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V.l.n.r.: Thomas Prinzler, Torsten Lipski, Prof. Dr. Gwendolyn Sasse, Stefan Gotthold, Josef Zens stehen in der Eingangshalle des Zeiss Großplanetarium am dort ausgestellten ersten Projektor des Planetariums- Das Foto entstand anlässlich der Aufnahme des LNDW-Podcast im Zeiss Großplanetarium Berlin.

Facts, Fakes, and Sensations – on the role of science communication (episode 8)

‘‘Science as an answer to fake news’’ – this is the campaign motto envisaged to accompany the programme of the LNDW in its anniversary year 2020. However, due to the corona pandemic, the scheduled events had to be cancelled. At the same time, corona…

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Gruppenfoto der Gäste der siebten Folge des LNDW-Podcasts zur Digitalisierung. Die Gruppe steht vor dem Supercomputer "Lise" im Zuse-Institut Berlin, von links: Prof. Uhlmann, Prof. Hofmann, Prof. Pokutta, Thomas Prinzler, Foto: rbb/Gundula Krause 2020

Trendsetter Internet? Scare monger AI? Consequences of digitalisation (7th episode of the series)

Do Facebook & Co endanger our democracy? How fair and just can algorithms be? And will German small and medium-sized enterprises fall by the wayside in the face of Industry 4.0? Thomas Prinzler discusses these and other questions about the…

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Dirk Döbler, Ulrike Woggon, Thomas Prinzler und Günther Tränkle vor dem Eingang der WISTA in Berlin-Adlershof

Jedi sword and quantum computer – Optics & photonics research in Berlin (Episode 6)

Many of us are familiar with the Jedi Riders’ lightsaber, benefit from weather satellites, rely on exact time measurements of atomic clocks, admire special effects in Hollywood movies or look forward to autonomous driving in the near future. All…

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From left to right: Thomas Prinzler, Prof. Dr. Christian Hackenberger, Dr. Jobst Röhmel and Prof. Dr. Jeanette Schulz-Menger bei der Aufzeichnung des LNDW-Podcast im Klinikum Buch | Photo: LNDW/LHLK 2020

Corona, cancer, and co. – challenges for medicine (episode five of the LNDW-podcast)

Berlin health research ranks among the best in the world. The three universities and numerous research institutes of Berlin develop new therapies that allow for a more gentle and effective treatment of diseases. In the 5th edition of the…

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Gäste und Moderator der vierten Folge des LNDW-Podcasts, von links: Jonas Liepmann, Thomas Prinzler, Prof. Dr. Henning Breuer, Prof. Dr. Rafaela Kunz - Aufnahme im Hof der HMKW vor einer Toreinfahrt mit dem Schild "Einfahrt freihalten" | Foto: LNDW/LHLK 2020

Entrepreneurial spirit – from studies to start-up (episode four of the LNDW-podcast)

There is hardly any other city in Germany and Europe that registers as many start-ups as Berlin: 500 per year on average. The wide range and commitment of the universities and colleges largely contribute to the entrepreneurial spirit of the city. In…

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LNDW Podcast 3.Folge | STATE Studio 31.7.2020 | Fotot: rbb/Gundula Krause

Man as creator – what sciences can learn from nature (third episode of the LNDW-podcast)

Nature has always been a teacher to mankind. However, we have not only learned to adapt to nature, but also to shape nature and our environment according to our needs. In the third episode of the Long Night of the Sciences-podcast, Thomas Prinzler…

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