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Dr. Sabine Spehn
Dr. Sabine Spehn
Press and Public Relation Officer
Phone: +49 8157 932 421
Mobil: +49 173 7155753

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Jennifer Golbol
Jennifer Golbol
Press and Public Relation Officer
Phone: +49 7732 1501-25
Fax: +49 7732 1501-65

Press Releases

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Blackbirds switch abruptly to fly-by-night behaviour at migration time

October 17, 2016
The normally diurnal birds don't need time to adjust their circadian clocks before departing for their winter habitats [more]
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Snoozing between the skies and Earth

October 14, 2016
A team of scientists headed by Niels Rattenborg from the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology in Seewiesen has demonstrated, for the first time that birds can fly in sleep mode [more]
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Lack of opportunities promotes brood care

October 11, 2016
Female white-browed coucals have to suffice with a single mate [more]
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Singing in the flight lane

September 08, 2016
Birds adjust their singing activity around airport noise [more]
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The great tit, Parus major, does better in the countryside

August 31, 2016
In cities birds have fewer and smaller offspring than in rural areas [more]
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