Press Releases

12.10.2017

Sizing up our ape past

Researchers suggest the last common ancestor of the apes was substantially smaller than previously thought

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06.10.2017

Ebola vaccine can now be used on children

Professor Peter G. Kremsner, Dr. Selidji Agnandji. Photos: Christoph Jäckle / Universität Tübingen

An international team tests the vaccine on adolescents and children and establishes correct dosage

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04.10.2017

Doing homework is associated with change in students’ personality

Students who invest more effort in their homework show changes in conscientiousness. Photo: Friedhelm Albrecht / University of Tübingen

Students who invest more effort in their homework show changes in conscientiousness, University of Tübingen researchers find

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28.09.2017

Supersonic gas streams left over from the Big Bang drive massive black hole formation

A super-massive star is born: Projection of the distribution of dark matter (background and top image) and interstellar matter (three bottom pictures). Images: Shingo Hirano, Takashi Hosokawa, Naoki Yoshida, Rolf Kuiper

University of Tübingen astrophysicist is among an international team of researchers which has modeled the formation of a black hole in the early universe using super-computer simulation

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27.09.2017

Two ERC Starting Grants for Tübingen researchers

Palaeoanthropologist Radu Iovita and medical researcher Surjo R. Soekadar receive 1.5 m euros for their research on the deep prehistory of the Silk Road and the next generation of brain-computer interfaces

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18.09.2017

Fuel from waste and electricity

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Production of drop-in fuel from complex biomass and electric energy by combined microbial and electrochemical conversion

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