A lot of societal issues cannot be captured in one-liners and snapshots. They require nuanced discussion and a broad perspective. From this point of view, scientists from Utrecht University from numerous fields of expertise contribute to debates in society, politics and the media. Their contributions on a number of current topics have been collected in the following dossiers.
The winning of fossil fuels harms nature and the environment, and they are slowly depleted. This calls for a transition towards sustainable energy sources. Researchers from Utrecht University shed light on these transitions from different angles.
Climate change has large consequences for humans and the environment. How can we deal with this complex issue? Researchers from Utrecht University study the climate, the Greenhouse effect, climate change and the role of humans.