Current NEWS from the LIB cosmos
From newly discovered animal species to treasures of historical collections, from environmental changes to nature conservation in the Anthropocene, from the opening of a special exhibition to a panel discussion: you will find all the latest information here. We also offer current press releases for download in the press area.
Faces of LIB: Camilla Bruno Di Nizo
For Camilla B. Di Nizo, scientific work brings new surprises every day. Running the cell culture lab within the Biobank in LIB, she has preserved viable material from more than 100 species.
Face of the LIB: Dagmara Żyła
In out interview, she tells us how hard it is to become a fulltime scientist and what young biologist should expect.
Gesicht des LIB: Dennis Rödder
As the curator of herpetology at the Museum Koenig Bonn, he is particularly fascinated by reptiles and amphibians. As a researcher, he has an eye for the big picture, which is why he is especially interested in the complex relationships in nature.
Face of the LIB: Thomas Wesener
What he likes best is discovering the hitherto unknown: As head of the Myriapoda section and curator of the associated collection at the Museum Koenig Bonn, Thomas Wesener is scientifically very familiar with millipedes.
Faces of the LIB: Cristina Garilao
Cristina Garilao has found a professional niche between biology and informatics: As head of biodiversity informatics at LIB in Hamburg, she is responsible for making information on collection objects easily accessible to the scientific community.
Faces of the LIB: Karsten Stehr
Karsten Stehr has a mission: he wants to get young people excited about species knowledge. In this way, they can help to protect nature.