max planck :
- n German physicist whose explanation of blackbody radiation in the context of quantized energy emissions initiated quantum theory (1858-1947)
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- Is there an invisible tug-of-war behind bad hearts and power outages?
( Princeton University ) Researchers from Princeton University and Germany's Max Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self-Organization report the first purely physical experimental evidence that an invisible and chaotic tug-of-war known as a chimera state can occur naturally within any process that relies on spontaneous synchronization, including clock pendulums, power grids and heart valves.
June 17, 2013 - EurekAlert!
- A turbocharger for nerve cells
( Max-Planck-Gesellschaft ) Max Planck scientists in Goettingen have discovered a key mechanism that boosts the signalling function of neurons in the brain.
June 14, 2013 - EurekAlert!
- Launch For Sunrise 2 Successful
Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research The balloon-borne solar observatory Sunrise has lifted off - and will now begin its unique journey to the active Sun . The balloon-borne solar observatory Sunrise has lifted off successfully from Esrange Space Center in the north of Sweden. Today at 7.37 a.m. CEST the launching vehicle released the gondola and the huge balloon lifted Sunrise into ...
June 12, 2013 - redOrbit