Latest Mainz University Stories
A radical new way of making structures visible at the nano level has been developed at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU).
Ant colonies with more behavioral variety are more successful / New findings in ant behavioral research .
Usher syndrome is the most common form of combined congenital deaf-blindness in humans and affects 1 in 6,000 of the population.
Scientists at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) have built what is currently the strongest source of ultracold neutrons.
Analysis of ancient DNA from skeletons suggests that Europe's first farmers were not the descendants of the people who settled the area after the retreat of the ice sheets.
Light is intangible and, in addition, it travels at great velocity. Nevertheless, it can be confined to a very small space by controlably inserting light into a microscopic container surrounded by reflective walls.
A researcher has discovered unexpectedly large amounts of dandruff and other flaking skin, fur, pollen and similar materials in air pollutants known as aerosols.
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.