Whenever we learn or forget something, a surprisingly active role is played by cannabis-like substances in the brain. The discovery reveals how brain cells interact, and how psychiatric disorders can arise.
On 22 September 2021, the World Health Organization (WHO) revised its guidelines for air quality. Gerard Hoek of Utrecht University was involved in the study leading to the new WHO guidelines and explains them further.
A revolutionary method to make crops more resilient to climate change and other threats is one step closer to becoming reality. The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has given the opportunity to further develop a plan for this.