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Glyphosate is not only one of the most widely-used herbicides in the world, but also one of the most controversial chemical compounds, as it is suspected of being carcinogenic. In a study published in the journal Nature Sustainability, a team of researchers from FAU have demonstrated how glyphosate ...

Category: Collaborations & partnerships, News

On Friday, November 22, 2019 the MAP Office offered an excursion to the University of Bayreuth, which is co-hosting the MAP programme. We were given the opportunity to get an insight into three chairs of the engineering department and their facilities as well as the local research-focused company “N...

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FAU has secured its place as leading innovator in Germany and climbed up to 14th place among the world’s most innovative universities. FAU has achieved the top position in Germany for the fourth time running along with its fourth consecutive position in the top 5 in Europe and the first time for the...

Category: News

Could Wonder Woman's bracers really block pistol bullets? Would it be possible to recreate Iron Man's armor or Captain America's shield with their unique features in reality? Could a technologically advanced society actually be based on a single material, as it is the case with Black Panther's peopl...