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07.06.2017

The first of our kind – Scientists discover the oldest Homo sapiens fossils at Jebel Irhoud, Morocco

New finds push back the origins of our species by 100,000 years and show that by about 300,000 years ago important changes in our biology and behavior had taken place across most of Africa

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31.05.2017

When a lack of sugar drives cells to eat themselves

Tübingen researchers identify molecular signaling circuit regulating autophagy relevant for many age-related diseases

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30.05.2017

The First Genome Data from Ancient Egyptian Mummies

Verena Schünemann at the Palaeogenetics Laboratory, University of Tübingen. Photo credit: Johannes Krause

Study finds that ancient Egyptians were most closely related to ancient populations from the Near East

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22.05.2017

Oldest hominin possibly lived in Europe

El Graeco (Graecopithecus freybergi) lived 7.2 million years ago in the dust-laden savannah of the Athens Basin. Painting by artist Velizar Simeonovski according to scientific instructions of Madelaine Böhme and Nikolai Spassov (view from El Graeco’s place of discovery, Pyrgos Vassilissis, to the southeast over the plain of Athens and under a reddish cloud of Sahara dust; in the background: Mount Hymettos and Mount Lykabettos). Painting: Velizar Simeonovski, Chicago

Scientists find 7.2 million year old pre-human remains in the Balkans ‒ New hypothesis about the origin of humankind

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17.05.2017

Unseld Lecture on the relationship between mankind and nature

Bruno Latour. Foto: Manuel Braun

Sociologist and philosopher Bruno Latour at the University of Tübingen

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  • Egyptian Temple Reliefs in a new light
  • Physicians research Tropical Diseases in Africa
  • Living and Studying at the Evangelische Stift

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