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13 June 2018

Universe, the new photo book by Jos Jansen, is an artistic interpretation of scientific research and abstract, complex thought models, looking into the hard graft and long years of research that stand...

13 June 2018

Startup Village, a co-working space for innovative startups at Amsterdam Science Park, is expanding. Furthering its mission to bring together science and entrepreneurship, Startup Village will create...

13 June 2018

Science parks and campuses fuel innovation and economic growth in the Netherlands. The number of businesses and jobs on campuses has grown by 30% and 22% respectively since 2014. This emerged from a...

11 June 2018

The jury, led by Barbara Baarsma, selected five finalists for the Innovation Award from all submissions from the Amsterdam knowledge and research institutes. The innovations and new technologies offer...

05 June 2018

Researchers at AMOLF have found a way of making calcium carbonate structures, such as a sea urchin skeleton, suitable for use in electronics. They do this by modifying the composition of the material...

05 June 2018

Stillness rules the eye of a hurricane; without a hurricane no eye, and without an eye no hurricane. In a similar manner, physicists of research institute AMOLF, the University of Amsterdam and the...

04 June 2018

The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a Vidi grant worth 800,000 euros to five researchers from organisations located at Amsterdam Science Park. The grant will enable...

01 June 2018

The evolution of larger brains in the last 3 million years played an important role in our ability as a species to think, problem-solve and develop culture. But the genetic changes behind the...

30 May 2018

Results from XENON1T, the world’s largest and most sensitive detector dedicated to a direct search for Dark Matter in the form of Weakly Interacting Massive Particles (WIMPs), are reported on 28 May...

15 May 2018

Spark904, a new spin-off company of the University of Amsterdam's Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences, provides analytical and spectroscopic services on demand.