Intellect and Scholarship

Innovations, non-university research - by Max Planck, Fraunhofer, Leibniz and Humboldt: current information and background reports from the spirit and research

A cloud for science

In the European Open Science Cloud, researchers can store their data securely and exchange them across borders. We explain how it works.

Equality in space

Eleven German men have already travelled in space. The Female Astronaut initiative aims to send the first German woman into space – in 2021.

Tomatoes in space

Vegetable cultivation for the journey to Mars and an infrared telescope in an aircraft: A look at the most exciting German aerospace projects