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Press releases and News 2010

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Press releases 2010

20.12.2010
Globalisation burdens future generations with biological invasions
The consequences of the current high levels of socio-economic activity on the extent of biological invasions will probably not be completely realized until decades into the future

08.12.2010
Scientists: The fire in Israel is a typical example of climate change effects in the Mediterranean
Climate forecasts for the region predict an advance of the desert about 300 kilometers to the north

October 2010
Bangladesh - Arsenic in the water
Helmholtz Centre tests new arsenic-detection kit ARSOlux in Bangladesh

20.10.2010
TEEB Report Puts World’s Natural Assets on the Global Political Radar

09.09.2010
The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB) Local and Regional Policy Makers report launched at major biodiversity conference in Ghent

26.08.2010
Scientists receive 2010 Erwin Schrödinger Prize for developing "arsenic detector"

24.06.2010
Pleasing to the eye
Even brooding female birds are sensitive to visual stimulation

29.07.2010
Signs of reversal of Arctic cooling in some areas
New data indicate rapid temperature rise in the coldest region of mainland Europe

16.06.2010
Consequences of being rich: wealth and population are key drivers of invasive species in Europe

09.06.2010
Chinese-German collaboration yields new species of Large Blue butterfly

03.06.2010
Politics is a key factor in biodiversity
Scientists present the first ever Atlas of Biodiversity Risk

19.03.2010
First German-Jordanian research and demonstration facility for decentralised wastewater technology opens in Jordan
Researchers develop new decentralised wastewater management concepts for the Middle East

02.03.2010
Were short warm periods typical for transitions between interglacial and glacial epochs in prehuman times?
Researchers evaluate climate fluctuations from 115,000 years ago

01.02.2010
Participatory processes in the European Union can be improved
Junior scientists submit recommendations for environmental legislators

29.01.2010
Less beekeepers throughout Europe
A first-time overview of the population trends for honey bee colonies and beekeepers in Europe

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