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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. [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. [more]

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Astronomy

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An exotic millisecond pulsar trio

January 07, 2014

Stellar astrophysicists probe new territory with the discovery of a neutron star orbited by two white dwarfs [more]

Ecology . Physiology

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Toxic breath keeps spiders away

January 02, 2014

Tobacco hornworm larvae exhale a small fraction of nicotine from ingested tobacco leaves as a defense signal to deter predatory spiders [more]

Behavioural Biology . Social and Behavioural Sciences

Democracy pays

December 23, 2013

Majority wants both punishment for tax evaders and things to go fine for themselves [more]

Material Sciences . Solid State Research

Resistance makes waves

December 23, 2013

There is a growing understanding of the conditions required for superconductivity and how it can be achieved at realistic temperatures [more]

Cultural Studies . Evolutionary Biology . Genetics

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Piecing in the puzzles of human evolution

December 19, 2013

Neandertals, Denisovans, modern humans: who descended from whom? What researchers have discovered so far - a chronology of the key research results [more]

Evolutionary Biology

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Neandertal genome project reaches its goal

December 18, 2013

Researchers compile definitive list of the DNA sequence changes that make us human [more]

Developmental Biology . Neurosciences

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Two-way traffic in the spinal cord

December 18, 2013

New cell type paves the way for movement-related nerve fibres [more]

Astronomy

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Hitchhiker's guide to Vesta's hidden attractions

December 18, 2013

Varied geological formations and a unique landscape: new evaluations show the beauty spots of protoplanet Vesta [more]

 
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