• How aging makes change harder…

    When I was reading one article on linkedin about human inability to act on climate related issues, I realized it is much more common and fundamental. Whether being Corona, personal development, climate change to name a few, in the end adapting to change is not what comes natural to humans. Only […]

  • Animation for storytelling

    How to tell a complex story with multiple entry points? Sustain-ability, Circular (eco)nomy and CSR are all related. And yet we treat them as separate entities. Merging them together requires systemic innovation using the a set of criteria for check and balance. Only those who will succeed in doing […]

  • Systemic Design PHA Value Chain

    Together with RijksUniversiteit Groningen and the stakeholders our students were tasks to create a circular value chain for PHA. It turned out we were able to identify various new valorisation opportunities within the PHA production, with the potential to bring down the cost of PHA with minimal […]

  • MBA #13 Koen Venema (Microbial Special Series)

    In this episode we will investigate our #gut#microbial#system about how and why it is effecting they #health system. We are curious to learn what kind of insights will this provide  for our understanding of microbial systems? How do these microbial #metabolic pathways in the oxygen free […]

  • MBA #12 Mike Jetten (Microbial Special Series)

    In this episode we will investigate the role of anammox bacteria and their role in the nitrogen cycle and methane cycle. Are they key to solve the nitrogen issues? En in addition what can we learn how #anaerobe bacteria could be applied for health and our environmental challenges.  Special Guest: […]

  • MBA#11 Peter Jaffe (Microbial Special Series)

    #11 MBA Microbes Specials SeriesIn this episode we will investigate How and why do microbes crack chemicals like PFAS and how did they found a way to bind metals? The post MBA#11 Peter Jaffe (Microbial Special Series) appeared first on MBA: MASTERS OF BEAUTIFUL ACHIEVEMENTS.

  • #10 Willy Verstraete (Microbes Specials Series)

    #10 MBA Microbes Specials SeriesIn this episode we will investigate how bacteria will power the sustainable industrial revolution. What does nitrogen, calcium and hydrogen have to do with it? Why and how do the microbes do it? And what can we learn from microbes about their and even our own […]

  • MBA#09 Mark van Loosdrecht (Microbial Special Series)

    In this episode we will investigate the recent insights about bacterial biofilms. What is the role of Sialic Acid and what are the possible (industrial) applications? And what can we learn from microbes about their and even our own metabolism. The post MBA#09 Mark van Loosdrecht (Microbial Special […]

  • MBA#8 Gert Jan Euverink (Microbes special series)

    In this episode we will investigate how it is possible that even bacteria can produce a type of bioplastics, which is called PHA. And even more remarkable this PHA turns out to be also a natural feedstock for them. Why and how do they do that? And what can we learn from microbes about their … […]

  • MBA#7 Jan Gerritse (Microbes special series)

    Listen to the podcasts on Anchor | Itunes | Spotify In this episode we will investigate why Microbes can crack even the most difficult and stable natural and man-made molecules, such as Benzene, Naphthalene and PFAS. Why and how do they do that? And what can we learn from microbes to improve our […]