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Culture

A columnist who longed for eternity

Thursday, 18 September 2014
A columnist who longed for eternity Kees Fens was the greatest Dutch post-war literary critic and essayist, an influential columnist and winner of the P.C. Hooft...

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Mind

From hot sauce to tickling the brain: Measuring, predicting and lowering aggression

Thursday, 18 September 2014
From hot sauce to tickling the brain: Measuring, predicting and lowering aggression Imagine the following situation. You have agreed to cook dinner for your mother-in-law, who has been acting rather strangely ...

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Globalisation

Repatriation programmes for asylum seekers do not contribute to development in countries of origin

Friday, 14 November 2014
Repatriation programmes for asylum seekers do not contribute to development in countries of origin It is not justified and is even misleading to suggest that repatriation programmes for rejected asylum seekers contribute to ...

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Technology

“Designing a device is like painting a picture”

Tuesday, 14 October 2014
“Designing a device is like painting a picture” Deducing from a single hair what drug a person has taken and when, to within an hour’s accuracy. This is just one of th...

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Society

Animal research puts sustainability on the map

Thursday, 30 October 2014
Animal research puts sustainability on the map We’re happy for animals at the zoo to have large enclosures, but if we’ve bought a ticket we do want to be able t...

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Money

Sustainability penetrates the financial world

Tuesday, 07 October 2014
Sustainability penetrates the financial world Sustainability is slowly but surely gaining a foothold in the financial world. Investors are growing more critical; banks and...

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Body

Healthy pupils who get the most out of themselves

Tuesday, 07 October 2014
Healthy pupils who get the most out of themselves Raising healthy children who feel good in their own skin and can put their talents to good use: this is the aim of the Health...

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People

He’s a lumberjack and he’s OK

Thursday, 18 September 2014
He’s a lumberjack and he’s OK Isn’t that just always the way it goes: now that the photographer and the interviewer are watching you work, the chains...

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