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Administration - Campus - 06.07.2021

Life Sciences - Campus - 06.07.2021

Physics - Campus - 05.07.2021

Career - Campus - 05.07.2021

Campus - Health - 05.07.2021

Health - Campus - 05.07.2021

Environment - Campus - 02.07.2021
Testing on the Limmat to combat plastic in the oceans
Testing on the Limmat to combat plastic in the oceans
This summer, students from ETH Zurich will test various technologies on the Limmat for the automatic removal of waste. The Autonomous River Cleanup project is starting with rivers to tackle the global problem of marine pollution. Millions of tonnes of waste end up in the world's oceans every year. Plastics account for the largest share, decaying very slowly and threatening not only marine life and ecosystems, but also our health.

Environment - Campus - 02.07.2021
Art embraces Nature
Two new discovery tours on the VUB campus: Humanistic Sculpture Park & Living Campus Walk This summer, the main campus of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel boasts two more trails.

Health - Campus - 01.07.2021

Campus - Materials Science - 30.06.2021
Norton Motorcycles supports student electric motorcycle research with WMG, University of Warwick
Norton Motorcycles engineers have supported students at WMG, University of Warwick to develop a TT capable electric racing motorcycle, named 'Frontier' This includes donating a high performance bike

Campus - Linguistics / Literature - 30.06.2021

Campus - 29.06.2021

Health - Campus - 28.06.2021
First graduate of the Study Programme 'Experimental Medicine'
First graduate of the Study Programme ’Experimental Medicine’
Just in time for her third state examination in human medicine, Stefanie Bobe has completed in parallel her Master of Science in Experimental Medicine at the University of Münster.

History / Archeology - Campus - 28.06.2021

Music - Campus - 28.06.2021

Campus - Economics / Business - 27.06.2021

Earth Sciences - Campus - 23.06.2021
Scientists Track Sudden Disappearance of Antarctic Ice Shelf Lake
Detailed observations enable better understanding of future ice shelf stability A global team of scientists including several from Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego discovered the sudden demise of a large, deep, ice-covered lake on the surface of an Antarctic ice shelf.

Environment - Campus - 22.06.2021
New connector for sustainable structures on Earth and in space
New connector for sustainable structures on Earth and in space
As part of his Master's degree in civil engineering, an EPFL student developed a connector for use in building sustainable structures.

Life Sciences - Campus - 22.06.2021
Songbirds and humans share some common speech patterns
Adult male zebra finches (left) learn their songs and use them during courtship interactions with females (right). Photo credit: Raina Fan. If you listen to songbirds, you will recognize repeated melodies or phrases. Each phrase is made up of distinct sounds, strung together. A study from researchers at McGill University has found that the song phrases of many songbird species follow patterns that are similar to those used in human speech.