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KU Leuven Stories
The power of wonder
Not a piece of cake
The search for alternative cake ingredients is… not a piece of cake.
Microalgae: a nutritional package
Microalgae consist of exactly one cell … one cell crammed full of goodness.
Meat substitutes 3.0
KU Leuven scientists research how to turn soya beans into a high-quality meat substitute.
The search for a full-bodied beer
If you haven’t yet given a hearty yes to an alcohol-free or low-alcohol beer, it may be due to a lack of "fullness".
Light as a feather, yet unbreakable
KU Leuven spin-off REIN4CED developed a rock-solid and impact-resistant alternative to carbon racing bicycles.
Heptathlete Noor Vidts has bioscience engineering as an extra discipline
Noor Vidts combines sports and academic studies. After a top performance at the Olympics, she will focus on her master’s thesis this year.
The connections between your intestines and your brain
There is a line of communication between your intestines and your brain, and it may influence your emotions, such as stress and fear.
AI: will intelligence come with time?
KU Leuven researchers attempt to make AI systems more flexible and to ensure that they become genuinely intelligent.