Nacht des Wissens 2022

Nacht des Wissens 2022

June 28, 2022

On July 9, the MPS will offer a wide range of activities including lectures, hands-on experiments, a children's program and much more. more

Reconstructing the Sun’s Past from Historic Photographs

Using historical data, MPS researcher Dr. Theodosios Chatzistergos looks back into our star’s past. He has now received a prestigious award in recognition of his work. more

New Home for the Flight Spare Unit of PEP-JEI

The particle spectrometer PEP-JEI for the Jupiter mission JUICE has arrived safely in Kiruna (Sweden). more

Solar Orbiter: First images from the closest flyby

At the end of March, Solar Orbiter captured unique data from a distance of only 48 million kilometers from the Sun. The first of these are now published. more

Award for Janosch Preuss

The Göttingen mathematician has developed a numerical method that makes it easier than ever to calculate how waves propagate inside the Sun. more

First Rays of Sunlight for Sunrise III at the Arctic Circle

The ballon-borne solar observatory Sunrise III has reached an important milestone: First Light at the launch site in Sweden. The launch itself is scheduled for June. more

<em>Solar Orbiter</em> heads for closest point to the Sun

Never before has the space probe been this close to the Sun: In a few days, Solar Orbiter will venture to within 48 million kilometers of our star. more

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