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MaxPlanckApp

You can now also receive research news from the Max Planck Institutes via an app available from the iTunes store or directly here as an Android version.

MaxPlanckApp

You can now also receive research news from the Max Planck Institutes via an app available from the iTunes store or directly here as an Android version. [more]

Magazine

Tomorrow's electronics are diverse. Above all, they take place on the smallest scale. On the nanometre scale, researchers today are already juggling the most varied ingredients: various organic substances on a molecular level or graphene which shows unusual mechanical or electronic characteristics.&nbsp;<a href="#__target_object_not_reachable"> <br /></a>

Nanoelectronics

Tomorrow's electronics are diverse. Above all, they take place on the smallest scale. On the nanometre scale, researchers today are already juggling the most varied ingredients: various organic substances on a molecular level or graphene which shows unusual mechanical or electronic characteristics. 
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Astronomy

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A comet spews dust

October 23, 2014

OSIRIS images of Rosetta’s comet show spectacular streams of dust emitted into space [more]

Astronomy . Astrophysics

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Hot explosions on the cool sun

October 17, 2014

Data from the space telescope IRIS show that the temperature distribution within the Sun’s outer layers can occasionally turns topsy turvy
 

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Astronomy

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Rendezvous at the red planet

October 08, 2014

The Mars space probes prepare for the fly-by of the Siding Spring comet [more]

Astrophysics

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Interstellar molecule with branched backbone

September 26, 2014

Astronomers detect iso-propyl cyanide in the gas cloud close to the galactic centre

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Genetics . Quantum Physics

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A molecule in an optical whispering gallery

September 22, 2014

With the help of a microsphere and a nanowire, single unlabelled biomolecules can be detected through light [more]

Behavioural Biology . Complex Systems

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How Paramecium protozoa claw their way to the top

September 19, 2014

Thanks to their asymmetrical form, the slipper-shaped microorganisms can swim to the surface of the water under their own steam [more]

Astronomy . Astrophysics

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NOEMA in the search for our origins

September 16, 2014

The observatory on the Plateau de Bure is being expanded to become the most powerful radio telescope in the northern hemisphere [more]

Astronomy

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Descent onto "head" of a comet

September 16, 2014

Philae, the lander of ESA’s Rosetta space probe, will descend onto landing site J on the surface of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko mid-November [more]

 
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