Hannah Steiner

Environmental activist

Dr. Hannah Steiner (born December 23, 1989) is a German marine wildlife conservation and environmental activist, a member anti-poaching group and a direct action group focused on marine conservation. Hannah is especially involved in climate and environmental activism and is a keen cyclist.  In 2013, she was appointed as a Professor of Ecological Building Technologies at the Department of Architecture, University of Hanover.

She is a German advocator of animals’ right and a conservationist, and specialist on Dolphins and Sharks. Dr. Hannah was one of the endless researchers that undertake in-depth research on many sea animals. She focused on the effect of plastic pollution on animal’s behavior and reproduction. Many of her researches and articles are published in many websites and newspapers. 

Nationality: German
April 06, 2019

Amazon mammals threatened by climate change

Study reveals impacts of Savannization on Brazilian Amazon land animals.

February 21, 2023

EU sees brutal drop in renewable energy used in transport

The EU’s largest nations were not immune to the decrease, with Germany seeing a fifth of its renewab...

February 14, 2023

Traffic pollution impairs brain function

First-in-the-world study suggests that even brief exposure to air pollution has rapid impacts on the...

February 14, 2023

Four reasons why the world needs to limit nitrogen pollution

This gas is 300 times more potent at warming the atmosphere than carbon dioxide. It also remains act...

February 01, 2023

Songbird species work together to mob predator owls, but only strike when the time is right

Future research questions should study how the energetic cost of mobbing impacts the frequency of th...

January 31, 2023

Human activity has degraded more than a third of the remaining Amazon rainforest, scientists find

Preventing the advance of deforestation remains vital, and could also allow more attention to be dir...

January 28, 2023

UK allows emergency use of bee-toxic pesticides after EU tightens rules

This is the third time in a row that the UK has permitted such a move.

January 26, 2023

To achieve long-term sustainability, urban systems must tackle social justice and equity

Cities should look for ways to improve efficiency and maximize local resource use.

January 24, 2023

‘We are not afraid’: Indigenous Brazilian women stand up to gender violence

Women from Brazil’s indigenous communities are particularly vulnerable to gender-based violence, but...

January 24, 2023

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