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News | Wednesday, 21 October 2020

Alliance: Bonn Declaration marks important step for freedom of scientific research

The Alliance of Science Organisations in Germany welcomes the “Bonn Declaration on Freedom of Scientific Research” adopted as a noteworthy and important step taken by the Ministerial Conference on the European Research Area. The ...

News | Wednesday, 7 October 2020

Leopoldina member Emmanuelle Charpentier receives Nobel Prize in Chemistry

The Berlin-based biochemist and microbiologist Emmanuelle Charpentier, a Leopoldina member since 2015, is being honored with the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Charpentier receives the award for the development of a method for genome editing. She is awarded the Nobel ...

News| Tuesday, 6 October 2020

Leopoldina member Reinhard Genzel receives Nobel Prize in Physics

The astrophysicist and Leopoldina member Reinhard Genzel is awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics. Genzel receives this distinction together with US-American astronomer Andrea Ghez for the discovery of a supermassive compact object at the center of our galaxy, the ...

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