March 19, 2013
The ALMA telescope installation begins delivering images of fresh planets, young stars, and distant galaxies.
May 10, 2012
Max Planck scientists use sophisticated monitoring methods and computer simulations to examine the sun’s corona
May 09, 2012
The new, Tenerife-based GREGOR telescope is designed to observe the sun with an unprecedented precision
November 23, 2011
Interview with Prof. Dr. Siegfried Bethke, Director at the Max Planck Institute of Physics in Munich, about the current research results from the Large Hadron Collider (LHC)
November 03, 2011
Pulsars are fascinating celestial bodies with an interesting history
November 02, 2011
The universe is full of natural fusion reactors
September 20, 2011
On 17 September 2011 Sofia, the airborne observatory, flew from Palmdale, California to Cologne, Germany. Author Alexander Stirn was on board. This is his log.
September 19, 2011
Airborne observatory Sofia provides astronomers with a new window into space