Our brain is able to outperform even the world’s fastest computers. It is an absolute marvel. Even after decades of research, however, it is not yet quite clear how exactly it works. Numerous scientists in Germany are researching the complexities of this key human organ. In this edition we present a number of exciting ideas and projects in this field. You can also read why a young mechanical engineer from Tunisia is so enthusiastic about doing her PhD in Germany, learn about current funding programmes, discover our number of the month and find out how salt gets into the sea.
Newsletter: May 2016 Inside our brain – the latest from brain research