The federal Belgian government has decided to invest 20 million euro to create a unit to fight against infectious diseases.
It was previously called the Royal Museum for Central Africa.
At the end of November, Antwerp Zoo issued some wonderful news: the female gorilla Mayani had given birth. The baby's sex has now also been confirmed, but we are still waiting for the name.
Researchers have digitally reconstructed the face of Jacques de Vitry, from his DNA. The influential cardinal died in 1240, and no paintings or prints of him have survived.
It is time to replace Belgica, the research vessel from the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (KBIN-IRNSB).
Researchers from Ghent University (UGent) have succeeded in saving data in a brand new form: powder.