Faculty of Science

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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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10/10/2019

Social inequality in Bronze Age households

Archaeogenetic analyses provide new insights into social inequality 4000 years ago: nuclear families...

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10/07/2019

The last mammoths died on a remote island

Isolation, extreme weather, and the possible arrival of humans may have killed off the holocene...

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09/09/2019

Herbivores in the Holocene – eenie, meenie, miney, mo, and you must go!

The effects of environmental changes in the Holocene on megaherbivores are being studied

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08/29/2019

Global warming may diminish plant genetic diversity in Europe

Plant genetic diversity in Central Europe could collapse due to temperature extremes and drought...

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08/22/2019

An Ice Age savannah corridor let large mammals spread across Southeast Asia

Tübingen research team finds evidence of an open landscape through which animals and people could...

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