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State Secretary Thomas Dermine hands over the keys of the Climate Centre to Scientific Director Valerie Trouet and Operational Director Ella Jamsin.

Inauguration of the Belgian Climate Centre

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Kelle Moreau

On 29 November 2022, State Secretary for Science Policy Thomas Dermine, Scientific Director Valérie Trouet and Operational Director Ella Jamsin officially opened the Climate Centre at the "Space Pole" in Uccle.

Poster Museum Night Fever

Museum Night Fever at the Museum of Natural Sciences

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Alexandra Badila

An evening in full swing at the Museum of Natural Sciences! 

Step back millions of years in the Gallery of Evolution or stroll through Europe’s largest dinosaur gallery.

Princess Elisabeth baptises the RV Belgica. (Image: RBINS/Thierry Hubin)

RV Belgica baptised by HRH Princess Elisabeth in Ghent

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Kelle Moreau

On Saturday 25 June 2022, the new Belgian oceanographic research vessel RV Belgica was baptised. The official ceremony took place at the Rigakaai (North Sea Port) in the godfather city of Ghent, where the RV Belgica was moored for a few days for this occasion.

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King Philippe visits research vessel Belgica

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Kelle Moreau

On Thursday 21 April 2022, His Majesty King Philippe visited the new research vessel RV Belgica.

The measurements for CurieuzenAir are taken next to the entrance of the Museum of Natural Sciences. (Image: RBINS)

CurieuzenAir – RBINS as citizen scientist

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Kelle Moreau

Anyone who lives, works or plays sport in Brussels breathes litres of air every minute. That air is free, but it is incredibly precious and important for our health. But how good is the air quality in Brussels? CurieuzenAir calls on everyone's cooperation to find out.


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