Latest news releases

  1. 17/11/2017

    University of Illinois aquatic ecologist Eric Larson holds a handful of invasive Corbicula clams.

    eDNA tool detects invasive clams before they become a nuisance

    Peer reviewed paper

    When seeking a cure for a disease, early detection is often the key. The same is true for eliminating invasive species. Identifying their presence in…

    University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences (ACES)

  2. 17/11/2017

    Public consultation on the European Roadmap 2050 for Raw Materials

    The European raw material partners from the abiotic and biotic sectors are preparing a Research & Innovation Roadmap 2050 that will lay out key resear…

    European Chemical Industry Council - Cefic aisbl

  3. 17/11/2017

    Professor Dr. Dorothee Staiger is an expert on the inner clock of plants. Photo: Bielefeld University

    Biological timing: Biologists investigate the Mechanism of an Auxiliary Clock

    Peer reviewed paper

    Biochemist Professor Dr. Dorothee Staiger of Bielefeld University has been researching the inner clock of plants for twenty years. Her team has now pu…

    Universitaet Bielefeld

  4. 17/11/2017

    Philip Thomas with composer Christian Wolff in 2000

    Prof’s £500,000 project sheds new light of composer John Cage

    Recordings by the University’s celebrated concert pianist Professor Philip Thomas receive critical acclaim A UNIVERSITY of Huddersfield professor’s…

    Huddersfield, The University of

  5. 17/11/2017

    Flexible semiconductor Ge thin film grown on mica by van der Waals epitaxy. The film experiences no degradation in its electrical properties even after repeated bending. CREDIT: Aaron Littlejohn, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

    Strain-Free Epitaxy of Germanium Film on Mica

    Peer reviewed paper

    Germanium, an elemental semiconductor, was the material of choice in the early history of electronic devices, before it was largely replaced by silico…

    « American Institute of Physics (AIP) »

  6. 17/11/2017

    Kann man interstellare Raumsonden auch wieder abbremsen?

    Peer reviewed paper

    Mit einer miniaturisierten Raumsonde, die man auf bis zu ein Viertel der Lichtgeschwindigkeit beschleunigen könnte, wäre unser nächster Stern, Alpha C…

    « Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main »

Forthcoming events

  1. 22/11/2017

    Genova Smart Week

    R2CITIES Lavatrici district demo site on the agenda at this year’s Genoa Smart Week

    On Wednesday 22 November, we’re putting on two events as part of Genoa Smart Week A session on the achievements and opportunities in district renova…

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  2. 24/11/2017 — 26/11/2017


    Science Agora 2017

    Science Agora is a public square connecting science and society, which is open to everyone. It is a forum in which various people promote activities i…

    Japan Science and Technology (JST) Agency

  3. 18/11/2017 — 21/11/2017

    “Research in Germany” at the PhD Workshop 2017 in China

    Interested in doing a PhD or postdoc in Germany? Looking for a suitable programme and funding opportunities? Then take the next step in your career…

    Research in Germany

  4. 11/12/2017 — 14/12/2017

    Internationale Konferenz versammelt 1500 ÖkologInnen

    1500 Ökologen und Ökologinnen aus etwa 60 Ländern kommen nächsten Monat nach Gent, Belgien, zur gemeinsamen* Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Ökologi…

    British Ecological Society (BES)

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