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

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July 20, 2023

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July 16, 2023

Plastic pollution threatens birds far out at sea, according to new research

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July 10, 2023

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July 09, 2023

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July 05, 2023

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June 26, 2023

How changing our diet can have unexpected negative economic, social and environmental impacts

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June 25, 2023

Study explores climate change impacts on seagrass meadows

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June 21, 2023

Amid melting glaciers, Swiss vote on new climate law

Supporters say the proposed "Federal Act on Climate Protection Targets, Innovation and Strengthening...

June 18, 2023

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