News Utrecht University

Degrowth. Credit: iStock/com/feellife
17 April 2019
The symposium on 'living on a finite planet – alternatives to economic growth' will be held at Utrecht University on 28 June.
16 April 2019
Neurobiologists published their results in Cell Reports.
16 April 2019
Six Comenius grants are awarded to educational innovations at the UU.
Game controllers.
16 April 2019
From retro games to the latest game research: experience the entire field of game research and industry from 13 to 17 May!
16 April 2019
Ewout van der Knaap received the Austrian award for his many years of achievements in the field of Austrian literature in the Netherlands
Shirakawa-go, Japan
15 April 2019
The paper ‘Bright spots: seeds of a good Anthropocene’ has received the 2019 ESA Innovations in Sustainability Science Award.
Doug Hayden
13 April 2019
A new type of paper made from just a few nanometers thick cellulose fibres has the potential to become a sustainable alternative for plastic packaging material.
Konijnen in Zuid-Kennemerland. Foto: Ruud Maaskant
12 April 2019
The composition of rabbit manure increases plant biodiversity, researchers from Utrecht University and the Free University of Brussels have concluded.
11 April 2019
Genmab and Merus join forces with Kadans to develop "The Accelerator", a multi-tenant Life Sciences building located at the USP.
10 April 2019
Research has shown that the Earth’s climate was subject to regular changes 2.5 billion years ago.
Koningin Maxima begroet jonge patiënt van Prinses Máxima Centrum voor kinderoncologie
9 April 2019
The university has decided to impose a disciplinary measure on the lecturer who posted 'Volkert, where are you' on Facebook.
9 April 2019
Michael Musandu won the final of Breaking Science on 8 April 2019.
Drijvende ijsschotsen in zee
8 April 2019
A large overview study describes all the consequences of climate change in the Arctic.
5 April 2019
The Trump government only wants to make it possible for military personnel to present themselves as their biological sex.
4 April 2019
The Netherlands have to take a stance in the debate on deliberately cooling down the Earth, argues Frank Biermann in 'De Volkskrant'.