Food

16 Feb 2017
Does this sound like you? When you do your shopping, you buy too much fruit and veg during the week. So you use what you can, toss the rest, and start all over again the next week.
Pavilion of Knowledge, Portugal
16 Mar 19 Mar 2017
Pavilion of Knowledge (Lisbon, Portugal) is going to host ERC = Science2 in a 4-day event (16-19 March 2017) under the theme of Food (The Taste Tests). The program will include conferences, participatory debates, projects’ showcase, hands-on activities, workshops and fab-lab activities, focusing on the importance of a healthy diet to increase life ...
21 Nov 2016
How consumer habits affect our food choices? RNDr. Filip Matejka, Ph.D., a principal investigator of a project “Inattention” for which he recently received a Starting grant from the ERC, will try to answer this question on November 21st in Pilsen, the Czech Republic. Dr. Matejka’s project investigates the field of rational inattention theory and ...
4 Nov 2016
During three intense ERC= SCIENCE² project days in Gdynia (October 14th – 16th), more than 1500 members of society were attracted by the food research funded by European Research Council (ERC).
ERC grantees Anna Davies, Riekelt Houtkooper, and Miguel Martinez-Gonzalez speaking at the Science|Business event
13 Oct 2016
Applications of basic research may not be immediately obvious but the findings will help to solve long-term societal challenges, say ERC-funded scientists at Science|Business meeting
13 Oct 2016
Drop in this Thursday lunchtime to see Royal Holloway’s bees in action and to see demonstrations of the EU-funded research that takes place on campus, led by Dr Elli Leadbeater of the Insect Cognition Lab. Ask questions of the researchers and our beekeeper, learn about the role of bees in the modern world and try some of Royal Holloway’s very own ...
30 Sep 2016
New European Research Council Study Ranks 100 Cities
30 Sep 2016
17:00 – 18:00 - Science city FRESH entitled "History of Agriculture in the region" 17: 00 - 17:10 - Opening at Regional Historical Museum 17:10 to 18:00 - Exhibition: "Agricultural crops in the Old World and Antiquity" at Regional Historical Museum 18:00 – 21:15 - Presentations of scientists from the region and FRESH Cafe entitled "Legume crops ...
16 Oct 2016
Time: 10:00-16:00 EXPERYMENT Science Centre will prepare unique workshops on a range of issues related to nutrition, in particular eating habits, and will introduce the relationship between quality and yield production with global food resources. Activities will be interactive and will benefit from active participation of guests and local ...
16 Oct 2016
Time: 16:00-18:00 EXPERYMENT Science Centre in Gdynia will host ERC researcher Ewelina Knapska, Head of Neurobiology of Emotions Laboratory, Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology Dr. Knapska’s project (CoSI - Functional connectomics of the amygdala in social interactions of different valenc) aims at understanding how the amygdala, the brain ...

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