• Aviation industry seeking ways out of corona crisis

    Airbus has announced plans to cut 15,000 jobs worldwide including more than 5,000 in Germany. The aviation industry is facing threats to its survival in the wake of the corona crisis. The job cuts are likely to hit Hamburg, the largest Airbus plant in Germany, and the world’s third largest civil...

    Thu, 02 Jul 2020 14:00:00 +0200
  • DESY nearing personalized medicine

    Visitors to Simone Techert and Stephan Roth at DESY’s particle accelerator are required to wear heavy, protective headphones in addition to the now ubiquitious masks. Research at the PO3 measuring station can be deafening as foils that create the vacuum in the experimental station can explode with a...

    Tue, 30 Jun 2020 14:00:00 +0200
  • EUR 45.5 million in funds for UKE's new research building

    The German government and those of the states approved Monday (June 29, 2020) EUR 45.4 million in funds to build the Hamburg Center for Translational Immunology (HCTI) at the University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE). The agreement was reached during a meeting of the Joint Science Conference (Geme...

    Wed, 01 Jul 2020 17:18:42 +0200
  • Flagship AI medical project starts in north Germany

    Companies, universities and research institutions across northern Germany are pooling their expertise to develop their growth potential in AI and healthcare and held their first meeting in late May, a press release said Monday (June 22, 2020). The German government is putting EUR 10 million towards...

    Tue, 23 Jun 2020 14:00:00 +0200
  • Nearly EUR 5 million for energy transition research at HAW Hamburg

    HAW Hamburg’s Competence Center for Renewable Energies and Energy Efficiency (CC4E) Is to receive EUR 4.9 million for four-year research from 2021 through the X-Energy initiative. The FH-Impuls programme launched by the German Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) will enter the intense phase...

    Fri, 19 Jun 2020 14:00:00 +0200
  • Weinmann Emergency expanding

    New headquarters planned in Hamburg-Altona's Gasstraße - corona driving demand
    Mon, 22 Jun 2020 14:42:19 +0200
  • Enter your project for "Norddeutscher Wissenschaftspreis 2020"

    Applications are now being accepted for the North German Science Prize (Norddeutschen Wissenschaftspreis) endowed with EUR 250,000. The North German Conference of Science Ministers (NWK) honours "outstanding scientific projects" involving scientists from at least two northern German states and is...

    Mon, 15 Jun 2020 14:00:00 +0200
  • Hydrogen as an energy carrier of the future

    North Germany is setting the course for hydrogen to become an energy carrier of the future after the states of Hamburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Lower Saxony and Bremen agreed last autumn to establish it as a pillar of the energy transition. The strategy hinges on...

    Thu, 25 Jun 2020 13:43:31 +0200
  • UKE sets up medical website for transgender people

    Transgender people in northern Germany can now consult the i2TransHealth telehealth website set up by the Interdisciplinary Transgender Care Center Hamburg (ITHCCH) at the University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), a press release said Thursday (May 7, 2020). The site hopes to improve the health...

    Fri, 22 May 2020 13:00:00 +0200
  • University of Hamburg's study forecasts ice-free summer at North Pole

    An international study, co-ordinated by Prof. Dr. Dirk Notz from the Centre for Earth System Research and Sustainability (CEN) at the University of Hamburg and involving 21 other institutes, has forecast several ice-free summers at the North Pole before 2050, according to a press release issued...

    Tue, 19 May 2020 06:00:00 +0200