A new method allows rectification with picosecond clock rates. Researchers at the Max-Born-Institute in Berlin, Germany discover an ultrafast rectifier for terahertz radiation.
Scientists at the Senckenberg Research Institute in Dresden, together with an international team of researchers, have studied the widely distributed freshwater turtle, Mauremys rivulata.
Phasing out nuclear power is the safest and cost efficient strategy. The question where to store the highly radioactive waste is of yet unresolved.
The introduction of a minimum wage of 8.50 euros will hardly increase the income of Germany’s poorest workers at all, but will endanger up to 900,000 jobs.
Siblings are not equally involved in caregiving when their ageing parents start needing care, a new study shows.
Scientists in Germany, Austria, France, and Vietnam reported the discovery of the first Eocene rhinoceros fossils ever found in Asia.
The Leibniz Association connects 89 independent research institutions that range in focus from the natural, engineering and environmental sciences via economics, spatial and social sciences to the humanities.