Latest Max Planck Society News

Protein Injections in Medicine
Gerald Haug appointed new Leopoldina President
How extreme environmental conditions affect human brain
Third call for Dioscuri Centres
Rich, Poor and Social Cooperation
Justinianic Plague Not a Landmark Pandemic?
Heavyweight in heart of Abell 85 central galaxy
3D model of human liver for better diagnosis
Ostrich eggshell beads reveal 10,000 years of cultural interaction across Africa
Scientists develop first implantable magnet resonance detector
Repatriation of Wanniyalaeto remains following ceremony in Edinburgh
“A set of rules for our increasingly globalized world”
Self-restrained genes enable evolutionary novelty
Mongolia’s melting ice reveals clues to history of reindeer herding, threatens way of life
Gamma-ray bursts with a high radiant power
You have to learn to understand dogs
Ironclad climate protection
“The metal industry is about to undergo one of greatest upheavals in history”
Humans’ ability to read dogs’ facial expressions is learned, not innate
Science of a Billboard Hit Song
Genetic diversity facilitates cancer therapy
Can our thoughts alter our brains?
Oxygen deficiency rewires mitochondria
Complex society discovered in birds
“We will be using unique new Treuhand data”
New palaeoecological record from tropical environments of coastal eastern Africa provides insights
Nanoceramics from ball mill
Max Planck teams successful at ERC Synergy Grants
Deep inside brain: Unraveling dense networks in cerebral cortex
Alchemy of neutron stars
How children influence life expectancy of their parents
EROSITA delivers first striking images
Health in old age is a lifelong affair
Immune reaction causes malaria organ damage
Eye to eye with a 350-year old cow
Mothers’ behavior influences bonding hormone oxytocin in babies
“There is no reason for germline therapy”
Max Planck Society publishes discussion paper on genome editing
ERC Synergy Grant in Höhe von 10 Millionen Euro für die Erforschung der mittelalterlichen Bewohner
Six components of healthy family meals
“Whoa, I didn’t expect that”
Bacteria mix in deep sea mussels
Traffic noise affects normal stress reactions in zebra finches and delays offspring growth
Social inequality in Bronze Age households
Moths avoid caterpillar feces during oviposition
Cosmic collision produces neutrino
Food for young twin stars
Oldest miniaturized stone toolkits in Eurasia