An archaeological dig was undertaken in the courtyard between the former Zusterhuis and Tweede Chirurgische Kliniek buildings as part of realising the new University Library. This investigation was carried out by the municipality of Amsterdam's Knowledge Centre for Monuments and Archaeology (MenA).
A team of 21 researchers from 19 different research institutes, including Dr Rick Quax from the University of Amsterdam, believe more advanced statistical techniques are required to identify or disprove causality in climate science. The team have published their vision in Nature Communications.
The similarities between a Van Gogh painting and a golf ball
In a recent publication in the scientific journal ‘Science Advances’, Rijksmuseum and University of Amsterdam researchers unravel an important feature of the molecular structure of the oil paint used by Van Gogh and his contemporaries.