How the guppy got a placenta

Science
Genes for transporting food evolved rapidly in guppies with a placenta.

Cabbage with caterpillars reacts faster to fly

Science
Caterpillar damage helps the plant to defend its roots faster.

Searching for tiny weapons factories in the micro-world

Science
Winner of the Storm-van der Chijs award Barbara Terlouw searches for new…

IPCC report: take the correct measures, and soon

Opinion
Science
Co-author and WUR researcher Robbert Biesbroek: ‘The longer we wait, the more…

Herbal aphrodisiacs in Ghana contain overdose of synthetic drugs

Science
Use may lead to prolonged or painful erection and sometimes even death.

Science in trouble in Brazil

Science
Under Bolsonaro, the trend for cutting budgets has continued and anti-science sentiment…

Discovery of a daisy pattern in soap bubble

Science
PhD student Melika Motaghian discovered a physical phenomenon in scientific bubble blowing.

Dating during lockdown

In-depth
Student
How do students fare when they are looking for their Valentine?

Responsible innovation empowers people

Science
PhD candidate Lucien von Schomberg (Philosophy) considered the question ‘What is innovation?

Mild winters, dry summers. How do the woods survive?

In-depth
Science
Dutch trees benefit from winter cold. Resource takes a walk through the…