15 May 2019
Maarten Kleinhans breaks a lance for a more fundamental perspective on the principles of the earth sciences
Linking day-to-day practice of the earth sciences to the latest philosophical insights
30 April 2019
An international team of history researchers have received a European grant for research on intoxicating substances in Europe between 1600 and 1850.
4 March 2019
Andrea van Leerdam receives two American fellowships for research into early modern reading practices
Andrea van Leerdam has been awarded two American research fellowships.
20 December 2018
Science historian Hieke Huistra talked about the history of December celebrations with Sinterklaas and Father Christmas in the leading role.
6 December 2018
Wanted: papers for the Annual Meeting of the History of Science Society 2019 at Utrecht.
29 November 2018
Back in time with the Utrecht Time Machine: residents asked to help
4 June 2018
Frederic Kaplan's Time Machine FET Flagship CSA proposal, which the Descartes Center co-authored, may continue to the second round.
28 July 2017
Open Access journal Early Modern Low Countries (EMLC) offers a home to state-of-the-art academic scholarship on any aspect of the early modern Low Countries.
14 March 2017
A conference on 'Forgotten Knowledge', jointly organised by the Max Planck Centre in Berlin, the Descartes Centre, the Vossius Center, and Huygens ING.
10 March 2017
For the fifth international conference on the history of mathematics education, there is an open call for papers. Abstracts need be submitted before 1 April.