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    Markus Bender

    Dr. Markus Bender is heading up a new Emmy Noether junior research group at the University of Würzburg. Armed with around 1.2 million euros, he will be able to pursue his research over the next five years. This will revolve entirely around thrombocytes and their creation.

    Das Kleine Blasenmützenmoos (Physcomitrella patens) war in der Evolution ein Pionier in Sachen Wassersparen. (Foto: Pirex / Wikimedia Commons)

    When during evolution did plants learn to conserve water? The first attempts in this regard have been discovered by an international research team with a moss. The findings also revealed how evolution affects molecules.

    Ausschnitt aus dem Filmplakat zu “The Good Lie”.

    What image of Africans do present-day films and art exhibitions paint? Three professors are examining this question. In doing so, they have come across beliefs that date back to colonial times.