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Austrian R&D inside

Scientists, researchers, research promoters and politicans are part of our vivid community. Within this special you can read about their success stories, initiatives and aims for the future.

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The authors of the sty on IST Austria campus © IST Austria/Yvonne Kemper
13.11.2018

No cooperation without open communication

Indirect reciprocity is a model that explores how humans act when their reputation is at stake, and which social norms people use to evaluate the actions of ...
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Male orangutan using a stick tool © Alice Auersperg
08.11.2018

Re-inventing the hook - Orangutans spontaneously bend straight wires into hooks to fish for food

The bending of a hook into wire to fish for the handle of a basket is surprisingly challenging for young ...
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Digital reconstruction of the two parvalbumin-expressing interneurons and one granular cell © Espinoza et. al.
06.11.2018

Lateral inhibition keeps similar memories apart

When you park in the office car park, you usually have no problem finding your car again at the end of the day. The next day, you might park a few spots further ...
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06.11.2018

RNA Microchips - A new chapter in ribonucleic acid synthesis

Ribonucleic acid (RNA) is, along with DNA and protein, one of the three primary biological macromolecules and was probably the first to arise in early life ...
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Einfluss auf zukünftige Technologien möglich © Unsplash
02.11.2018

One step closer to complex quantum teleportation

For future technologies such as quantum computers and quantum encryption, the experimental mastery of complex quantum systems is inevitable. Scientists ...
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Looking down from the entrance of Devils Hole 2 cave © Robbie Shone
24.10.2018

Climate change: US desert areas to become even drier

350,000 years of climate history hidden in Devils Hole cave: Geologists from the University of Innsbruck study rainfall patterns in the distant past to better ...
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24.10.2018

Anniversary Year 2019: 350 years of University of Innsbruck

In 2019, the University of Innsbruck will celebrate its 350th anniversary. The University will open its doors with a manifold anniversary programme, seek ...
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24.10.2018

Electric Shocks Kill Bacteria

Low temperatures and an acidic environment create the ideal conditions for applying an effective method of inactivating Listeria (and other germs) in the processing of ...
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18.10.2018

IST Austria congratulates Angelika Amon on winning the 2019 Breakthrough prize

Angelika Amon, Professor in Cancer Research at MIT and member of the Scientific Board of IST Austria, is ...
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Regular voids in the interior of this novel macromolecule can be employed as nano-carrier © Nataša Adžić
18.10.2018

Nanocages in the lab and in the computer

How to create nanocages, i.e., robust and stable objects with regular voids and tunable properties? Short segments of DNA molecules are perfect candidates for the controllable design ...
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