Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen

 
Earth & Life
19. März 2020, 20:00
Research results, Scientific Publications

How plants shape mountains

Plants may stabilize slopes, yet rainfall often intensifies soil erosion. Until now, just how these two things interact to form mountain...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
22. Januar 2020, 9:56
Research results

Small fish reflect on their enemies

Small fish use light for active sensing to detect potential predators. The Yellow Black-faced Triplefin (Tripterygion delaisi) can reflect...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
9. Dezember 2019, 14:31
Research results, Scientific Publications

The tips of a plant design its whole shape

Plants grow throughout their entire life. This is due to a small structure at the tip of the plant’s shoots, known as the meristem. This is the...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
2. Dezember 2019, 21:00
Research results, Scientific Publications

Fungus produces active agent in a medicinal herb

Tatarinow's aster is used in traditional Chinese medicine to treat a number of ailments; the plant contains an active ingredient known as astin...  [mehr]

 
Society & Culture
6. November 2019, 19:00
Research results

New human ancestor discovered in Europe

Our upright posture may have originated in a common ancestor of humans and great apes who lived in Europe - and not in Africa, as previously...  [mehr]

 
Society & Culture
31. Oktober 2019, 13:14
Research results, Scientific Publications

Gender equality goes back to the Vikings

The Scandinavian countries are regarded as models of equality between the sexes. A new study indicates that this may go back a very long way. Dr....  [mehr]

 
 
Society & Culture
20. August 2019, 9:45
Research results, Scientific Publications

One argument for Neanderthal genius debunked

Neanderthals and other early humans were able to produce a tarry glue from birch bark; this was long considered proof of a high level of cognitive...  [mehr]