Professor Peter Carmeliet has won the international Heineken Prize for Medicine, the first time it has gone to a Belgian.
Researchers from Ghent University (UGent) have succeeded in saving data in a brand new form: powder.
The Punch Powertrain Solar Team from the KU Leuven has won the Carrera Solar Atacama in Chile. This is the most extreme competition for solar cars.
Philippe Verbelen, an ornithologist for Greenpeace Belgium, has discovered a new species of leaf warbler on the Indonesian island of Rote. This is a rare event.
Researchers from the Université Libre de Bruxelles have recently discovered one of the reasons why skin cancer recurs after people have been treated for basal cell carcinoma (skin cancer).
According to the World Health Organization, Belgians stand out due to their long life expectancy...