Establishment of “Max-Cam”
A new collaboration between the Max Planck Society and the University of Cambridge started in July 2017.
A playground for evolution
Göttingen biologists discover genome duplications in spiders and scorpions
Choosing your sources
How to flexibly route nervous messages
A new level of magnetic saturation
Scientists from Göttingen University detect strongest magnetic fields ever in low mass stars
The Challenges of Migration and Integration
MPI-MMG joins Max-Planck Society Research Initiative on Migration
Believed long-lost amber stones with inclusions now rediscovered
The curator of Göttingen University's Geoscience Museum, Dr. Alexander Gehler, recently discovered materials in the Museum...
The bubbling of order
Molecular order promotes cavitation
Otto Hahn Medal for Jan Langfellner
The Sun’s rotation leads to plasma flows that resemble gigantic hurricanes
Biological data streaming
Physicist Mantas Gabrielaitis from the Max Planck Institute of Dynamics and Self-Organization receives Otto-Hahn-Medal of...
Finding new Earths: PLATO spacecraft to be built
ESA’s planet-hunting mission PLATO has been adopted for implementation; the launch is planned for 2026
What makes a movement feel strenuous?
Energetic expenditure not the only factor when judging physical effort of movements
New Evidence Challenges Popular Hypothesis for How Anesthesia Works
Changes within brain areas—not reduced communication between them—may cause loss of consciousness