Current Research Projects

Medicinal plants – biodynamic seed line maintenance and breeding

Ruth Richter

Here we are referring to a knowledge transfer interface at which the scientific attitude to knowledge actually contributes towards...

Rhythmic changes in shape of mistletoe berries connected with moon-zodiacal constellations

Renatus Derbidge

In a modest cottage in the village of Strontian (the element Strontium was discovered nearby and named after the place) in the...

The anthroposophical rationale of medicinal plants and of plants used in cosmetics

Torsten Arncken

Rudolf Steiner developed "Cinis capsella comp" an alchemical preparation for treating wounds which contains three plant species. We...

Non-Mendelian inheritance

Johannes Wirz

Goethe's theory of the living world postulates anong other things that inheritance is not a cause but a consequence of life processes....

Understanding quantum physics

Johannes Kühl

Twentieth-century physics has produced some astonishing discoveries that make thinking about its models confusing. In classical terms,...

Emission and absorption phenomena

Matthias Rang, Jiri Arion Rose and Johannes Kühl

A supplementary project to the project "Understanding quantum physics". Next to the photo effect,...

Improving the health of bees by using plant extracts

Johannes Wirz

In all parts of the world, people are trying with all available means to improve the situation for honey bees. But in doing so,...

The Falling Leaves Project

Laura Liska

«To be able to perceive how with the yellowing of the leaves there is a descent of the springing and sprouting life, but how the...