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Selected Audio

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Bridging the Gaps-Podcast: Jürgen Renn about "The Evolution of Knowledge"

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"Chinese, actually, is very simple"

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Governing the Airpocalypse—Insights from China’s "War on Smog"

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Ought vs. Is: Reclaiming nature as a moral guide

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Ein Forschungsteam dokumentiert die menschlichen Einflüsse auf den Mississippi

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Uneinigkeit unter Forschenden: Auf der Suche nach dem Ursprung des Lebens

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Selected Events

History For Physics: Why Are There So Many Theories of Quantum Gravity?

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History For Physics: What Do Historians of Physics Do?

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Rule-Mania in Enlightenment Paris

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Silk and Innovation in Pre-Modern China and Europe

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Anthropocene Lectures 2017–18 MPIWG/HKW/IASS

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Weight Watchers im 17. Jahrhundert: Echt oder Fake? Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine in the Helmholtz Association

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Spotlight: Featured Videos

Corona - A chance for climate protection? (In German)

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