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An international team, also involved Christian Köberl, shows that the archaeon Metallosphaera sedula can uptake and process extraterrestrial material....

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An international research team led by Giuseppe Marramà from the Institute of Paleontology of the University of Vienna discovered a new and...

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Research in really great depth: Geophysicist Irene Bianchi focuses on the deep Earth and especially on the dynamics of the shallowest layers of the...

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Researchers around Patrick L. Jambura (University of Vienna) found a tooth structure of Mackerel sharks, which allowed them to trace back the origin...


In this Univie blog article, Sandra Guinand describes her Citizen Science project surrounding the Vienna’s Donau City. Participation needed!

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The astrophysicist Dan Whalen specializes in Supernovae and the formation of the first stars. Since March he works as Ida Pfeiffer Professor at the...


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