Department of Geoscience

Department of Geosciences

The Department of Geosciences at the University of Tübingen includes more than 30 professorships from the general fields of geology, mineralogy, geography, environmental sciences, and archaeological sciences. It is thus one of the largest departments of its kind at German universities.

Numbers and Facts



A giant crane from southern Germany

11 million year old bird skull is earliest evidence of a large crane in Europe, says Hammerschmiede…

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When mammals ate dinosaurs

Tübingen researchers find the oldest known mammal toothmarks on 160 million-year-old dinosaur bone…

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