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15-02-2016

A main article in the Dutch newspaper Volkskrant (special magazine 'Sir Edmund') features a recent development in bio technology: the reprogramming of dna with the CRISPR/Cas technique.

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12-02-2016

Commissioned by the Dutch Rijkswaterstaat (RWS), Waag Society has conducted a short research into the information need about air quality.

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12-02-2016

The new website of the Dutch Platform Maker Education is now live: makereducation.nl!

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11-02-2016

As part of the Design & The City conference, we invite you to participate in the "Making Sense” workshop on Friday 22nd of April in Amsterdam.

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11-02-2016

European countries are going to join forces to combat antimicrobial resistance in health care and veterinary sector.

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09-02-2016

In Singapore, an experiment has started to measure air pollution by analyzing photos with artificial intelligence.

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08-02-2016

The People Value Canvas is a unique tool to support designers and stakeholders in a systematic manner to gain insight into what people actually consider to be valuable.

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05-02-2016

Our project DIY Antibiotics was shown on television 4 February at the scientific NTR tv-programme called 'De Kennis van Nu' (Knowledge of today).

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03-02-2016

Our partners Arjan van der Meij and Per- Ivar Kloen won the IPON award 2016. As ambassadors of the maker education movement, they received the encouragement award.

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31-01-2016

Fairtrade certified gold is now part of the Fairphone 2 supply chain. Fairphone 2 owners are supporting Fairtrade gold miners and their communities in Peru.

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29-01-2016

Agatha Haines is working as artist-in-residence at Waag Society's Open Wetlab this year, as part of the 3Package Deal program of the Amsterdam Fund for the Arts.

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29-01-2016

On February 2nd, 2016, the Digital Museum Lab of the Allard Pierson Museum in Amsterdam has started.

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21-01-2016

In a new vpro YouTube-series called Zelfgemaakt (Homemade), Pieter van Boheemen explains every week how to make something.

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21-01-2016

Maker Education has the future, says Remco Pijpers (of Mijn Kind Online) in an opinion article about maker education.

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18-01-2016

For the Urban Pulse project, Waag Society made an animation video. Urban Pulse is one of the kickstart projects of AMS to build strategies for energy, water, food, and natural resources in the city.

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18-01-2016

The Internet Society Netherlands (ISOC.nl) has announced the winners and runners-up of the Internet Innovation Award, which recognises the most innovative projects on the Internet over the past year.

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