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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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Chemistry . Microbiology . Structural Biology

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Rare earths in bacteria

October 30, 2013

Methane-decomposing bacteria from hot springs need the valuable metals to produce energy [more]

Cognitive Science

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How video gaming can be beneficial for the brain

October 30, 2013

Brain regions can be specifically trained [more]

Chemistry . Material Sciences . Microbiology

Biominerals point the way

October 30, 2013

The way bacteria create their magnetic navigational aids could be an inspiration for materials scientists [more]

Mathematics . Medicine

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Unravelling the true identity of the brain of Carl Friedrich Gauss

October 29, 2013

Researchers reveal the true identity of the brains of mathematicians Carl Friedrich Gauss and medical scholar Conrad Heinrich Fuchs [more]

Cell Biology

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Green algae move to the beat

October 25, 2013

Max Planck researchers in Dresden explain the flagellar synchronisation of swimming algae [more]

Material Sciences . Quantum Physics

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Graphene can emit laser flashes

October 25, 2013

Individual layers of carbon atoms are suitable as active material for terahertz lasers, as they permit population inversion [more]

Astronomy

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A rare snapshot of a planetary construction site

October 24, 2013

The unusual disk around the star HD 21997 contains both gas and dust [more]

Behavioural Biology

Long-term memory helps chimpanzees in their search for food

October 23, 2013

Searching for bountiful fruit crops in the rain forest, chimpanzees remember past feeding experiences

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