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Max Planck Society concludes general audit - victim research project to commence in June 2017

May 02, 2017
Following on from archive finds of brain specimens - with great likelihood originating from victims of the Nazi euthanasia programme - a general audit at the Max Planck Society was concluded with no further critical finds. In June 2017, four independent researchers will commence a victim research project. [more]
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Global movement for science

April 18, 2017
People were taking to the streets on the March for Science in more than 600 towns around the world [more]

“Democracy needs constructive dialogue”

April 18, 2017
Doctoral student Claudio Paganini (29) talks about preparations for the March for Science on 22 April in Berlin. [more]
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Max Planck President to speak at Munich March for Science

April 10, 2017
The global March for Science campaign is a celebration of science, emphasizing the key role that science plays in society and politics. The rally in Munich has now gained a prominent advocate: Martin Stratmann, the President of the Max Planck Society, will participate, and hold a brief speech at the end of the march at Siegestor. [more]
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Growing support for the large-scale transition to open access

March 20, 2017
Science organizations join forces to transform publishing market [more]

Abberior Instruments America chooses Max Planck Florida Institute as its U.S. headquarters

February 14, 2017
Advanced super-resolution imaging technology benefiting life sciences will now be available in the U.S. [more]
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