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Mutations in the mind
Prior to the corona crisis, philosopher Jos de Mul travelled to Bali, Hong Kong and Sydney. He discovered: the worst viruses are in our heads.
Monday 11 May 2020
In the media
"How are technologies facilitating – or complicating – the adaptation process of refugees?"
Dr Amanda Paz Alencar is Assistant Professor in the Department of Media & Communication at Erasmus University Rotterdam, where she specialises in media,…
Thursday 13 Feb 2020
“Agricultural technology offers enormous opportunities for sustainability and feeding the world. But it also comes with risks”
What kind of impact will new digital technologies in agriculture have on our food supply in the future? Associate Professor Oane Visser (ISS) is carrying out…
Thursday 12 Dec 2019
Jacco van Sterkenburg on racism in professional football: 'structural phenomenon'
The racist treatment of Excelsior footballer Ahmad Mendes Moreira by supporters of FC Den Bosch last Saturday, November 16, was a much-discussed topic in the…
Tuesday 19 Nov 2019
In the media
Jason Pridmore wants to cross the communication barriers between journalists, scientists, policymakers and public
Jason Pridmore (ESHCC) tries to cross the communication barriers between journalists, scientists, policymakers and the public.
Tuesday 15 Oct 2019
How to be smart about smart speakers?
Smart speakers such as Google Home are on the rise. But can we trust devices that are permanently listening in on us? Researcher Anouk Mols explains how to be…
Wednesday 12 Dec 2018
Researcher Arjen Schep on the relationship between tax law and sustainability
How will we wean the Netherlands off natural gas? One of the people involved in this task is Arjen Schep, employed at the Erasmus School of Law (ESL).
Wednesday 5 Dec 2018
'Companies, show us your data leaks'
Companies should share details of their data leaks, says Bernold Nieuwesteeg. This allows researchers and investigators to analyse what cybersecurity investment…
Friday 23 Nov 2018
Mind, Body - and machine
Receiving neurological implants or computers can change how patient's experience their body. Doctors should take note, says recently graduated philosopher Sadaf…
Monday 30 Apr 2018
Jos de Mul: 'Our world has become so complex that we need to collaborate'
'The interesting and innovative part in particular is, to my mind, the collaboration between these faculties. Our world has become so complex that we need to…
Friday 16 Mar 2018
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