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Film gems from the field of ethnology

http://blaupunkt.com/?games=free-meet-and-fuck-games 16/10/2017 | German National Library of Science and Technology

webcam chat roulette Easier access for science: Almost 2000 ethnological films of historical value will soon be available online. more info

Coal almost turned our planet into a snowball

16/10/2017 Potsdam-Institut für Klimafolgenforschung

While burning coal today causes Earth to overheat, about 300 million years ago the formation of that same coal brought our planet close to global glaciation. more info

Effects of air pollution on the brain

15/09/2017 | Leibniz Research Institute for Environmental Medicine

Researchers showed that traffic-related airborne pollutants accelerate the formation of amyloid plaques and enhance motor function impairment in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease. more info

Networked and protected

16/08/2017 | Halle Institute for Economic Research

During the financial crisis, billions were spent to rescue banks. Besides the size of the banks, the centrality within the global financial network was also pivotal for financial institutions to... more info

A powerful laser

20/07/2017 | Max-Born-Institute

Laser pulses have been used in a few laboratories worldwide to study light-induced dynamics in atoms and molecules. Now a powerful laser system enables an entirely new class of experiments. more info

Introducing antibodies into cells

20/07/2017 | Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie

Scientists have managed to introduce nano antibodies into living cells. The "nanobodies" open up a new door to treatments for diseases that have so far been untreatable. more info

From dry to wet

10/07/2017 | Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research

Climate change could turn one of Africa's driest regions into a very wet one. Scientists find evidence in computer simulations for a possible abrupt change to heavy seasonal rainfall in the Sahel. more info

A hidden water resource

10/07/2017 | Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research

Fresh water springs in oceans are widespread, but easy to overlook. Science hasn’t as yet given them much thought. For many people living on the... more info

Executive Board decides to adopt measures against Leibniz director


Scientific misconduct: False representation of data, insufficient documentation of data and breach of duty of supervision more info

What makes a movement feel strenuous?

07/06/2017 German Primate Center

The physical effort associated with executing an action hences a decision factor. Understanding how we estimate movement effort is thus necessary to understand how we take decisions. more info

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