University of Twente

Unique high-resolution map on bat diversity in Africa

Researchers of the ITC Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation of the University of Twente have developed a unique map of all 250 African bat species on a high-resolution scale (1 km2). There are very few ...

dateJan 05, 2016 in Ecology
shares20 comments 0

Maximizing benefits by cross-linking networks

Since 1 January 2015 municipalities in the Netherlands have been given new tasks in the fields of care, social participation and youth services. In practice, many municipalities are too small to carry out these tasks effectively ...

dateDec 22, 2015 in Social Sciences
shares3 comments 0

Plants show stress in thermal spectrum

Plants experience stress as a result of growing under non-optimal conditions. For example, too little water or low temperatures lead to clear responses such as wilting or defoliation. But exposure to milder forms of stress ...

dateDec 15, 2015 in Earth Sciences
shares6 comments 0