Press Releases


Cyanobacteria could revolutionize the plastic industry

Microbiologists at the University of Tübingen modify bacteria to produce climate-neutral and rapidly…

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Tübingen Early Prehistory and Quaternary Ecology Prize for Australian archaeologist Anna Florin

Food plant remains from 65,000 years ago show complex and time- consuming food preparation by the…

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Thumb dexterity helped spark the development of human culture

Some two million years ago, our ancestors developed the ability to grasp precisely, a critical…

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Newly developed curriculum improves students’ understanding of electric circuits in schools

Researchers at universities in Frankfurt and Tübingen have developed and empirically evaluated a new…

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New Dean heads Science Faculty

Faculty council votes for biochemist Thilo Stehle to succeed Wolfgang Rosenstiel; “A researcher with…

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Tübingen scientist gets awarded with the Leibniz Prize

Paleoanthropologist Katerina Harvati receives Germany's most important research prize

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eROSITA finds large-scale bubbles in the halo of the Milky Way

Gigantic hot gas structures above and below the Galactic disc are probably due to shock waves…

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