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Science and Corporate Communication

Here you can find the contact persons in the Press and Public Relations department.
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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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Cell Biology . Genetics

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Transcription factors: function follows form

October 17, 2013

Spatial structure determines transcription factor activity [more]

Neurosciences

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When neurons have less to say, they say it with particular emphasis

October 16, 2013

Neurons strengthen their synapses in order to remain active after loss of input [more]

Cognitive Science . Cultural Studies

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Working to the beat

October 16, 2013

Making music alleviates physical exertion [more]

Behavioural Biology . Cultural Studies

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I’m singing in the rainforest

October 16, 2013

Researchers find striking similarities between bird song and human music [more]

Behavioural Biology

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Just ask the animals!

October 16, 2013

Using animal behaviour data to better inform mathematical models of animal movements [more]

Astronomy

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Crooked light

October 15, 2013

Astronomers detect gravitational lens at record distance – and can hardly believe their luck [more]

Computer Science

Printed electronics: A multi-touch sensor customizable with scissors

October 10, 2013

In the future, users can take printed multi-touch sensors to create interactive applications  

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Astronomy

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Lonely planets in space

October 10, 2013

Two newly detected celestial objects without host star help astronomers in their understanding of star formation [more]

 
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