Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn

Earth & Life
23. Januar 2020, 10:35
Research results, Scientific Publications

How moon jellyfish get about

Moon jellyfish (Aurelia aurita) are common in almost all oceans. The cnidarians move about in the oceans with their translucent bells, which...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
22. Januar 2020, 10:26
Research projects, Scientific Publications

Neutron source enables a look inside dino eggs

Until now, researchers have assumed that the two-legged dinosaurs known as oviraptorids, which lived in Central Asia during the Upper Cretaceous...  [mehr]

 
Health
17. Dezember 2019, 17:00
Research results, Scientific Publications

How immune cells switch to attack mode

Macrophages can practically "sniff out" intruders: Their cell surface contains numerous sensors, the Toll-like receptors. These work in a similar...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
11. Dezember 2019, 20:00
Research results, Scientific Publications

Focus on food security and sustainability

The researchers argue that lack of healthy food and poorly managed agricultural systems on the one hand, and excessive consumption and food waste...  [mehr]

 
Society & Culture
11. Dezember 2019, 13:06
Research results

Isotope analysis points to prisoners of war

Strontium is ingested with food and stored like calcium in bones and teeth. The isotope ratios of strontium vary in rocks and soils, which is why...  [mehr]

 
Health
27. November 2019, 20:00
Research results, Scientific Publications

Activation of opioid receptor uncovered

Opioids are among the most effective painkillers available today. They include for instance morphine or oxycodone, which has been prescribed very...  [mehr]

 
Health
20. November 2019, 17:03
Research projects, Cooperation agreements

Call of sequencing projects

In view of the ever expanding next generation sequencing (NGS) landscape, the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) funded an initiative to create...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
19. November 2019, 13:41
Research results, Scientific Publications

Huge tsunami hit Oman 1,000 years ago

Oman lies in the east of the Arabian Peninsula. The coasts of the Sultanate are repeatedly struck by tsunamis, most recently in 2013. Even with...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
14. November 2019, 20:00
Research results, Scientific Publications

A one-way street for light

A light beam is usually divided by being directed onto a partially reflecting mirror: Part of the light is then reflected back to create the...  [mehr]