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Participate in our Advent Calendar Quiz!

Participate in our Advent Calendar Quiz!

Let’s celebrate the winter in a traditional German way. Put your knowledge to the test every day up until 24 December on our Facebook page. You can participate even if you do not have a Facebook account. Just click on the link and answer the question behind the door. There are great prizes to be won! www.facebook.com > Advent Calendar Quiz! Participate in our Advent Calendar Quiz!

 InnoHealth Australia 2017-2019

InnoHealth Australia 2017-2019

InnoHealth Australia is the current initiative as constituent part of the collaborative project "International Research Marketing" for the period of 2017-2019 powered by Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft. More InnoHealth Australia 2017-2019

New videos about doing a PhD in Germany

New videos about doing a PhD in Germany

What are the benefits of doing your PhD in Germany? And how does it work? Our new animated videos tell you why Germany is a great destination for your doctoral studies and explain the two different ways to your PhD in Germany. More New videos about doing a PhD in Germany

Number of the Month: 35

Number of the Month: 35

That is the number of European countries from which a team of researchers from Germany and the USA has studied climate data. Their findings were very surprising: though climate change will hardly increase electricity consumption overall, it will do so to a very large extent in individual countries. More Number of the Month: 35

ERC Consolidator Grants

ERC Consolidator Grants

The Consolidator Grants awarded by the European Research Council (ERC) support promising researchers wishing to further advance their academic careers. The closing date for applications is 15 February 2018. More ERC Consolidator Grants

Brain stimulation to prevent sleep disorders

Brain stimulation to prevent sleep disorders

Imagine you are dead tired but still find it impossible to fall asleep – this is something that many people around the world experience on a regular basis. To help them, scientists in Dortmund are exploring ways of stimulating the brain. More Brain stimulation to prevent sleep disorders

Sleep research

Sleep research

We find everything difficult when we do not get enough sleep. If we get up in the morning after a bad night’s sleep, we find it hard to concentrate – which also affects our work, for example. Sleep researchers in Germany are keen to find out why so many people suffer from sleep disorders, and are developing methods that may be able to help them. In this edition you can also read how an Indian hydrologist found himself a home away from home in Germany, learn about current funding programmes and discover our number of the month. Newsletter: December 2017 Sleep research