team of experts at "SONet" (Sustainable Offworld Network), including Dr. Gisela Detrell from the Institute of Space Systems of the University of Stuttgart.

Environment - 13.10.2020
International Arctic Expedition Successfully Completed
International Arctic Expedition Successfully Completed
With the return of the Polarstern, the largest Arctic expedition of all time has come to a successful end. For more than a year, the German research icebreaker travelled in five cruise legs with more than 400 people from 20 countries to investigate the epicentre of climate change more precisely than ever before.

Environment - 06.10.2020
Meadows in cities: Yes to nature, but No to uncontrolled growth
Meadows in cities: Yes to nature, but No to uncontrolled growth
Greenspaces in our cities are increasingly left as meadows in order to enhance biodiversity. But time and again, residents complain that near-natural urban greenspaces appear "untidy" and limit leisure activities, or they fear ticks or allergies.

Environment - 02.10.2020
Exploring biodiversity and climate change in the Alps
Exploring biodiversity and climate change in the Alps
A new cooperation between TUM and Berchtesgaden National Park has begun Technical University of Munich (TUM) and Berchtesgaden National Park have commenced a project for the permanent monitoring of biodiversity.

Environment - 02.10.2020
Support grows for Systematic Observations Financing Facility (SOFF)
Joint press release and statement GENEVA, 2 October 2020 - Three major European meteorological institutions have joined the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) to announce their support for the creation of a new Systematic Observations Financing Facility.

Life Sciences - Environment - 01.10.2020
TUM embarks on structural reform
TUM embarks on structural reform
Extensive modernization of the TUM School of Life Sciences Modernization of research areas, the alignment of teaching programs with future-ready competency profiles and an entrepreneurial management structure: The Technical University of Munich (TUM) has embarked on an extensive structural reform.

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 11.09.2020
Systems and teams get ready for the launch of Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich
Today, after a comprehensive review, EUMETSAT and the other European and US partners of the Jason-CS/Sentinel-6 programme confirmed readiness of all systems and teams for the launch and operations of the Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich satellite.

Materials Science - Environment - 08.09.2020

Environment - 07.09.2020

Environment - Transport - 31.08.2020
First Arctic Survey Flights Since the Pandemic Began
First Arctic Survey Flights Since the Pandemic Began
Zu "News Portal" German polar research aircraft start atmospheric surveys over the Arctic Ocean Following a five-month mandatory delay due to the coronavirus pandemic, yesterday (30 August) the two Ge

Environment - 28.08.2020
Leipzig floodplain suffers from chronic disease
Leipzig floodplain suffers from chronic disease
Zu "News Portal" Environmental Ministry of Saxony and City of Leipzig agree an measures to improve state of Leipzig's floodplain forest Leipzig.

Environment - Agronomy / Food Science - 21.08.2020
Göttingen professors share their expert opinions on more sustainable nutrition
Göttingen professors share their expert opinions on more sustainable nutrition
Germany's Scientific Advisory Board for Agricultural Policy, Food and Consumer Health Protection (WBAE) submits recommendations to the Federal Minister of Food and Agriculture Germany's Scientific Ad

Environment - 18.08.2020
Strategies for coping with heatwaves
Strategies for coping with heatwaves
Heat stress in summer as well as more frequent extreme rain events are already a reality in the Stuttgart region, and will occur more often in the future as a result of climate change.

Career - Environment - 14.08.2020

Materials Science - Environment - 13.08.2020
New solar cells for space
New solar cells for space
Perovskite and organic solar cells prove successful on a rocket flight in space Almost all satellites are powered by solar cells - but solar cells are heavy. While conventional high-performance cells reach up to three watts of electricity per gram, perovskite and organic hybrid cells could provide up to ten times that amount.

Environment - Life Sciences - 29.07.2020
The key to long-term CO2 storage in the soil
The key to long-term CO2 storage in the soil
Microbial interactions stabilize carbon in the soil Soils play a major role when it comes to the long-term storage of CO2 and the resulting reduction of this gas in the atmosphere - therefore they can contribute to slowing down climate change.

Economics / Business - Environment - 27.07.2020

Environment - Agronomy / Food Science - 20.07.2020
Changes in farming urgent to rescue biodiversity
Changes in farming urgent to rescue biodiversity
Over 360 scientists from 42 countries - led by the University of Göttingen and Westlake University China - call for transition of food production systems to agroecological principles. Humans depend on farming for their very survival but this activity takes up more than one third of the world's landmass and endangers 62% of all threatened species globally.

Environment - Life Sciences - 20.07.2020
First shaft power plant connected to the grid
First shaft power plant connected to the grid
New hydropower plant protects nature as well as the climate The world's first shaft hydropower plant has gone on stream in Germany.