Science & Skin


The mysteries of moss

These tiny, green species have been aroud for a while - they conquered planet earth as the first plant about 470 million years ago. This is only one of the very interesting facts about mosses. Find out more in the movie below!



Prof. Dr. Ralf Reski is professor at the University of Freiburg (Head of Chair Plant Biotechnology, Faculty of Biology) and has been researching mosses for many years. He is a true expert in this field and tells us more about this interesting species, the devleopment and how mosses even made it to medicine and cosmetics nowadays.


Christine Meier
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Christine Meier