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Senckenberg Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre (BiK-F) 

Biodiversity loss and climate change are among today's great challenges. To understand them and their close and numerous interactions, science has to address and bridge both processes. This interdisciplinary scientific research is the aim of the Senckenberg Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre (BiK-F).
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Alexander-von-Humboldt scholar about to join SBiK-F

10.09.2018 Spanish guest researcher will work on defaunation and climate change ...Read more

A bucket full of genes: pond water reveals tropical frogs

29.08.2018 Using water samples from the Bolivian lowlands, Senckenberg scientists were able to demonstrate that the analysis of environmental DNA allows the reliable identification of the frog species that inhabit a body of water. ...Read more