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Campus - Religions - 25.05.2022

Campus - 24.05.2022

Health - Life Sciences - 24.05.2022
’The focus on diseases is changing’
Since 1972, the number of children being born every year in Germany has been lower than the number of people dying. Demographic change is impacting on our society. A growing number of older and old people means, among other things, that there is an increasing demand for healthcare services. In this interview with Kathrin Nolte , Prof. Klaus Berger , Director of the Institute of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, and his deputy, Prof. André Karch, talk about the challenges this will entail for research and healthcare.

Life Sciences - Environment - 23.05.2022
Behind the Scenes of Science
Behind the Scenes of Science
Just as Alice from Wonderland discovers new things in her second adventure "Through the Looking Glass", international scientists want to give an insight into the world behind research results and publications. The new online exhibition "Life: Through the Looking Glass" shows what their work looks like in research laboratories, what they work on and what questions they ask themselves in the process.

Mathematics - Social Sciences - 23.05.2022
Researching with infinite patience
Once, in 2012, they thought they had reached their goal: Prof. Ralf Schindler and Prof. David Asperó presented to their community of fellow mathematicians a proof designed to unite two hitherto competing assumptions in set theory. Shortly afterwards the pair of researchers had to back-pedal after a colleague had discovered an error in their presentation.

Chemistry - Event - 20.05.2022

Paleontology - 19.05.2022
Previously unknown crocodile species lived in Asia 39 million years ago
Previously unknown crocodile species lived in Asia 39 million years ago
Based on the many fossil finds of false gharial relatives from North Africa and Europe, palaeontologists believe that this crocodile species originated more than 50 million years ago in the western Tethys, a precursor to today's Mediterranean Sea.

Computer Science - 19.05.2022

Life Sciences - Health - 18.05.2022
Ceremonial opening of the new research center 'Institute for Machine-Brain Interfacing Technology'
Ceremonial opening of the new research center ’Institute for Machine-Brain Interfacing Technology’
Freiburg scientists at IMBIT conduct interdisciplinary research on human-machine interfaces With an opening ceremony on May 18, 2022, the State of Baden-Württemberg inaugurated the new research center "Institute for Machine-Brain Interfacing Technology" (IMBIT) at the University of Freiburg.

History / Archeology - 18.05.2022
The origins of international solidarity
From the philhellenism of the 1820s to contemporary support for Ukraine Many people and organisations are currently showing solidarity with Ukraine.

Event - Environment - 18.05.2022
Aimee van Wynsberghe awarded in Berlin
Official presentation of Alexander von Humboldt Professorship to AI ethicist Twenty-one top researchers were the focus of an award ceremony held on Thursday evening in Berlin, where they were presented Germany's most valuable research award, the Alexander von Humboldt Professorship.

Career - Economics / Business - 17.05.2022

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 17.05.2022
Gruber Cosmology Prize for Frank Eisenhauer
Gruber Cosmology Prize for Frank Eisenhauer
The scientist at the Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics is honoured for developing pioneering instruments The 2022 Gruber Cosmology Prize recognizes Frank Eisenhauer of the Max Planck

Campus - 16.05.2022
’Science thrives on connections to the world’
Prof. Juliane Winkelmann is the Senior Vice President for International Alliances and Alumni at TUM.

Mathematics - Astronomy / Space Science - 16.05.2022

Career - Innovation - 16.05.2022
Transfer Center enaCom offers protoyping grants
Transfer Center enaCom offers protoyping grants
Up to ¤ 50,000 funding for product validations from research findings From research to application: Up to ¤ 50,000 funds are available for young scientists at the University of Bonn for product validations from their research.

Health - Life Sciences - 13.05.2022
Great progress thanks to mini organs
Great progress thanks to mini organs
05/13/2022 Life-like organ replicas - so-called 3D organoids - are a good way to research disease processes.

Environment - Event - 13.05.2022

Environment - 12.05.2022

Physics - Mechanical Engineering - 12.05.2022
When quantum particles fly like bees
Quantum simulator provides insights into the dynamics of complex quantum systems A quantum system consisting of only 51 charged atoms can assume more than two quadrillion different states. Calculating the system's behavior is a piece of cake for a quantum simulator. Yet even with today's supercomputers it is almost impossible to verify the result.

Computer Science - Health - 12.05.2022
Artificial Intelligence for improved diagnoses and helpful robots
With grants of as much as five million euros, Humboldt Professorships are the best-endowed research prize in Germany.

Economics / Business - History / Archeology - 12.05.2022
Deindustrialization as fact and fiction
It is controversial whether there is or should be a fundamental change from an industrial to a service society in rich Western nations The declining importance of manufacturing in rich societies is a

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 12.05.2022
'A wonderful confirmation of our observations'
’A wonderful confirmation of our observations’
Reinhard Genzel of the Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics on the first image of the galactic centre With the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT), researchers have successfully imaged the black hole at the centre of the Milky Way.

Innovation - Economics / Business - 11.05.2022

Research Management - Innovation - 11.05.2022

Event - Law - 11.05.2022

Innovation - Electroengineering - 11.05.2022

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 11.05.2022
Explosion on a White Dwarf Observed
Explosion on a White Dwarf Observed
When stars like our Sun use up all their fuel, they shrink to form white dwarfs. Sometimes such dead stars flare back to life in a super-hot explosion and produce a fireball of X-ray radiation.

Event - Linguistics / Literature - 10.05.2022
Flora's rebellion
Flora’s rebellion
All researchers see themselves as having curiosity: looking for answers to questions which present themselves almost of their own accord - for example with regards to man-made climate change; or to qu

Social Sciences - Event - 10.05.2022

Innovation - Economics / Business - 09.05.2022

Linguistics / Literature - Music - 09.05.2022

Health - Life Sciences - 09.05.2022
Best conditions for young scientists
Best conditions for young scientists
The Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany will receive two new research training groups, the German Research Foundation (DFG) announced on 9 May 2022.

Research Management - Innovation - 09.05.2022

Sport - Social Sciences - 09.05.2022
Solidarity in the stadium
Solidarity in the stadium
Football clubs in former coal mining areas play an important role in terms of social cohesion between the now unemployed In large swathes of Germany's industrial Ruhr Valley region, coal mining is a thing of the past as is true in other European coalfields.
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