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Friday 11 December 2015

Dick van Dijk shares his views on the meSch workshop at Online Educa Berlin, that was held at the beginning of December 2015. Exploring the meSch technology as a potential educational tool.

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Wednesday 02 December 2015

After three months of hard working, six Mobiles for Good finalists pitched their prototypes to an audience for the first time.

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Monday 30 November 2015

María Boto Ordoñez is the founder of PET*IT, a line of designer accessories and toys for microorganisms. Recently, we decided to ask María about where she got her inspiration for treating micro-organisms as pampered pets.

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Sunday 29 November 2015

Have a look at some of our other projects that were also present at the Eureka! Festival at the Westergasfabriek in Amsterdam.

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Thursday 26 November 2015

The game Operation Sigismund teaches children about archiving and sends them on a journey through the basements of the Archive of Drenthe, where they unravel a mystery. After eight years of loyal duty, servicing hundreds or classrooms, it was time the update the game experience.

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Monday 23 November 2015

Sabine Wildevuur presented the People Value Canvas in Sydney, Australia at the 'Designing for the Common Good' symposium of the University of Technology.

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Friday 20 November 2015

For ten weeks, teachers from primary education in Amsterdam were guided by Pauline Maas and Berend Weij in our course CodePower, to work on programming, robotics, game design and maker education.

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Thursday 19 November 2015

In context of the EU project GRAGE (short for ‘Green and Grey in Europe’), Hester van Zuthem visited Munich for two weeks. GRAGE focuses on the growing population of older adults (55+) in European cities.

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Wednesday 18 November 2015

The process of co-creation is a bit of a black box. That's why we're busy making a toolkit for cultural heritage professionals to assist them in working with co-creation.

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Tuesday 17 November 2015

The most frequently asked question asked during Pet shop at Museum Night and DDW 2015, 'Why are you selling microbes?', will be answered at the BioHack Academy graduation presentations.

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Thursday 12 November 2015

Code for Eindhoven is part of Code for NL, a project in which people with a technological background are placed within local governments. In Eindhoven, three code fellows will start this month.

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Tuesday 10 November 2015

On 27 October 2015, Stadsdorp Nieuwmarkt, together with Waag Society, organized an inspiration day at the Zuiderkerk in Amsterdam. A video report.

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Monday 09 November 2015

To explore the fascinating (though sometimes tumultuous) landscape of modern architecture, Waag Society recently hosted an evening of presentations from five architectural experts within the Design/Fabrication Lab project.

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Tuesday 03 November 2015

For this year's Dutch Design Week, Waag Society wondered: what would it look like if we treated micro-organisms with the same care and attention that we give to our dogs, our cats, our fish—even our plants?

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Friday 30 October 2015

The first Amsterdam Smart Citizens Lab workshops are coming to an end. What kinds of solutions and prototypes did the participants come up with to improve the city?

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Tuesday 27 October 2015

Our first micro-organisms concept store opened its doors during the DDW in Eindhoven and it was a huge success.

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