Second funding period

Second funding period approved
TRR 170 receives another four years of support and started January 2020.

Meeting calendar

May 03-08, 2020 EGU 2020, Vienna
Aug 09-14, 2020 MetSoc Glasgow, UK
Jun21.-26, 2020 Goldschmidt Hawaii

Meteorite Flensburg

Meteorite Flensburg
First results on the Flensburg Meteorite fall

Goldschmidt 2019

The Goldschmidt Conference 2019 takes place in Barcelona (Spain) from August 18 - 23, 2019. 

Moon Walk

The Museum of Natural History in Berlin presents  'Moonwalk: 50th anniversary of the moon landing'. The mini-exhibition is supported by TRR 170.

Mercury Transit

Around 13 times per century, Mercury passes between Earth and the sun in a rare astronomical event known as a planetary transit. Youtube


News on the bombardment history of Earth and Moon

How did Earth evolve from a hostile planet that was covered by lava to a habitable planet ...

FU Berlin press release hereNature 

Early arrival of water on Earth

Nature press release: Findings of planetologists in Münster contradict hypothesis of a late cometary origin ...