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22 June 2017

As one of the world’s most innovative countries, Holland outpaces the UK and Ireland.

22 June 2017

Nathalie de Vent and Joost Agelink from Rentergem of the University of Amsterdam are the winners of the Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award 2017, the annual award for the most innovative scientific...

21 June 2017

A third detection of gravitational waves, ripples in space and time, has been made. As was the case with the first two detections, the waves were generated when two black holes merged to form a larger...

21 June 2017

While the green nature that surrounds us flourishes, researchers from AMOLF and Wageningen University & Research reveal the secrets of a special protein that conducts this plant growth. Using a smart...

15 June 2017

Matrix Innovation Center biedt huisvesting en aanvullende diensten aan circa 105 (startende) bedrijven in de ICT, nieuwe media, life sciences, sustainable chemistry, high tech en andere organisaties...

14 June 2017

NWO has made a €2 million grant available for a strategic programme in the field of solar cell technology, the Joint Solar Programme III (JSP3). The aim of the programme, in which serveral physicists...

14 June 2017

Dr Moniek Tromp and Monalisa Goswami MSc of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences which is located at Amsterdam Science Park, have reached the finals of the 2017 Amsterdam Science &...

14 June 2017

De Gemeente Amsterdam gaat 250 nieuwe woningen ontwikkelen naast de Startup Village op Amsterdam Science Park. De helft van de woningen is bedoeld voor statushouders, de andere helft voor studenten en...

09 June 2017

A team of researchers led by CWI at Amsterdam Science Park will investigate the use of robots in order to emotionally support children that suffer from cancer. The robots must act as a personal,...

01 June 2017

The finalists for the Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award 2017 are selected. The jury, chaired by Mirjam van Praag, had the difficult task to select ten finalists from all entries of the Amsterdam...