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Douwe van Hinsbergen
Friday 23 February 2018
Douwe van Hinsbergen has been awarded €1.5 million for his research on the plate tectonic chain reaction collision that occurred some 50 million years ago.
Straat van Gibraltar. Beeld: NASA
Monday 19 February 2018
Utrecht University researchers have gained a remarkable new understanding of what causes earthquakes in the area around the Strait of Gibraltar.
Friday 16 February 2018
Philippart will investigate causes of global differences in coastal productivity relating to developments such as climate change.
Veel uitstoot
Wednesday 7 February 2018
Ending fossil fuel subsidies would have a relatively small impact on greenhouse gas emissions, researchers from Utrecht University have found.
Niko Wanders
Tuesday 6 February 2018
Drought expert Niko Wanders blames the lack of rain in South Africa on the strong El Niño of recent years, human action and climate change.