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Algae with light switch

September 29, 2017
The adhesion of Chlamydomonas, a unicellular alga, to surfaces is light-dependent [more]
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Droplets in the wake – how rain forms

September 28, 2017
Researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self-Organization in Göttingen (Germany) have for the first time observed how cold falling drops initiate the nucleation of many small microdroplets in their wake [more]
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Choosing your sources -

July 26, 2017
how to flexibly route nervous messages [more]
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The bubbling of order

July 03, 2017
Molecular order promotes cavitation [more]
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Biological data streaming

June 21, 2017
Physicist Mantas Gabrielaitis from the Max Planck Institute of Dynamics and Self-Organization receives Otto-Hahn-Medal of the Max Planck Society [more]
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New Evidence Challenges Popular Hypothesis for How Anesthesia Works

June 01, 2017
Changes within brain areas—not reduced communication between them—may cause loss of consciousness [more]
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Quantum particles in a synchronized dance

May 19, 2017
Quantum systems oscillate in synchronization after a short time just like classical pendulums [more]
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Slimy and smart - uncovered

May 03, 2017
Researchers from Göttingen and the US discover fundamentals of complex behaviour of slime molds [more]
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Turbulence on a small and a large scale

April 27, 2017
38 students underwent interesting future day at the Max Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self-Organization [more]
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MPIDS shows the flags

April 21, 2017
Since the day before the Marches for Science on April 22, the 65 flags hanging in the MPIDS represent all nations of the origins of the scientists and employees at the institute. [more]
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