Distant star is roundest object ever observed in nature
Scientists measure the shape of a pulsating star with unprecedented precision.
Fred L. Scarf Award for Kok Leng Yeo
American Geophysical Union honors MPS scientist for his contributions to climate research.
A life for physics and music
Theo Geisel, Director at the MPI for Dynamics and Self-Organization and founder of the Bernstein Center Göttingen has been...
How nature regulates CO2 flux
Göttingen biogeoscientist awarded Consolidator Grant by the European Research Council.
A comparison model for the Sun
Scientists observe first Sun-like magnetic cycle on another star.
Prenatal stress accelerates growth and inhibits motoric development of unborn monkeys
Behavioral ecologists study impact of maternal stress on primate infants in the wild for the first time (dpz) At their...
Planet found in habitable zone around nearest star
Pale Red Dot campaign reveals Earth-mass world in orbit around Proxima Centauri.
The yoga poses of ion channels
International team decodes patterns of ion channel activity using novel stochastic approach.
Flies as a possible vector for the Treponema bacterium
Scientists at the German Primate Center describe a new transmission path of a tropical disease
From vision to hand action
Neuroscientists at the German Primate Center decipher how our brain controls grasping movements
Opportunists with a home advantage
Scientists from the German Primate Center revealed factors that determine the behavior of Verreaux's sifakas in intergroup...
Multiple sclerosis: antibodies directed against the body’s own structures can initiate the inflammation at the core of the disease
(umg) Two research groups, one from the Institute of Neuroimmunology / Insti-tute for Multiple Sclerosis Research (IMSF)...