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Pangea representation (Wegener, The Origin of Continents and Oceans, 1924).
Heinrich George listens to his own recorded voice
Zhang Zeduan, Qingming shanghe tu 清明上河圖 (The opening of the river during the third month, or: Upstream through the ordered realm). Ink and color on silk, 12th century. The Palace Museum, Beijing.

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Department I | Structural Changes in Systems of Knowledge

Department II | Ideals and Practices of Rationality

Department III | Artefacts, Action and Knowledge

Max Planck Research Group | Epistemes of Modern Acoustics

Max Planck Research Group (2010–2016) | Modern Geometry and the Concept of Space

Max Planck Research Group (2010–2016) | The Construction of Norms in 17th- to 19th-Century Europe and the United States

Max Planck Research Program | History of the Max Planck Society

TOPOI Junior Research Group | Between Knowledge and Innovation: the Unequal-Armed Balance

Department Rheinberger | Experimental Systems and Spaces of Knowledge (1996–2011)

Max Planck Research Group | Twentieth Century Histories of Knowledge About Human Variation

Max Planck Research Group | Art and Knowledge in Pre-Modern Europe