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Formally independent non-governmental and non-profit association of German research institutes.

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Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology

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Research institute for terrestrial microbiology in Marburg, Germany.

Research institute for terrestrial microbiology in Marburg, Germany.

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The Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, Marburg

It was founded in 1991 by Rudolf K. Thauer and is one of 80 institutes in the Max Planck Society (Max-Planck-Gesellschaft).

Hubert Markl

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Hubert Simon Markl (17 August 1938 – 8 January 2015) was a German biologist who also served as president of the Max Planck Society from 1996 to 2002.

Adolf Friedrich Johann Butenandt in 1921

Adolf Butenandt

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German biochemist.

German biochemist.

Adolf Friedrich Johann Butenandt in 1921
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He was President of the Max Planck Society from 1960 to 1972.

Max Planck Institute for Physics and Astrophysics

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The Max Planck Institute for Physics and Astrophysics is a former institute of the Max Planck Society in Germany.

Germany

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Country in Central Europe.

Country in Central Europe.

The Kingdom of East Francia in 843
Martin Luther (1483–1546), Protestant Reformer
The German Confederation in 1815
Adolf Hitler, dictator of Nazi Germany (1933–1945)
German-occupied Europe in 1942 during World War II
American, Soviet, British, and French occupation zones in Germany and the French-controlled Saar Protectorate, 1947. Territories east of the Oder-Neisse line were transferred to Poland and the Soviet Union under the terms of the Potsdam Conference.
The Berlin Wall during its fall in 1989, with the Brandenburg Gate in the background
Physical map of Germany
Berchtesgaden National Park
German TPz Fuchs armoured personnel carrier
Frankfurt is a leading business centre in Europe and the seat of the European Central Bank.
An ICE 3 on the Cologne–Frankfurt high-speed rail line
Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria
Cologne Cathedral is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Heidelberg University is Germany's oldest institution of higher learning and generally counted among its most renowned.
The Hospital of the Holy Spirit in Lübeck, established in 1286, is a precursor to modern hospitals.
A typical German Weihnachtsmarkt (Christmas market) in Dresden
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827), composer
The Brothers Grimm collected and published popular German folk tales.
Babelsberg Studio in Potsdam near Berlin, the world's first large-scale film studio
Bavarian Bratwurst with mustard, a pretzel and beer
The German national football team after winning the FIFA World Cup for the fourth time in 2014. Football is the most popular sport in Germany.
Germany hosted the 2022 G7 summit at Schloss Elmau, Bavaria.

Research institutions in Germany include the Max Planck Society, the Helmholtz Association, and the Fraunhofer Society and the Leibniz Association.

Reimar Lüst

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German astrophysicist.

German astrophysicist.

He was the president of the German Max Planck Society from 1972 to 1984.

Peter Gruss

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Peter Gruss (born 28 June 1949) is a German developmental biologist, president of the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology, and the former president of the Max-Planck-Gesellschaft (having been elected for the term from 2002 to 2008 and reelected for 2008–2014).

Heinz Staab

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German chemist.

German chemist.

From 1990 to 1996 he was Präsident der Max Planck Society.

Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research

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Research institute in astronomy and astrophysics located in Göttingen, Germany, where it relocated in February 2014 from the nearby village of Lindau.

Research institute in astronomy and astrophysics located in Göttingen, Germany, where it relocated in February 2014 from the nearby village of Lindau.

New Institute building in Göttingen, built in 2013 and occupied in 2014.
Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research – April 2006
Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research in Lindau, about a year before relocating – March 2013.
Prof. Ulrich Christensen (left), Prof. Dr. Laurent Gizon (centre) and Prof. Dr. Sami K. Solanki (right)

MPS is a part of the Max Planck Society, which operates 80 research facilities in Germany.

Hans F. Zacher

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German academician.

German academician.

He was a professor at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and was the President of the Max Planck Society from 1990 till 1996.