Faculty of Science

News from the Faculty

03/24/2020

Small horses got smaller, big tapirs got bigger 47 million years ago

Researchers open a window onto ancient mammal evolution using fossils from Germany

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03/19/2020

How plants shape mountains

University of Tübingen researchers illuminate the relationship between vegetation, precipitation and...

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03/11/2020

Underground food sources enable bacteria to release arsenic into groundwater

Tübingen University researchers find organic material in deep sediment layers in Vietnam – New...

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02/12/2020

Andreas Kappler is appointed Geochemistry Fellow

Tübingen’s Professor for Geomicrobiology is honored for his contributions to understanding the...

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01/22/2020

Small fish reflect on their enemies

The Yellow Black-faced Triplefin deflects sunlight to break their predator's camouflage

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12/09/2019

The tips of a plant design its whole shape

Researchers headed by the University of Tübingen create a roadmap of the genes which drive plant...

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12/06/2019

Dams endanger freshwater biodiversity

University of Tübingen study identifies dam projects which hit ecosystems hardest

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12/03/2019

Fungus produces active agent in a medicinal herb

Tübingen and Dresden researchers discover that a fungus in Tatarinow’s aster produces bioactive...

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