Size does matter
Scientists reveal how ion channels strictly select between different types of ions
Award for MPS scientist Kok Leng Yeo
Dr. Yeo from the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research investigates why and how much the Sun’s irradiance...
Top Ratings for Teaching and Learning
THE 2018 – Europe Teaching Rankings sees University of Göttingen in 2nd place nationwide
Deaf adult animals can hear again with optogenetic hearing restoration
Researchers have established the transduction of the auditory nerve of adult animals with light-sensitive switches.
Dawn: Unique Views of Occator Crater
NASA’s Dawn spacecraft has returned first images from its lowest orbit around dwarf planet Ceres. They show parts of...
Turbulence meets active matter
Fulbright-Cottrell Award 2018 for Michael Wilczek from the Göttingen MPI for Dynamics and Self-Organization
Transport in turbulent fluids - Long-term cooperation consolidated
Professor Alain Pumir is now external scientific member of the Max Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self-Organization
New strategic partnership
U4 and Tartu prepare for European University application
Rosetta image archive complete
All images taken by the scientific camera system OSIRIS during Rosetta’s twelve-year mission to comet...
Planned movements and spontaneous reactions are processed differently in the brain
A rhesus monkeys study highlights the role of the brain regions involved in the planning of movements
How’s that grab you?
International research team investigates intuitive ability of chimpanzees
Primates in peril
International experts call for immediate action to protect endangered primate species