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How a floating fern withstands the rain

University of Tübingen research team observes the impact of falling drops on Salvinia molesta leaves…

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Leibniz Prize for Mischa Meier, Professor of Ancient History

German Research Foundation selects Tübingen researcher for groundbreaking academic work on Late…

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How Did We End Up With The Proper Sniffer?

The mammalian noses are an evolutionary novelty – and are probably also responsible for the…

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Disordered brain activity in Rolandic epilepsy can be influenced by brief sounds during sleep

Tübingen research team develops approach for reducing epileptic activity in children

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Tackling the collateral damage from antibiotics

EMBL scientists pave the way for reducing the harmful side effects antibiotics have on gut bacteria

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Oldest footprints of pre-humans identified in Crete

Six million year old fossilized footprints on the island show the human foot had begun to develop

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First comprehensive atlas of neuron types in the brain published

International research collaboration explores the properties of different neuron types in the brain…

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An unusual molecule protects nerve cells from degeneration

University of Tübingen research team investigates bacteria-made agent which may counter the damage…

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