• Eine Million Jahre alte Werra-Lachse

    Weltweit erster Fossilnachweis für Atlantische Lachse in der thüringischen Wirbeltierfundstelle Untermaßfeld

  • Genome reveals that lichens can produce different climate-specific natural substances

  • Wolf

    Reliable Wolf-Dog Hybrid Detection

    New method allows unambiguous identification of wolf hybrids in Europe’s forests – the hybridization rate in Germany approaches zero

  • Gebirgs-Schmetterlinge

    Nach dem Gipfel ist Schluss: Klimawandel bedroht Gebirgs-Schmetterlinge

    Verbreitungsgebiet von Gebirgs-Tagfaltern verlagerte sich innerhalb von 60 Jahren 300 Meter bergaufwärts

  • Engmaulfrosch

    „Zombie-Frosch“ entdeckt

    Drei neue Arten aus der Familie der Engmaulfrösche beschrieben

  • Wolfgang Strutz Doctoral Prize

Senckenberg, explained



What is Senckenberg?

Many people only know Senckenberg as the “museum with the dinosaurs”. See for yourself what the dinosaurs have kept from you so far and what we Senckenbergers deal with from morning to night.

UN Ocean Decade



Senckenberg supports the UN Ocean Decade!

Senckenberg has a century-long tradition in marine research. In this video some of our marine researchers explain how Senckenberg is working on giving a future to our oceans.

Our Research Areas

The latest from Senckenberg

Senckenberg Topics

The three museums of the Senckenberg Society for Natural Research present exciting results of Senckenberg research as well as unique exhibits and changing exhibitions on important topics of natural science.

Museum Dresden

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