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...
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...
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...
International years of science
The Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) has hosted International Years of Science every year since 2007 with strategically important partner countries like China, Brazil and Russia as pa...
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...
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. ...
Gauss expedition
The Gauss Expedition (1901–1903), was the first German expedition to Antarctica, led by Arctic veteran and geology professor Erich von Drygalski in the ship Gauss, which was named after the mathematic...
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...
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...
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 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 ...
Goldschmidt alternator
The Goldschmidt alternator or reflector alternator, invented in 1908 by German engineer Rudolph Goldschmidt, was a rotating machine which generated radio frequency alternating current and was used...
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...
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...
Bibliotheca Hertziana – Max Planck Institute of Art History
The Bibliotheca Hertziana – Max Planck Institute for Art History is a German research institute located in Rome, Italy. It was founded by a donation of Henriette Hertz in 1912 as a Kaiser Wilhelm Inst...
Beilstein Institute for the Advancement of Chemical Sciences
The Beilstein Institute for the Advancement of Chemical Sciences is a non-profit foundation located in Frankfurt am Main (German: Beilstein-Institut zur Förderung der Chemischen Wissenschaften). Found...