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ICARUS – Tracking animals from space

ICARUS has been launched: The space-based animal tracking system of the University of Konstanz and the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology (Radolfzell, Germany) is now in orbit and will soon be installed on the International Space Station (ISS).

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Das Deutsche Historische Institut in Paris. Foto: © DHIP

Die Realität der Utopie

Interdisziplinäre Sommerschule des Deutschen Historischen Instituts Paris und der Universität Konstanz – in Kooperation mit der Universität Rouen – Bewerbungen für Doktorandinnen und Doktoranden und Postdocs noch bis 25. Februar 2018 möglich.

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Ausschnitt des Buchcovers

Administrative failures with fatalities

In their latest book ‘Verwaltungsdesaster’ (Public Administration Disasters), Wolfgang Seibel, Professor of Politics and Public Administration at the University of Konstanz, and his co-authors Kevin Klamann and Hannah Treis, investigate the nature of severe organisational failures that resulted in the loss of human lives.

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Origami-Schmetterlinge. Foto: Izabelite

Life's origami

[Only available in German] "Zukunftskolleg Lecture" with Professor Vinod Subramaniam from the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

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