The Max Planck Research Award 2015 will be conferred in the area of humanities and social sciences in the subject "Religion and Modernity: Secularisation, Social and Religious Pluralism".
Video of the week
A universal language
The new video by our colleague Jon Parnell from the Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research explores the phenomenon of fundamental constants and the Quantum Hall Effect. Featuring Nobel Prize Laureate Klaus von Klitzing.
Following on from the Max Planck Society's statement on a TV report about animal testing at the Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics in Tübingen dated 11 September 2014, we would like to provide you with information about the current situation.
ESA's space probe Rosetta has reached the destination of its more than ten year long journey through space. On August 6 at 11:30 a.m. (Central European Summer Time) ESA's control station in Darmstadt (Germany) picked up the long awaited signal: Rosetta has arrived at the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.