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Methane becomes usable resource

Bio-Engineer Frederiek-Maarten Kerckhof has developed a technique to remove the greenhouse gas methane more efficiently from the air and possibly make it a usable resource.

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Ghent University ranked Belgium's best university again

This year Ghent University rises sharply in the Academic Ranking of World Universities, going from place 71 to place 62. It retains its position as the best Belgian university in this important ranking of research institutions.

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Why insect burgers are not succesful (yet)

A well informed consumer is more open towards insect burgers. This was the result of a research by bioengineer Joachim Schouteten, published in the scientific magazine Food Quallity and Preferences.

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