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Application period for Green Talents Competition 2015 now open

Application period for Green Talents Competition 2015 now open

The BMBF has held the prestigious ”Green Talents – International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development” since 2009 to promote the international exchange of innovative green ideas. Take part in the Green Talents Competition 2015, promote your research in Germany and gain exclusive access to its sustainable development hotspots. More Application period for Green Talents Competition 2015 now open

Egyptian German Science Monitor

Egyptian German Science Monitor

The German Science Centre in Cairo (DWZ) has issued its newest publication entitled The Egyptian German Science Monitor. This publication provides an overview on Egyptian-German cooperation projects conducted by research institutions and universities. More Egyptian German Science Monitor

What is more rewarding: a soccer goal or prize money?

What is more rewarding: a soccer goal or prize money?

Soccer fans hold their breath in situations like these: Two players on a team are in front of the opponent's goal with the attacking player having to make an important decision: Is it better to pass the ball to the teammate or to take the shot yourself? More What is more rewarding: a soccer goal or prize money?

Do supermarkets make people fat?

Do supermarkets make people fat?

Worldwide, people are getting fatter. This is also true in developing countries, where overnutrition coexists with undernutrition. Overweight and obesity contribute to chronic health issues such as diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, and some forms of cancer. More Do supermarkets make people fat?

Mars in large format

Mars in large format

Previously, images of Mars were available in strip format – strip by strip carefully flown with the European Mars Express spacecraft and processed into three-dimensional terrain models and perspective images. More Mars in large format