The Max Planck Institute for Neurobiology of Behavior – caesar
We focus on basic research in neuroethology. Our international team of researchers studies how the collective activity of vast numbers of neurons gives rise to the plethora of animal behaviors.

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Institute News | 26 Apr 2021

"We still need animal research"

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Research News | 25 Mar 2021

Molecule attacks coronavirus in a novel way

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Research News | 16 Feb 2021

Cells decide their fate collectively

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Institute News | 22 Jan 2021

Cannibal worms spare their own brood

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Research News | 8 Jan 2021

When sperm cannot make high waves anymore

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Neuroscience Seminar Series

Neuroscience Seminar Series: Dr. Gwyneth Card

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Neuroscience Seminar Series

Neuroscience Seminar Series: Andreas Schaefer

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Institute News | 3 Sep 2020

On a quest for a magnetic compass

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Institute News | 18 Aug 2020

Photons become images

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Research News | 12 Aug 2020

Pigeon eyes perceive magnetic fields

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