A brake for spinning molecules

The precise control of the rotational temperature of molecular ions opens up new possibilities for laboratory-based astrochemistry
Max-Planck-Gesellschaft – Forschung

The dusty heart of an active galaxy

Astronomers observe a dense disk and a bright funnel at the centre of the Circinus galaxy
Max-Planck-Gesellschaft – Forschung

Nectar: a sweet reward from plants to attract pollinators

Flowering plants need sugar transporter SWEET9 for nectar production
Max-Planck-Gesellschaft – Forschung

Leading thinker in public law

Armin von Bogdandy receives Leibniz Prize from the German Research Foundation DFG
Max Planck Society – Research

Tension triggers muscle building

Max Planck scientists discover important mechanism for muscle building
Max-Planck-Gesellschaft – Forschung