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

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

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June 18, 2023

UNESCO names 18 new Global Geoparks

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May 31, 2023

Plastic pervasive in food supply, says new study

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May 21, 2023

Butterflies on the decline

Research shows that the numbers of butterflies in meadows and pastures of Europe are in a continuous...

May 21, 2023

Use of pesticides and herbicides found to be biggest cause of bird decline in Europe

It has been believed that the decline is due to the usual suspects: pollution and loss of habitat.

May 18, 2023

Plastic pollution could be cut by 80% by 2040, says UN report

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May 17, 2023

Diet high in fruit and vegetables linked to lower miscarriage risk

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May 07, 2023

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