Ceres: Water ice in eternal polar night
The cameras of the Dawn space probe discover water ice in Ceres’ polar region. It can survive for aeons in the extreme cold...
1 PhD student – 3 minutes – 0 slides
Call for applications for three-minute thesis competition at the University of Göttingen.
Intensification of land use leads to the same species everywhere
Study documents homogenization of species communities in our landscape.
Towards the synthetic neurobiology
Volkswagen Foundation promotes the innovative research approach of the theoretical neuroscientist Fred Wolf from the MPI...
Distant star is roundest object ever observed in nature
Scientists measure the shape of a pulsating star with unprecedented precision.
Fred L. Scarf Award for Kok Leng Yeo
American Geophysical Union honors MPS scientist for his contributions to climate research.
A life for physics and music
Theo Geisel, Director at the MPI for Dynamics and Self-Organization and founder of the Bernstein Center Göttingen has been...
How nature regulates CO2 flux
Göttingen biogeoscientist awarded Consolidator Grant by the European Research Council.
A comparison model for the Sun
Scientists observe first Sun-like magnetic cycle on another star.
Prenatal stress accelerates growth and inhibits motoric development of unborn monkeys
Behavioral ecologists study impact of maternal stress on primate infants in the wild for the first time (dpz) At their...
Planet found in habitable zone around nearest star
Pale Red Dot campaign reveals Earth-mass world in orbit around Proxima Centauri.
The yoga poses of ion channels
International team decodes patterns of ion channel activity using novel stochastic approach.