There is a great deal of discussion about shale gas extraction in Europe. Shale gas could be lucrative, but opponents are very worried about safety issues and groundwater pollution. As part of a major study being conducted by the European Energy Research Alliance, Linda Steg is studying public opinion on shale gas.
The weekly online video magazine Unifocus highlights topics related to the University of Groningen in the fields of research and society, student life, teaching, policy and internationalization.
The architectural tendering procedure for the construction of our new Feringa Building is complete: contractor Ballast Nedam from Nieuwegein will construct the impressive building for technical science teaching and research at Zernike Campus.
Epigenetic effects play an important role in the inheritance of telomere length. At least a third of the inheritance has an epigenetic nature. These are the conclusions of UG researchers who outlined this phenomenon for the very first time by observing...
University of Groningen scientists have developed nanopores that can be used to directly measure the mass of peptides. An article on this discovery was published on 19 February in Nature Communications.