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MaxPlanckApp

You can now also receive research news from the Max Planck Institutes via an app available from the iTunes store or directly here as an Android version.

MaxPlanckApp

You can now also receive research news from the Max Planck Institutes via an app available from the iTunes store or directly here as an Android version. [more]

Magazine

"Where did we come from?” is one of the fundamental questions of humankind. Archaeologists, anthropologists and geneticists are finding  more and more clues about where the first humans came from, how they spread throughout the world and how they lived.

The Roots of Humankind

"Where did we come from?” is one of the fundamental questions of humankind. Archaeologists, anthropologists and geneticists are finding  more and more clues about where the first humans came from, how they spread throughout the world and how they lived.

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Chemistry . Quantum Physics . Structural Biology

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Shining a spotlight on the machinery of life

August 24, 2017

Using a plasmonic nanosensor, it is possible to observe enzymes and how they move without a marker [more]

Behavioural Biology

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On the hunt: describing group predation across the animal kingdom

August 22, 2017

Researchers outline a new way to define and classify how groups of animals hunt together [more]

Astronomy . Astrophysics

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Variable sunshine

August 21, 2017

Max Planck researchers explain why our Sun's brightness fluctuates [more]

Neurosciences

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Brain region mediates pleasure of eating

August 21, 2017

Neurons in the amygdala link food consumption to reward [more]

Genetics . Medicine

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Are stem cells the link between bacteria and cancer?

August 17, 2017

New mechanism of stomach gland regeneration reveals impact of Helicobacter pylori infection [more]

Quantum Physics

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Sharp x-ray pulses from the atomic nucleus

August 17, 2017

Using a mechanical trick, scientists have succeeded in narrowing the spectrum of the pulses emitted by x-ray lasers [more]

Chemistry . Ecology

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The irresistible fragrance of dying vinegar flies

August 16, 2017

Bacterial pathogens cause infected flies to produce more sex pheromones and so expand their deadly reach [more]

Climate Research . Earth Sciences

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The time window for the 1.5-degree target is closing

August 11, 2017

Even if all climate-relevant emissions were immediately stopped, the Earth would warm up to around 1.1 degrees by the end of this century [more]

 
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