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20 Incoming Postdoc Fellowships at Freie Universität Berlin

20 Incoming Postdoc Fellowships at Freie Universität Berlin

The "Postdoc International" POINT research fellowship program – co-financed by the German Excellence Initiative and the Marie Curie Program of the European Commission – provides funding for outstanding postdoctoral researchers from all disciplines to conduct their own research project at Freie Universität Berlin. More 20 Incoming Postdoc Fellowships at Freie Universität Berlin

Dwarf planet Ceres in the spotlight

Dwarf planet Ceres in the spotlight

Planetary scientists have never seen dwarf planet Ceres from this close up. The German-developed Framing Camera on board NASA's Dawn spacecraft acquired this image on 25 January 2015 from a distance of just 237,000 kilometres. More Dwarf planet Ceres in the spotlight

Early human ancestors used their hands like modern humans

Early human ancestors used their hands like modern humans

Some of the morphological characteristics of the human hand are different from that of other primates enabling us to grab objects with precision and use them exerting a force. Yet, how did our early human ancestors use their hands? More Early human ancestors used their hands like modern humans

Wild bees at Mount Kilimanjaro

Wild bees at Mount Kilimanjaro

Why biologists set up coloured soup bowls on Kilimanjaro and how this helps them find out that bees still live at an altitude of 4,550 metres and other interesting facts: New findings in biodiversity research. More Wild bees at Mount Kilimanjaro

Leibniz-DAAD Research Fellowship Programme

Leibniz-DAAD Research Fellowship Programme

The Leibniz-Association and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) offer fellowships for highly qualified, international postdoctoral researchers, who completed their doctoral studies no more than two years ago, the opportunity to conduct research at a Leibnitz Institute of their choice. More Leibniz-DAAD Research Fellowship Programme