The physicist Stefan Hell, who has been awarded this year's Nobel Prize for Chemistry, brought about a revolution in the field of microscopy with his discovery. In this portrait of the scientist, you will find out about his achievements which led to a new class of light microscope that can probe far deeper into the molecular scale of life. In 2011 Hell received the Hansen Family Award from the Bayer Science and Education Foundation for his achievements.
An airship with the Bayer cross and mission statement in large lettering will head for destinations in many parts of the world. It has been seen for the first time at the Financial News Conference. The Bayer Airship will be traveling to the world's great cities in the company's anniversary year: Scheduled stops on the tour include Sydney, New York, Tokyo, Rio de Janeiro and Johannesburg.