Hochschulwettbewerb 2013

 

Students anticipate new friendships and ideas in Manchester

This July 100 school students are coming to Manchester for the final European Student Parliament. They’ve been selected for their skills in debating science at 16 local parliaments in cities around Europe. The theme is ‘the...

Debating the future of the human being

Do you like vanilla ice cream? Would you like to try the new synthetic-biology vanilla made with yeast, or does that sound too gross? Do you think it’s any different from everyday processes used in the manufacturing of cheese...

Stem cells: insight into these potential allrounders

Stem cells provide opportunities both for medical research and for future therapies. In this interview Dr Katrin Zeilinger from the Berlin-Brandenburg Centrum für Regenerative Therapien gave us insights into what stem cell...

The Future of Human Being in Tartu

While the most of the participants of the 2013-14 EUSP round have already graduated from high school and moved on to another exciting challenges, the spirit of the project still lives on in Tartu, waiting for the new round to...

Augmented Human: how can technology extend human capabilities?

Research in the field 'Augmented Human' considers how technology can optimise humans by extending our capabilites. We interviewed Dr Michael Minge from the TU Berlin to find out about the future world of the optimised human...

Swiss Students Debate Science at Mendrisio City Council

How do we expect to live in the future? Will human beings eat healthier? Will there be enough food for everyone? What about our brain and our body: will we be able to heal or improve them with drugs or technology at will?...

From Sofia to Strasbourg - From Turin to Tartu: European Student Parliaments go into a new Round

After the great success of the last European Student Parliaments we are thrilled to open a new round! Again we will be looking to the future with the topic “The Future of the Human Being”. We are looking forward to critical and...