Friday 19 April 2019

The risky nature of living in luxury

In today’s world, we are constantly at risk of increasing the negative effects of climate change by trying to live up...

Re-understanding planning through justice

On September 12th, Robin Neef and Dr. Barend Wind were invited by the Faculty Association Ibn Battuta to kick off the associations’...

How zodiac signs influence birth rates in Asia

While Western society might seem big on their zodiac system, with horoscopes being published on multiple news outlets every day, the proportion...
A panoramic view of famous Maya Bay on Koh Phi Phi Leh, taken at around 06:45 AM on December 15th, 2017. Notice that there is already a fair amount of tourists, despite this picture being taken very early in the morning. Source: Own work.

The beach that is too beautiful to visit

Over the last months, a good amount of attention has been given to the negative consequences of mass tourism in the media....
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Geo Promotion Conference 2019: Expect the Unexpected

This year, Girugten worked together with the Geo Promotion team to provide the program booklet of the...
Herta Macht scriptieprijs

Herta Macht Thesis Prize 2019

MS Majesty Of The Seas. Picture by http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:UpstateNYer

Throwback Thursday – Floating vacation resorts

In our brand new section 'Throwback Thursday' we dive into the rich and long history of Girugten...

Throwback Thursday – interview: Growing potato seedlings on own soil; the...

In our brand new section 'Throwback Thursday' we dive into the rich and long history of Girugten...

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Groningen in the rain

Our climate is slowly changing, what climate change means differs per region, but in general it can be said that weather patterns are becoming...

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