Top 100 in the Shanghai Ranking
The University of Göttingen has succeeded in retaining its dominance in the Shanghai Ranking.
Foods of the future
Researchers investigate acceptability and taste of microalgae as an ingredient
Possible treatment for Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease discovered
The dietary supplement Lecithin improves the myelination of diseased Schwann cells
Magnetic Stirrer Levitation: The Flight of the Humble Flea
Göttingen Max Planck scientist discovers an entirely new method of levitation
Madagascar’s lemurs use millipedes for their tummy troubles
Researchers observe that red-fronted lemurs may chew on millipedes to rid themselves of intestinal parasites
Growing a dinosaur's dinner
Scientists have estimated the nutritional value of herbivorous dinosaurs' diet
Size does matter
Scientists reveal how ion channels strictly select between different types of ions
Award for MPS scientist Kok Leng Yeo
Dr. Yeo from the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research investigates why and how much the Sun’s irradiance...
Top Ratings for Teaching and Learning
THE 2018 – Europe Teaching Rankings sees University of Göttingen in 2nd place nationwide
Deaf adult animals can hear again with optogenetic hearing restoration
Researchers have established the transduction of the auditory nerve of adult animals with light-sensitive switches.
Dawn: Unique Views of Occator Crater
NASA’s Dawn spacecraft has returned first images from its lowest orbit around dwarf planet Ceres. They show parts of...
Turbulence meets active matter
Fulbright-Cottrell Award 2018 for Michael Wilczek from the Göttingen MPI for Dynamics and Self-Organization