News

  1. 15.11.2013

    High Levels of CO2 Emissions Reduce Company Value

    News from Climate Science: Once a month, climate researchers report on their latest findings in the newspaper "Hamburger Abendblatt." Alexander Bassen investigates how the emissions trading system affects firm values.

  2. 11.11.2013

    Semester Kickoff: KlimaCampus Colloquium with Prof. Julia Slingo

    “Post IPCC – where next for climate science?”– What are the challenges climate science faces today? This was the question posed by Prof. Julia Slingo, meteorologist at the UK Weather Service (Met Office), at the opening of the KlimaCampus Colloquium on Thursday. More than 120 people attended the...

  3. 07.10.2013

    Plant diversity may affect climate–vegetation interaction

    In a new study, published in Nature Geoscience, Prof. Dr. Martin Claussen, director of the department "The Land in the Earth System" at the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (MPI-M) and speaker of the Hamburg Cluster of Excellence CliSAP, and researchers of his team analysed to what extent plant...

  4. 04.10.2013

    Permafrost and Climate Change: 4.5 Million Euros for new Project

    How will the warming of the Arctic affect the Siberian permafrost? And how much carbon dioxide and methane will be released when the ground thaws? Germany’s Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) is sponsoring the new Russian-German joint project “CarboPerm – Carbon in Permafrost:...