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Startups, spinoffs, tech transfer and more: stay up to date on innovation trends with the latest newsletter by Max Planck Innovation, the technology transfer organisation of the Max Planck Society.

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Startups, spinoffs, tech transfer and more: stay up to date on innovation trends with the latest newsletter by Max Planck Innovation, the technology transfer organisation of the Max Planck Society. [more]

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Construction of the steel structure, which will be taller than the Eiffel Tower, is due to be completed in early summer. Scientists from the MPI for Chemistry are playing a central role in its development and will also coordinate the research there.

High tech at a lofty height

December 11, 2014

Construction of the steel structure, which will be taller than the Eiffel Tower, is due to be completed in early summer. Scientists from the MPI for Chemistry are playing a central role in its development and will also coordinate the research there. [more]
Munich was a hub of innovation on December 1 and 2, 2014, when Germany’s leading research organizations hosted the third instalment of the successful "Innovation Days" conference series. Over the course of two days, researchers and founders presented select technologies and spin-off projects in the fields of life sciences and chemical and physical sciences.

Shaping the future of innovation

November 24, 2014

Munich was a hub of innovation on December 1 and 2, 2014, when Germany’s leading research organizations hosted the third instalment of the successful "Innovation Days" conference series. Over the course of two days, researchers and founders presented select technologies and spin-off projects in the fields of life sciences and chemical and physical sciences. [more]
The guests who travelled to the city of Rosario for the opening of the new Max Planck Laboratory for Structural Biology, Chemistry and Molecular Biophysics included Argentine research minister Lino Barañao, health minister Juan Manzur, German Ambassador to Argentina Bernhard Graf von Waldersee and Christian Griesinger from the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry in Göttingen.

New laboratory opened in Argentina

November 25, 2014

The guests who travelled to the city of Rosario for the opening of the new Max Planck Laboratory for Structural Biology, Chemistry and Molecular Biophysics included Argentine research minister Lino Barañao, health minister Juan Manzur, German Ambassador to Argentina Bernhard Graf von Waldersee and Christian Griesinger from the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry in Göttingen. [more]
<p>OSIRIS camera on board of the Rosetta spacecraft images the journey of the lander above the nucleus of 67P / Churyumov-Gerasimenko.</p>
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Philae's drifting journey across the comet

OSIRIS camera on board of the Rosetta spacecraft images the journey of the lander above the nucleus of 67P / Churyumov-Gerasimenko.

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<p>Video: Are we alone in the universe? Or are there other life-sustaining planets out there? Exoplanet hunters like Lisa Kaltenegger are searching for life in the universe on planets that orbit other stars. </p>

The quest for new worlds of the cosmos

Video: Are we alone in the universe? Or are there other life-sustaining planets out there? Exoplanet hunters like Lisa Kaltenegger are searching for life in the universe on planets that orbit other stars.

 
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