University of Tübingen

University of Tübingen

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Location: Tübingen
Geschwister-Scholl-Platz, 72074 Tübingen

Affiliation: Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts of Baden-Wuerttemberg, mwk

The University of Tübingen is a research university of international standing. As a full university, it is characterised by its diversity of subjects and the resulting opportunities for interdisciplinary cooperation in research and teaching. While maintaining its diversity of subjects, the university nevertheless positions itself clearly by setting priorities in those areas in which excellent achievements in research and teaching are achieved and where sustainable development opportunities arise.

Materials Science - Dec 21, 2021
Materials Science
The tropical floating fern Salvinia molesta has developed sophisticated structures to allow water to roll off its leaves quickly - even during heavy rainfall. This relieves the pressure on the leaves floating on the water surface, but even more importantly, it keeps the stomata open for air exchange.
History - Dec 9, 2021

Tübingen ancient historian, Professor Mischa Meier, receives the annual Leibniz Prize awarded by the German Research Association (DFG).

Paleontology - Oct 11, 2021

The oldest known footprints of pre-humans were found on the Mediterranean island of Crete and are at least six million years old, says an international team of researchers from Germany, Sweden, Greece, Egypt and England, led by Tübingen scientists Uwe Kirscher and Madelaine Böhme of the Senckenberg Center for Human Evolution and Palaeoenvironment at the University of Tübingen.

Paleontology - Aug 31, 2021

A new study of two approximately 52-million-year-old fossil finds from the Green River Formation in Wyoming, USA, has fitted them into the evolutionary history of crocodiles.

Health - Aug 3, 2021

Comparing the impact of COVID-19 between countries or during a given period of time is challenging because reported numbers of cases and deaths can be affected by testing capacity and reporting policy.

Health - Oct 13, 2021

Antibiotics help us to treat bacterial infections and save millions of lives each year. But they can also harm the helpful microbes residing in our gut, weakening one of our body's first lines of defence against pathogens and compromising the multiple beneficial effects our microbiota has for our health.

Life Sciences - Oct 5, 2021
Life Sciences

An international research team led by Professor Stephanie Grond from the Institute of Organic Chemistry at the University of Tübingen has found that the natural substance collinolactone reduces artificially-induced stress on nerve cells, protecting them from the kind of damage that occurs in neurodegenerative diseases.

Life Sciences - Aug 11, 2021
Life Sciences

Using an object to crack nuts is considered one of the most complex tool-using behaviors in the animal kingdom.

Health - Jul 30, 2021

Some cases of bloodstream infections are mild, but many have a fatal outcome - the reasons for these differences have remained in the dark despite decades of research.

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