In 2016, Amsterdam won the iCapital Award for the most innovative city in Europe. Now, a public campaign has been launched.
Ida Poortinga has won the IMDI Talent award 2015-2016 for her research study on the 3D printed finger splint.
We are going to explore the possibilities to measure gamma radiation on location with readily available devices in a next pilot of the Making Sense project.
Tom Demeyer (CTO of Waag Society) has written an article titled 'The Deep Archive', in which he describes two possible scenarios for the future and their implications for the archive world.
Screening the election programmes of the Dutch political parties in not an easy task, but that did not stop the participants of the 'Open Planbureau' at the Waag.
How can we measure the effects of the election programmes of our political parties?
How can places, such as cultural centres, libraries, idea hubs, parks, start-up cafés and other indispensable public spaces, so-called ‘third places’, make a valuable contribution to a vital society, today and in the future?
Fairphone has created a top 10 of materials that will be further researched to optimize the supply chain.
Based on the experience with organizing six hackathons in the Europeana Space project, we created a how to guide for hackathons.
Third year Graphic Design student teams researched contemporary connections between societies and individuals and proposed alternative ways of looking at borders and real time connectivity.
Every year at New Year's Eve, a lot of firework is set off to celebrate the coming year. This produces a large amount of particulated matter. We measured the Nieuwmarkt.
A Dutch translation of the book 'Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom' by Sylvia Libow Martinez & Gary Stager has been published.
Curious to know about prospecting mines in the city? This is your chance! Houses contain as much steel and copper to be able to see them as source of materials on the long-term.
The latest FIT publication offers an overview of products and services that are available to support people with dementia to keep living in their own home.
We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to be a creative inventor. With that in mind, Waag Society is proud to present our new, do-it-yourself mini computer for young creators.
Xandra van der Eijk worked at the Open Wetlab for two months and now calls herself a ‘biology pro’. What happened, we wanted to know.