Science and technology in Germany
Germany's achievements in science and technology have been significant and research and development efforts form an integral part of the country's economy. Germany has been the home of some of the mos...
Scientists To Inject Fuel In Experimental Fusion Device
GREIFSWALD, Germany (AP) — Scientists in northeast Germany were poised to flip the switch Wednesday on an experiment they hope will advance the quest for nuclear fusion, considered a clean and safe fo...
Wendelstein 7-X: The World's Largest Nuclear Fusion Reactor Comes To Life
Today the first helium plasma was produced in the Wendelstein 7-X fusion device.It achieved a temperature of 1 million degrees Celsius. Wendelstein 7-X is the world’s largest stellarator-type fusion d...
List of universities in Germany
This is a list of the universities in Germany, of which there are about seventy. The list also includes the 13 German universities of technology which have official and full university status, but w u...
Nukem Energy
Nukem GmbH, together with its subsidiary Nukem Inc., markets nuclear (reprocessed) fuel components and speciality products utilities worldwide. Since the 1970s, Nukem has transitioned from playing a m...
Scientists To Inject Fuel In Experimental Fusion Device
GREIFSWALD, Germany (AP) — Scientists in northeast Germany were poised to flip the switch Wednesday on an experiment they hope will advance the quest for nuclear fusion, considered a clean and safe fo...
German nuclear weapon project
The German nuclear weapon project (German: Uranprojekt; informally known as the Uranverein; English: Uranium Society or Uranium Club), was a clandestine scientific effort led by Germany to dev...
Parseval PL25
PL25 (Parseval-Luftschiff 25) was a non-rigid military airship made in 1914/15 by the Luft-Fahrzeug-Gesellschaft in Bitterfeld and was the last single-gondola Parseval. At the same time it was one of ...
John Polanyi
John Charles Polanyi, PC CC FRSC OOnt FRS (born 23 January 1929) is a Hungarian-Canadian chemist who won the 1986 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, for his research in chemical kinetics. P...
German National Library of Science and Technology
The German National Library of Science and Technology (German: Technische Informationsbibliothek), abbreviated TIB, is the national library of the Federal Republic of Germany for all fields of eng...
Virtual Library of Musicology
The Virtual Library of Musicology or VifaMusik (German: Virtuelle Fachbibliothek Musikwissenschaft) is funded by the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft) to provide sources...
A Broadband Imaging X-ray All-sky Survey
A Broadband Imaging X-ray All-sky Survey, or ABRIXAS was a space-based German X-ray telescope. It was launched on 28 April 1999 in a Cosmos launch vehicle from Kapustin Yar, Russia, into Earth orbit. ...
Chaosdorf
Chaosdorf is a hackerspace operated by non-profit association (Eingetragener Verein) Chaos Computer Club Düsseldorf / Chaosdorf e.V. in the city of Düsseldorf, Germany. It is Düsseldorf’s Chaos Comput...
Walter Linderer
Walter Linderer was a German engineer.
Reported in 1951, German engineer Walter Linderer designed an airbag. Linderer filed German patent #896,312 on October 6, 1951 which was issued on November 1...
Hornemann Institute
The Hornemann Institute - Centre of the Preservation of World Cultural Heritage was founded in December 1998 and registered as official project for the German world exhibition EXPO 2000 "World Cultura...
Justine Siegemund
Justine Siegemund or Siegemundin (26 December 1636 – 10 November 1705) was a renowned German midwife whose Court Midwife (1690) was the more read, but not the first, female-published German obst...
Reichspostministerium
The Reichspostministerium (RPM) in Berlin was the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications of the German Weimar Republic from 1919 until 1933 as well as of Nazi Germany from 1933 to 1945. Especially d...
Erik Möller
Erik Möller (born 1979) is a German freelance journalist, software developer, author, and Deputy Director of the Wikimedia Foundation (WMF), based in San Francisco, California. Möller additionally wor...
Institut für Mobil- und Satellitenfunktechnik
IMST (Institute for Mobile and Satellite Communication Technology) is an independent research organization non-university located in North Rhine-Westphalia. It has been formed as a private-owned compa...
Friedrich Wilhelm Gustav Bruhn
Friedrich Wilhelm Gustav Bruhn (born November 11, 1853 in Lübeck; died 1927 in Berlin) was a German inventor.
Bruhn invented modern taximeter in Berlin. He worked for German company Westendarp &am...
Hans-Bredow-Institut
The Hans-Bredow-Institut, or Hans-Bredow-Institute for Media Research at the University of Hamburg (HBI) is an independent non-profit foundation with the mission on media research on public communicat...
Long Night of the Sciences
The Long Night of the Sciences (German: Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften) has become an established form of public relations activity in Germany. On one night of the year, large scientific instituti...
Hans Schmeisser
Hans Schmeisser is a well-known weapons technical designer in Europe. The son of Louis Schmeisser, who was also a famous weapons technical designer, his notable achievement is his contribution to the ...
Gerhard Fischer (inventor)
Gerhard Fisher contributed to the development and popularity of the hand held metal detector.
Gerhard Fisher immigrated to the United States from Germany after studying electronics at the Universi...
Julius Scheiner
Julius Scheiner (1858–1913) was a German astronomer, born in Cologne and educated at Bonn. He became assistant at the astrophysical observatory in Potsdam in 1887 and its observer in chief in 1898, t...