News archive

April 20, 2022

In March our team (Michał and Tomasz) inaugurated field works in the PIONEER project and spent one week in the snow-bound Tatra Mountains to obtain first cores of high-mountain lake sediments.

February 4, 2022

We are happy to announce that, after a pandemic-related delay, 3rd edition of the „Biogeography of the Carpathians” Symposium will take place.

November 29, 2021

Where and when were horses first domesticated? The latest research published in Nature brings answers.

September 2, 2021

A new publication on a long-term comparative study of amphibian hybrid zones, for which Tomasz Suchan collaborated, made the cover of the PNAS.

May 18, 2021

We are happy to announce that Katarzyna Izworska has joined our team as a research assistant. Welcome!

May 17, 2021

In our new paper just published in Preslia we explore the genetic structure of Cochlearia tatrae and discuss its Late Quaternary history.

April 7, 2021

A topical collection 'Biogeography of the Carpathians' has been assembled in Plant Systematics and Evolution.

March 9, 2021

The paper we collaborated on, revising a textbook example of hybrid zone, made the cover of the Journal of Biogeography.

November 26, 2020

With a 2nd place on the ranking list, we were awarded a new project in the last call for OPUS projects of the National Science Centre.

September 28, 2020

A fine-scale assessment of present and future potential distribution range of Papaver occidentale has appeared in Diversity.

July 30, 2020

A study on genetic structure of relict, narrow-endemic Papaver occidentale has just been published in Alpine Botany.

May 18, 2020

A paper introducing the new project 'Conserving the endemic flora of the Carpathian Region' has just been published in Plant Systematics and Evolution.

February 11, 2020

A new paper on phylogeography of Doronicum austriacum in Central Europe was published in the last volume of Plant Syst. Evol.

February 10, 2020

From 5th to 7th February 2020 we hosted the fourth working meeting of the Carpathian Research Network.

January 31, 2020

A new technical paper, co-authored by M. Ronikier from our group, was published in PeerJ.

October 31, 2019

In the last volume of Acta Soc. Bot. Pol. (88, 3), our two papers on the relict population of R. ferrugineum in the Karkonosze Mts. were published.

August 14, 2019

Our new paper on the glacial and postglacial history of xerothermic flora in Central and Eastern Europe has been published in Flora.

April 17, 2019

The Carpathian Research Network (CRN) is a scientific initiative aimed at establishing a comprehensive and long-lasting collaborative framework for studying the Carpathian biota with a focus on plants, their biogeography and evolution in the Carpathian Region, and sharing related scientific data in a standardized setting.

January 26, 2019

Our study on the origin of an enigmatic, disjunct population of Rhododendron ferrugineum L. from the Karkonosze Mts. has been published in J. Biogeogr.

January 13, 2019

Our new paper on the contrasting evolutionary origins of Saxifraga wahlenbergii and S. styriaca has just appeared in BMC Evolutionary Biology.