As human activity continues to affect our planet and climate, new research is being developed to tackle the adverse impacts of anthropogenic climate change.
Technical University of Munich (TUM)
High up in the Alps, Dr. Homa Ghasemifard collected data to better understand climate change, identifying major pollution sources on the European continent – using an environmental research station that used to be a luxury hotel.
University of Bayreuth
Scientists at the University of Bayreuth are investigating how extreme weather events affect biodiversity and ecosystem functioning. Together with their international partners, they study the local impacts of global climate change.
Regensburg Technical University of Applied Sciences (OTH)
One hundred years after it was founded, the Margaretenau building cooperative is getting a facelift. Researchers on the MAGGIE project are working to ensure the renovations deliver energy savings and meet climate targets.