All about Research

Shark
By Edition On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
0 Comments

Two Dutch Caribbean tiger sharks follow similar migration patterns

PHILIPSBURG - The Dutch Caribbean Nature Alliance (DCNA) organised the first-of-its-kind shark tagging expedition to the Saba Bank and St. Maarten two years ago as part of the Dutch Postcode Lottery funded “Save More...

IMGAmbassadeurVS2
By Edition On Friday, July 20th, 2018
0 Comments

U.S. Ambassador visits CARMABI research station

WILLEMSTAD - The Ambassador of the United States in The Netherlands, Peter Hoekstra, visited the Carmabi Research Station this week. The visit was planned because of the growing collaboration between Curacao and More...

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
By Edition On Thursday, May 17th, 2018
0 Comments

Sea Turtle Conservation Curaçao starts crowdfunding

WILLEMSTAD - Sea Turtle Conservation Curaçao (STCC) wants to investigate the turtle disease that was discovered in January at nine different locations in the Curaçao waters. In order to do this, the organization More...

renske-pin
By Edition On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
0 Comments

Research into quality of life

WILLEMSTAD - Interviewers from Sonoro will take the street to visit households in connection with a survey about life in Curacao. 2300 Randomly chosen households answer questions about health and well-being. The More...

Vessel
By Edition On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
0 Comments

Research vessel to visit islands in Feb. & March

TEXEL - A Netherlands Maritime Research Institute NIOZ research ship and a team with almost 100 scientists will visit the Windward Islands during part of February and March 2018 to conduct research in the sea surrounding More...

Protective factors
By Edition On Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
0 Comments

Press Release: The Curaçao Longitudinal Study of Resilience and Delinquency

WILLEMSTAD - In May and June of this year, the 3th round of the protective factors study on the development of resilience and problematic behavior took place. Over 1300 students from the 2nd year of Havo / VWO, More...

anti-aging-drug
By Edition On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
0 Comments

Human trials of revolutionary new anti-aging drug to begin this year

NEW SOUTH WALES – Australian scientists have made a revolutionary breakthrough that comes close to the effects of the mythical fountain of youth. The researchers, from the University of New South Wales, developed More...

mosquitos
By Edition On Tuesday, January 19th, 2016
0 Comments

Use of genetically modified mosquitoes to kill disease-carrying vectors expands after success

OXFORD, England – A project using genetically modified (GM) male mosquitoes to kill off the disease-carrying vectors is being expanded in Brazil, as the country battles an outbreak of Zika virus. The ‘Friendly More...