What´s new at HITS? On this page you can find the latest news from and about HITS, including the latest scientific discoveries, personal achievements by our researchers or general changes at HITS.

100 Years Alan Turing – the Enigma machine

20. June 2012

This content is only available in German. Exklusiv bei „Explore Science“: Original „Enigma“-Chiffriermaschine aus dem Zweiten Weltkrieg – HITS-Direktor Andreas Reuter …

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Math in daily life – HITS at Explore Science

18. June 2012

This content is only available in German. Heidelberger Institut für Theoretische Studien (HITS) mit Experimenten bei „Explore Science“ –  Mitmachstationen …

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Volker Stollorz – first “Journalist in Residence” at HITS

4. June 2012

This content is only available in German. Heidelberger Institut für Theoretische Studien fördert den Dialog zwischen Journalisten und Wissenschaftlern – …

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No. 7 | 06-2012

1. June 2012

Everything about the freelance journalist Volker Stollorz to become first HITS “Journalist in Residence”, black holes turning up the heat of …

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Heidelberg Laureate Forum – Abel, Fields and Turing Laureates Meet the Next Generation

25. May 2012

Winners of the prestigious Abel Prize, Fields Medal and Turing Award will meet ambitious young scientists – Established by the Klaus Tschira …

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Black holes turn up the heat for the Universe

15. May 2012

HITS astrophysicists discover a new heating source in cosmological structure formation So far, astrophysicists thought that super-massive black holes can only …

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No. 6 | 03-2012

1. March 2012

Turing and Abel award winners at HITS, the HITS SCO group participating in the 1KITE project to decipher the pylogenetic tree …

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New International Research Initiative on the Evolution of Insects officially started

3. February 2012

The 1KITE (1K Insect Transcriptome Evolution) project involves more than 50 scientists from all over the world. It will unravel the secrets …

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HITS Scientist Rebecca Wade receives professorship at the University of Heidelberg

30. January 2012

Today, Dr. Rebecca Wade, head of the “Molecular and Cellular Modelling” research group at the Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS), …

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No. 5 | 12-2011

1. December 2011

German astronomers honoring Klaus Tschira, the COMBINE workshop in the Studio Villa Bosch and a portrait of visiting scientist Anette Frank – …

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