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Vorbereitungen zum Start der MAIUS-1 Höhenforschungsrakete am Esrange Space Center im nordschwedischen Kiruna. Der erfolgreiche Flug erfolgte am 23. Januar 2017. 
Quelle: Thomas Schleuss

Bose-Einstein condensates created in space


The first creation of a Bose-Einstein condensate in space is reported this week in Nature. ZARM scientists were involved in the MAIUS-1 mission, a poineering sounding-rocket experiment in the field of fundamental physics.more

The space industry meets in Bremen


International Astronautical Congress to meet immediately at the exhibition groundsmore

With the beverage can high up - mini satellite competition in Bremen


As part of the 5th German CanSat Competition 2018, nine school teams from all over Germany will come to Bremen from 17 to 21 September 2018.more

Within reach of the Universe


The International Astronautical Congress 2018 opens its doors to the public more



The 69th International Astronautical Congress – IAC 2018 brings together another edition of the Next Generation Plenary. more

Latest Developments in Research and Technology


World’s Premier Global Space Event attracts the Who is Who of Space more

In free fall - school teams develop their own drop tower experiments


Three school teams from the Gymnasius Vegesack, IGS Osterholz-Scharmbeck and the International School Bremen are preparing for their final spurt. more

ZARM FAB Team with all scientists and the team of Blue Origin at the „West Texas Launch Site“

"New Shepard" rocket proves experimental capability


Three German experiments were prepared by ZARM FAB for the flight and integrated into the rocketmore

Marc Avila's work honoured


Marc Avila receives Richard-von-Mises Award for his research on dynamical-system approaches to the turbulence problem. The ceremony took place at the Annual GAMM Meeting on 19 March 2018 in Munich.more

Senator Martin Günthner speaks with Roland Kanwicher
Space Slam
Herbert Münder speaks with Roland Kanwicher
Tra-Min Ho speaks with Roland Kanwicher

2018 brings great moments for Bremen


Space year starts with exhibition "Space Girls Space Women" / programme with more than 100 events and actionsmore

Lower energy costs: How can liquids be transported more smoothly?


Research team with the participation of ZARM develops and patents innovative method for turbulence-free transport of liquids through piping systemsmore

Living space for future moon or Mars missions


At the Center of Applied Space Technology and Microgravity (ZARM) at the University of Bremen, Christiane Heinicke conceives, designs and builds a habitat for use on the Moon or Mars.more

MICROSCOPE satellite, Copyright: CNES

Einstein still knows best


MICROSCOPE satellite mission proves with unmatched accuracy that the equivalence principle, a basic assumption of Einstein's Theory of General Relativity, is still valid. ONERA, OCA and ZARM scientists were the first to analyse...more

Students develop their own satellite mission


The application phase for the upcoming CanSat competition 2018 has started.more