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Mitosis – the cell nucleus is moving upwards

During cell division, cell nuclei have to be positioned at the upper end, so that daughter cells can be built into retina tissue
Max Planck Society – Research

Abell 4067 shows collision of two galaxy clusters

X-ray observations by Max Planck scientists show how the two systems merge
Max Planck Society – Research

Look first

A study at the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics in Nijmegen sheds new light on the hierarchy of the senses
Max Planck Society – Research

Jumping crystals

Insights into structural transformations explain why mechanical tension causes some crystals to jump, while others crumble
Max Planck Society – Research

Cracking the case

Wild chimpanzees select nut-cracking tools taking account of up to five different factors
Max Planck Society – Research