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MPSN Meeting 2021 (virtual)

15/16 June 2021 - Register now!

Climate change: those who wait pay more

27 May 2021 5pm - Sustainability Lecture by Arne Traulsen

GES 1point5, an open-source tool to assess the carbon footprint of research

03 June 2021 5pm - Sustainability Web Seminar with Odile Blanchard and Jérôme Mariette

Sustainability Wiki: Intro and How-to

14 June 2021 5pm - Sustainability Web Seminar with Jakob Schweizer

Research News from the Max Planck Society

Learning from past climate changes

March 24, 2021

Climate changes throughout history, such as the Little Ice Age during the 13th to 19th centuries, are often associated with famines, crises ...

Blueprint for a fusion power plant

March 24, 2021

For 30 years, the Asdex Upgrade has been paving the way for a fusion power plant that generates climate-neutral energy. The tokamak fusion ...

Climate change threatens European Forests

February 25, 2021

In recent years, European forests have suffered greatly from extreme climate conditions and their impacts. Huge parts of Europe's forests ...

Archive of animal migration in the Arctic

November 05, 2020

Warmer winters, earlier springs, shrinking ice, and increased human development—the Arctic is undergoing dramatic changes that are impacting ...

Deep-seabed mining disrupts seafloor food web

October 09, 2020

Deep-seabed mining is considered a way to address the increasing need of rare metals. However, the environmental impacts are considered to ...

Climate change threatens breeding birds

September 28, 2020

Surviving on a warming planet can be a matter of timing—but simply shifting lifecycle stages to match the tempo of climate change has hidden ...

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