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Environment - 15.12.2021
Benefits of cacao farms for birds and bats
Benefits of cacao farms for birds and bats
International research team led by G öttingen University finds cacao agroforestry around tropical dry forests improves biodiversity Cacao farms not only provide us with the pleasure of chocolate, but also offer potential advantages for biodiversity-friendly agriculture.

Environment - Innovation - 03.12.2021

Life Sciences - Environment - 02.12.2021
Biodiversity Research for the Future
The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research to Fund Global Genome Biodiversity Network at the Botanic Garden Berlin Ninety-nine partner institutions from thirty-three countries are set to m

Environment - Chemistry - 01.12.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 01.12.2021
EUMETSAT consolidates its key role in Earth observation data provision
EUMETSAT consolidates its key role in Earth observation data provision
EUMETSAT council gives green light to initiatives aimed at improving access to more weather, climate data The European meteorological satellite agency, EUMETSAT, has consolidated its position as a le

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 30.11.2021
Europe's first polar-orbiting weather satellite successfully deorbited
Europe’s first polar-orbiting weather satellite successfully deorbited
EUMETSAT chose to remove Metop-A from space after the end of its lifetime out of the organisation's dedication to keeping space clean Metop-A has been providing meteorological data to global users for fifteen years, three times longer than expected.

Environment - 29.11.2021
Urban gardens - ecosystems for people and nature
Urban gardens - ecosystems for people and nature
TUM@Freising lecture virtual and on site Urban gardens provide a new perspectives for nature conservation and nature connection.

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 29.11.2021
Critical data on sea level rise becomes available today
Critical data on sea level rise becomes available today
More precise information about global sea level than has ever been available before - critical for monitoring climate change - comes on-stream today with the completion of 12 months of intensive, in-orbit testing of the Copernicus Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich satellite.

Life Sciences - Environment - 26.11.2021
20 million euros for biological research
20 million euros for biological research
Two Collaborative Research Centres (CRC) at the University of Münster in the field of biology are being prolonged: the German Research Foundation is providing a total of around 20 million euros in fun

Environment - 26.11.2021
From ambition to biodiversity action: Time to hold actors accountable
From ambition to biodiversity action: Time to hold actors accountable
Scientists propose framework for effective national-level implementation of global biodiversity goals To achieve global goals for biodiversity conservation, national level implementation must be significantly improved. National policy instruments need to precisely define effective actions and the actors responsible for implementation.

Health - Environment - 23.11.2021
Researching Global Health with Society
The Berlin University Alliance Funds Four Groundbreaking Alliance Projects on Global Health As part of its Grand Challenge Initiative on Global Health, the Berlin University Alliance (BUA) is funding

Environment - Economics / Business - 16.11.2021
Insulation using popcorn?
Insulation using popcorn?
Forest scientists at Göttingen University develop plant-based, environmentally friendly material Building insulation has become an increasingly important topic in recent years.

Environment - 15.11.2021
Forest biodiversity
Forest biodiversity
DFG extends funding for Göttingen University Research Training Group in Forest Sciences The German Research Foundation (DFG) has extended funding for the Research Training Group "Enrichment of Europe

Environment - Social Sciences - 26.10.2021
How sustainable living can succeed: Benjamin Görgen examined the practicalities and the potential of communal housing projects
How sustainable living can succeed: Benjamin Görgen examined the practicalities and the potential of communal housing projects
In many cities, there is a shortage of housing, and it is expensive. At the same time, an increasing number of people are moving into cities to live and work.

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 21.10.2021

Environment - Campus - 14.10.2021

Environment - Agronomy / Food Science - 11.10.2021

Environment - Politics - 04.10.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 27.09.2021
Challenge of protecting against extreme weather shapes new EUMETSAT strategy
Challenge of protecting against extreme weather shapes new EUMETSAT strategy
Safe launch of more advanced satellites and easy access to improved data are key objectives The need to provide more precise information, faster, about the weather and climate underpins the objective

Health - Environment - 10.09.2021
Eco-efficient fertilization
Eco-efficient fertilization
Researchers calculate billions in environmental and health savings Urea is a valuable nitrogen fertilizer which is regularly used in agriculture to fertilize large areas of arable land.

Environment - 06.09.2021

Environment - Social Sciences - 03.09.2021

Life Sciences - Environment - 17.08.2021
Against overfishing: Protect large spawners and assess stocks correctly
Against overfishing: Protect large spawners and assess stocks correctly
Study: The replenishment potential of exploited fish stocks is systematically overestimated To avoid overfishing the status and reproductive capacity of fish stocks are regularly determined through stock assessments. The fecundity of female fish is here an important factor. Unfortunately, many calculations contain a systematic error as the reproductive capacity of large fish is underestimated.

Environment - 10.08.2021

Environment - Earth Sciences - 29.07.2021
Urban planning: Precious resources far below the surface
Urban planning: Precious resources far below the surface
TUM geologists create 3D underground model of Munich Our cities are growing. This leads to increasing use of resources below ground, for example when building underground train systems, using geothermal heat or developing drinking water supplies.

Environment - Innovation - 15.07.2021

Economics / Business - Environment - 13.07.2021

Environment - Research Management - 06.07.2021
Into the third funding phase with a boost for growth
Into the third funding phase with a boost for growth
The German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) Halle-Jena-Leipzig to receive additional millions The German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) Halle-Jena-Leipzig has succeeded in its application for further funding from the German Research Foundation (DFG).

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 05.07.2021
EUMETSAT to supply Chile with Copernicus data
EUMETSAT to supply Chile with Copernicus data
A data-exchange agreement between Europe's meteorological satellite agency, EUMETSAT, and the University of Chile will not only strengthen north-south ties but also bring direct benefits to European and South American citizens.

Event - Environment - 03.07.2021
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