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Culture

Sharing memories for a stronger Europe

Thursday, 05 February 2015
Sharing memories for a stronger Europe

On 12 September 1944 the first Allied troops set foot on Dutch soil, in the village of Mesch, near Maastricht. Their arrival ...

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Mind

One step closer to an anti-stress pill

Wednesday, 04 February 2015
One step closer to an anti-stress pill

If PhD candidate Dennis Hernaus had been in a PET scanner in recent weeks, it would have probably become apparent that the do...

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Globalisation

Limits to European asylum

Thursday, 05 February 2015
Limits to European asylum

In 2014, more than 140,000 asylum seekers made their way across the Mediterranean Sea towards the Italian islands of Lampedus...

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Technology

Three jobs, one goal: the quest for biobased polymers

Thursday, 05 February 2015
Three jobs, one goal: the quest for biobased polymers

Working towards more sustainable materials is not about developing materials made from renewable sources. Instead, it’s about...

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Society

PhD candidate piques professor’s curiosity

Thursday, 05 February 2015
PhD candidate piques professor’s curiosity

As a researcher at the Dutch Inspectorate of Education, Margriet van der Sluis was fascinated by a recurring question: how to...

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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

International cooperation key to distinguished health masters

Thursday, 05 February 2015
International cooperation key to distinguished health masters

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa and the recent cases of bird flu in Europe make it all the more clear that health is a glob...

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People

Office work in camouflage uniform

Thursday, 05 February 2015
Office work in camouflage uniform

“There’s nothing as exciting as a night-time rifle exercise, even if it is in the Dutch countryside”, says Jaap Hoogenboezem,...

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