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History on Ice: Researchers paint a genetic portrait of Ice Age Europe

Three ~31,000 year old skulls from Dolni Věstonice in the Czech Republic. For the next five thousand years, all samples analyzed in this study – whether from Belgium, the Czech Republic, Austria, or Italy – are closely related, reflecting a population expansion associated with the Gravettian archaeological culture. Credit and copyright: Martin Frouz and Jiří Svoboda

Press release of the international research team publishing in Nature


Full three-dimensional shape of large-scale folds in Greenland’s ice cap revealed

Greenland’s ice cap: Extensive analysis reveals the dynamics of deep ice layers. Photo: Alfred Wegener Institute/Coen Hofstede

Tübingen scientists explore the dynamics of deep ice layers


University of Tübingen launches refugee course

Two semester of intense language & intercultural training will prepare new arrivals for studies in Germany


Teeth vs. tools – Neandertals and Homo sapiens had different dietary strategies

Dental Microwear Texture Analysis, the method employed in this study, involves the examination and analysis of microwear features on dental surfaces at a sub-micrometer scale. Image: Sireen El Zaatari

Tübingen University palaeoanthropologist examines worn teeth to show behavioral differences between Neandertals and modern humans


How the brain learns to come up with nothing

Tübingen neuroscientists discover brain processes which lead to the concept of “zero” on the number line


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