How important are social scientists’ forecasts for political decisions? A critical analysis.
Physics & Astronomy
Researchers use clever methods to weigh even tiny atomic nuclei; and in doing so, help to shed light on key questions in physics.
Biology & Medicine
How does HIV get a host cell to produce viruses? Researchers are looking for the key in order to develop efficient therapies.
Personal Portrait: Philipp Khaitovich
Material & Technology
Researchers aim to revolutionize blood sample analysis with highly sensitive diagnostic chips.
Environment & Climate
Some species of bacteria even feed on oil. Microbiologists are studying these tiny creatures that thrive in unusual habitats.
Culture & Society
Individual social therapy can help reduce the risk of relapse among sex offenders.