Deutsche Welle (Aug. 11, 2013) Our studio guest is Prof. Bernhard Schink, of the University of Konstanz.
He is the co-author of a study carried out for the German National Academy of Sciences, Leopoldina. It evaluates the chances ... watch video
Deutsche Welle (May 28, 2012) Our studio guest Oliver Wings is a dinosaur researcher at the Leibniz Institute for Research on Evolution and Biodiversity. He speaks with us about the importance of research on dinosaurs to modern ... watch video
Deutsche Welle (Aug. 26, 2013) The husband-and-wife team of Jim and Debbie Aung Din Taylor started small in 2004, but today the founders of the socially responsible company Proximity Designs work together with Harvard and Stanford ... watch video
AP (Apr. 30, 2014) An aviation-themed film studio in California has created a special obedience school that trains dogs and their owners for air travel. The course simulates everything from TSA pat-downs to airplane ... watch video
Newsy (Sep. 11, 2014) Anchors at Tennessee's WATE were taken a-bat when a live bat flew through their studio on live TV. But the station totally embraced the encounter.
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Sep. 3, 2015 Orchids, a fantastically complicated and diverse group of flowering plants, have long blended the exotic with the beautiful. Previously, botanists have proposed more than a ... read more
Sep. 3, 2015 Researchers involved in an international collaboration across six institutions have successfully identified the exact composition of sea snake venom, which makes the future development of synthetic ... read more
Sep. 3, 2015 When researchers set about to explain unusual peaks in what should have been featureless optical data, they thought there was a problem in their calculations. In fact, what ... read more
Sep. 3, 2015 Does it help when farms share the land with birds and other animals? The short answer is 'no,' based on the diversity of bird species. If the goal is to preserve more bird species, representing a ... read more
Sep. 3, 2015 3D imaging of a mummified kestrel that died due to forced overeating provides evidence that the ancient Egyptians bred birds of prey as offerings for the gods, according to a ... read more
Apr. 1, 2014 Scientists excavating at the Schöningen open-cast coal mine in north-central Germany have discovered the remains of a saber-toothed cat preserved in a layer some 300,000 years old -- the same ... read more
July 30, 2013 Scientists have observed the switching mechanism from a non-conducting to a conducting state in iron oxide (specifically, magnetite) with previously unrealized precision. This switching mechanism -- ... read more
Feb. 6, 2013 Induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS cells) represent a milestone in stem cell research, however many of the biochemical processes that underlie reprogramming are still not understood. Scientists now ... read more
Mar. 22, 2012 Breaking new ground, scientists have succeeded in obtaining somatic stem cells from fully differentiated somatic cells. Researchers in Germany took skin cells from mice and, using a unique ... read more