Latest University of Heidelberg Stories

2011-06-22 13:35:00

Scientists say they have found convincing evidence that Saturn's moon Enceladus has a large-scale subterranean saltwater ocean.

2010-04-12 14:02:45

Children with the genetic condition known as Williams syndrome have unusually friendly natures because they lack the sense of fear that the rest of us feel in many social situations.

2010-03-16 09:00:45

The birth of the most massive stars—those ten to a hundred times the mass of the Sun—has posed an astrophysical riddle for decades.

2009-10-26 14:42:35

International experts discussed scientific and clinical development of the innovative radiation therapy.

2009-08-03 09:40:36

EMBL development may provide powerful new test for inflammatory lung diseases

2009-06-24 13:15:00

Researchers in Europe released a new report on Wednesday that suggests the geyser seen on the surface of Saturn’s moon Enceladus could be fed by a salty ocean underneath the surface.

2009-04-08 11:04:13

Researchers in Heidelberg discover new protein that is suppressed in particularly aggressive cancer cells / Article in Nature Cell Biology.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.