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Research and knowledge transfer with modern China
The University of Göttingen has ceremonially inaugurated the first Academic Confucius Institute (ACI) worldwide. The Institute aims to do primarily research-orientated work and educate the pub… - Press release, 15.07.2014

How social behavior affects health
In the research group entitled "Sociality and Health in Primates", eight scientists from Göttingen, Berlin and Leipzig investigate the effects that group living has on the health of wild lemur… - Press release, 02.07.2014

Ultrafast control over electron pulses
The rapid-paced improvement in the performance of modern electronics, like those used in smartphones, is based on increasingly smaller and faster computer chips. For the first time, researcher… - Press release, 02.07.2014

Göttingen University forges eResearch Alliance
eResearch stands for the promotion of teaching and research using technology and computer science driven by high-performance innovative research and information infrastructures. Göttingen Univ… - Press release, 10.06.2014

Moon formed after collision of planets
Scientists from the Universities of Göttingen, Cologne, and Münster in Germany have resolved an isotopic difference between the Earth and the Moon. The slight variation in oxygen isotopes conf… - Press release, 06.06.2014

Life on the edge of the Milky Way?
An international team of astronomers with the involvement of scientists of the University of Göttingen reports two new planets orbiting a very old and nearby star to the Sun. One of the newly-… - Press release, 05.06.2014

Cells flex their muscles to stir themselves
An international team of scientists led by the University of Göttingen has discovered a new biological transport mechanism in cells. The researchers developed and applied a new method to visua… - Press release, 30.05.2014

Historians' conference on “Winners and Losers"
The 50th “Historikertag”, the Convention of the German Historical Association, one of the largest humanities conferences in Europe, will take place at Göttingen University from September 23 to… - Press release, 12.05.2014

Are plants more intelligent than we assumed?
Plants are also able to make complex decisions. At least this is what scientists from the Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research (UFZ) and the University of Göttingen have concluded from … - Press release, 04.03.2014

Once a criminal, always a criminal?
Scientists at the University of Göttingen and the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law in Freiburg were commissioned by the German Federal Ministry of Justice to sea… - Press release, 21.02.2014

Quality control in gene expression
Scientists at Göttingen University have identified a cellular mechanism that is responsible for quality control during gene expression. The proteins Gbp2 and Hrb1 appear to play a critical rol… - Press release, 10.02.2014

Observing the motion of living cells
Scientists from the University of Göttingen have developed a new technique which allows for observing the motion of living cells with a resolution that hadn’t been possible before. The new opt… - Press release, 15.01.2014

Ancient mystery of cell division solved
An international team of scientists led by the University of Göttingen has deciphered a key mechanism of cell division. A striking feature of cell division is the condensation or compaction of… - Press release, 03.01.2014

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) honours student from Nicaragua
Salvador Marcello Perez Alvarez from Nicaragua is currently studying at Göttingen University and has been awarded this year's prize for outstanding foreign students by the German Academic Exch… - Press release, 10.12.2013

Arctic algae: witnesses of sea-ice decline
Scientists from the University of Göttingen have succeeded in tracing the changes and decline of Arctic sea-ice back to medieval times. Thus, they discovered that Arctic sea-ice has been melti… - Press release, 18.11.2013