Complete world map of tree diversity

New model eliminates blank spaces from forested areas

(Picture: Petr Keil and Jonathan Chase)

Ingenious techniques in neighbourhood dispute

Tobacco plants send hungry caterpillars to the competition

(Picture: Pia Backmann)

Courage to aim for less cleanliness?

More living organisms on our bodies and in our homes could help in combatting diseases


(Picture: nakedking –


20.02.19 | Media Release, Biodiversity Synthesis, TOP NEWS
First sDiv Call for Catalyst Postdocs is now OPEN!

sDiv Call for working groups, individual postdocs and sabbaticals
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