Fourteen University of Groningen Archaeology students have put together an exhibition at the University Museum entitled Verborgen Verhalen (Uncovered Stories). Using appealing objects from the collection of the Groningen Institute of Archaeology, they explain why archaeologists preserve so many items and what can still be done with these. New technology for studying objects leads to new insights.
Each episode of the weekly online video magazine Unifocus includes an item related to the University of Groningen, in the fields of research and society, student life, teaching, policy and internationalization.
Professor of chemistry Sibrand Stratingh, from Groningen, built the first electric vehicle – the precursor to the electric car – around 1830. He also drove a steam-powered carriage through the streets of Groningen. But his innovative scientific...
Newspapers first made their appearance in the Netherlands as early as 400 years ago. They mostly consisted of eyewitness accounts, which were as reliable or unreliable then as they are today. Historian Joop Koopmans talks about the news in early...
Trial Follow the Money: investigate people, systems and organisations that misbehave and thus cause damage to society.
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