1. 14.07.2015

    Barium in microfossils confirms climate changes in the Mediterranean

    News from Climate Science: Once a month, climate researchers report on their latest findings in the newspaper "Hamburger Abendblatt". Valerie Menke is a geologist whose work currently focuses on using microscopic life forms to reconstruct climate changes that took place in the Mediterranean during...

  2. 20.05.2015

    Conflicts over resources: Acceptance and reconciliation are the key

    Dr. Tobias Ide from the Cluster of Excellence CliSAP at Universität Hamburg is currently investigating under which conditions conflicts over water, grazing land, forests and fishing rights escalate to violence. His findings were recently published in the journal “Global Environmental Change” and are...

  3. 21.04.2015

    CliSAP and the CEN present their work at the EGU’s General Assembly

    From April 12 to 17, the Cluster of Excellence CliSAP and the Center for Earth System Research and Sustainability (CEN) presented their research at the Annual General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union (EGU) in Vienna. Numerous CliSAP and CEN researchers, doctoral candidates and alumni took...

  4. 30.03.2015

    SICSS doctoral candidate analyses historical weather data

    800 historical weather documents were found in the basement of the German Weather Service in Hamburg dating from 1877 to 1999. SICSS doctoral candidate Dörte Röhrbein analyses the data taken at more than 100 weather stations along the coasts of the Baltic and the North Sea.

  5. 04.02.2015

    CEN graduates officially awarded their diplomas

    The main auditorium of the Geomatikum building was filled with a large audience as the Center for Earth System Research and Sustainability (CEN) officially bid farewell to 39 graduates at a ceremony last Friday.

  6. 14.01.2015

    Get MICSSed Weekend

    From December 5-7, 23 master students of the SICSS Graduate School spent the „Get MICSSed Weekend“ together in a seminar house near Lüneburg.

  7. 13.01.2015

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  8. 17.10.2014

    Welcoming the new MSc Students!

    Last week marked day one for fourteen newcomers to the international master’s degree program at the School of Integrated Climate System Sciences (SICSS).