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Does the moon affect our sleep?

Max Planck scientists find no correlation between moon phases and human sleep
Max Planck Society – Research

Viewers of pornography have a smaller reward system

Study shows a connection between consumption and brain structure
Max Planck Society – Research

Eye evolution: a snapshot in time

Scientists of the Max Planck Institute are studying the visual system of marine annelids to gain insights into the evolution of eyes
Max Planck Society – Research

Flowing water energises minerals

The electric charge of mineral surfaces changes in flowing water – a finding that is also important for understanding geological processes
Max Planck Society – Research

The large wandering spider bites forever

The fangs of the venomous spider C. salei allow it to safely pierce the chitinous armour of prey insects
Max Planck Society – Research