Different species of plants and animals age in very different ways. In fact, in some species, the likelihood of death actually decreases the older they get. These findings, made by an international team of researchers, including UvA Professor Hal Caswell,[…]
Evert Verhulp, professor of Labour Law, has been appointed chair of the Amsterdam Academic Club (AAC) effective 1 January 2014. He will succeed Prof. Mirjam van Praag, who has headed the AAC's new board over the last four years.
On December 10th 2013, the Polar Research Institute of China (PRIC), and six institutes from the Nordic countries as well as three other institutes from China signed a Cooperation Agreement on the China-Nordic Arctic Research Center (CNARC) to formally mark[…]
O projecto 'Green Heart of Cork' (No Coração do Montado) da WWF Mediterrâneo em Portugal recebeu o terceiro prémio dos Prémios da Comissão Europeia 'CAP Communication Awards 2013' na categoria 'Communication to stakeholders'. A cerimónia decorreu na passada segunda-feira, dia[…]