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Published Feb. 12, 2016 2:47 PM

Two of the world’s leading centres for evolutionary science will join forces to strengthen evolution research and education, through a new partnership deal announced today, Friday 12 February, for International Darwin Day.

Published Oct. 14, 2015 9:38 AM

Jo Skeie Hermansen is honoured with prestigious award for his doctoral dissertation at IBV/CEES.

Published Oct. 13, 2015 11:26 AM

The project PlagPART (PI Nils Chr. Stenseth) received funding from the Research Council of Norway.

Published May 12, 2015 2:16 PM

MARmaED (Joël Durant, PI) got funding from the European Commission.

Published May 12, 2015 1:10 PM

New publication by Voje et al. (Colloquium 4) on how biotic forces may drive long-term evolution in Proceedings of the Royals Society B

Published May 2, 2015 9:20 AM

Finnegan et al. (Lee Hsiang Liow) in this weeks Science on extinction risk of marine life. 

Published Apr. 29, 2015 10:50 AM

Professor Nils Chr. Stenseth has been elected as foreign associate of the National Academy of Sciences

Published Apr. 22, 2015 1:13 PM
Published Feb. 23, 2015 9:01 PM

Climate-driven plague outbreaks in Asia were repeatedly introduced into medieval Europe, new research from CEES, Norway, and WSL, Switzerland, shows.

Published Feb. 9, 2015 4:43 PM

Biologists at CEES, Department of Biosciences, are now making a giant effort to identify the relationship between climate change, rat infestations, and the many major plague epidemics throughout history. The knowledge may be used to predict the next plague outbreak.

Published Nov. 14, 2014 1:38 PM

CEES organises a 2-day conference on the history of plague, at the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters. The conference has several prominent speakers, and ends with summarising thoughts by Jared Diamond.

Published Oct. 6, 2014 10:02 AM

CEES chosen as host of 12 applications 

Published Aug. 11, 2014 10:33 AM

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Published July 18, 2014 8:00 AM

A team involving present and former CEES members has shown that the wheat genome is the result of multiple rounds of hybrid speciation. The findings have broad implications for understanding genome function and, thus, cultivar improvement in bread wheat.

Published June 10, 2014 2:38 PM

CEES Professor Vøllestad's article Gene pleiotropy constrains gene expression changes in fish adapted to different thermal conditions (Papakostas et al.) was published in Nature Communications 3 June.

Published May 31, 2014 8:37 AM

A marine animal thought to have been extinct for four million years has been found alive and well and living in New Zealand. 

Published May 15, 2014 2:42 PM

The new lab will be operational within the next few months. Its total cost, including equipment, is 18 million NOK (2.2 million EUR).

Published May 9, 2014 3:02 PM

CEES Professor Mysterud joined Group 5: Biology, The Natural Sciences Division of the Academy, as the youngest member of the group

Published Mar. 14, 2014 2:31 PM

The European Commission has published a few days ago a new call for Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships.

Published Mar. 14, 2014 1:33 PM

The European Commission has appointed CEES Chair Stenseth to the governing body of the European Research Council (ERC). During his 4-year term, he and his fellow members of the Scientific Council will define the scientific funding strategy and methodologies of the Agency.