Time and again, radio telescopes register extremely short bursts of radiation in the depths of space
Telescopes in the European VLBI Network (EVN) have observed a repeating Fast Radio Burst (FRB) in a spiral galaxy similar to our own (explanatory video).
The source is located in a region with a high rate of star births
The foundation is recognizing the scientist for her work on local protein synthesis at neuronal synapses
Study confronted 70,000 test persons in 42 countries with moral dilemmas and found both similarities and differences
The EUREC4A field study is aimed at solving one of the great mysteries in relation to climate change
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Traumatic experiences arising from flight from war zones can lead to distressing symptoms, which impair everyday life.
The lamprey has no thymus gland. Max Planck scientist Thomas Böhm wants to know how it copes with bacteria and viruses.
In principle, almost any encryption key can be broken - all you need is the right computing power. The situation is different, however, with quantum cryptography. Gerd Leuchs is researching this encryption technology of the future.
Researchers understand Earth’s climate system very accurately by now. For a long time, however, an important piece of the puzzle remained very elusive - the role played by vegetation and soils.
Interfaces of matter and life are the focus of the new Max Planck Bristol Centre for Minimal Biology. Prof. Imre Berger from Bristol University explains the topic.