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Published Dec. 13, 2016 7:10 PM

UiO:Life Science is one of three large interdisciplinary strategic areas at UiO. Our strategy states that we shall strengthen quality and interaction in research; recruit, educate and develop talents; and promote innovation in the life sciences related to environment and health. A life sciences building, which is planned for completion in 2023, is a significant aspect of our work.

Published Dec. 9, 2016 11:13 AM

From Denmark. 

Published Dec. 8, 2016 3:23 PM

Lee Hsiang Liow at CEES and NHM has received a grant to study the link between micro- and macroevolution. 

Land-ATmosphere Interactions in Cold Environments - LATICE. Photo: Anders Bryn, NHM
Published Dec. 2, 2016 11:44 AM

Presentations from the LATICE network seminar at The Natural History Museum (UiO) in Oslo 9/10 November 2016.

Published Nov. 9, 2016 2:01 PM

First week of November the Norwegian Research School DEEP arranged its very first intensive course for PhD students. The course Planetary Physics and Global Tectonics is the first in a series of new courses established by the school.

Published Nov. 8, 2016 8:20 PM

From Italy. 

Klaus Høiland gets the Bonnevie prize
Published Nov. 8, 2016 11:30 AM

Professor Klaus Høiland was awarded the Bonnevie prize for his lifelong effort to communicate science.

Nils Chr. Stenseth
Published Nov. 8, 2016 11:12 AM

Friday 28th of October Professor Nils Chr. Stenseth was elected into the prestigious academy as a foreign associate.

Published Nov. 3, 2016 4:00 PM

Anders Malthe-Sørensen, Stephanie Werner and Mari Helén Varøy are newly elected representatives for permanent and temporary academic staff, and technical/administrative staff.

Published Nov. 2, 2016 4:00 PM

4th of November is the date for kick-off for the Paris Climate Agreement but also for a new Norwegian CCS research centre; NCCS - Industry driven innovation for fast track CCS deployment.

Published Oct. 27, 2016 7:08 PM

Our students are competing in the iGEM competition with their own invention! Phone-lab is a simple instrument to measure antibiotic resistance.

building entrance
Published Oct. 27, 2016 12:00 PM

The election of the Faculty Board is opened. Give your vote before the deadline November 3 at 12:00 pm.

Image of Pål Falnes
Published Oct. 26, 2016 12:37 PM

Pål Falnes is taking over the leadership for the Section for Biochemistry and Molecular biology (BMB) after Fahri Saatciouglu.

Published Oct. 19, 2016 10:37 AM

Opportunities for research in paleo- and rock magnetism at the Ivar Giæver Geomagnetic Laboratory (IGGL), University of Oslo, Norway with the Ivar Giæver Visiting Fellowship Program (spring 2017). Application deadline is November 30, 2016.

Published Oct. 19, 2016 10:27 AM

Opportunities for research in paleo- and rock magnetism at the Ivar Giæver Geomagnetic Laboratory (IGGL), University of Oslo, Norway with the Ivar Giæver Visiting Fellowship Program (spring 2017). Application deadline is November 30, 2016.

Earth sunrise seen out from space. The methane gas is an extremely effective greenhouse gas, effecting solar energy to warm up the atmosphere. Illustration:
Published Oct. 14, 2016 12:32 PM

For 56 mill years ago the climate on Earth changed rapidly and the temperature increased at least 5 degrees. Scientists are now closer to understand the climate change, called PETM, and why it lasted over 150 000 years. The answer might be eruptions of methane gas from craters offshore Norway.

Published Oct. 13, 2016 1:08 PM

Solar physicist from France. 

Published Oct. 13, 2016 10:35 AM

The Copernicus Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 satellites have found signs of an ongoing glacier dislocation between two recent massive ice avalanches in Tibet.

Sentinels team up reporting 12. October.

Published Sep. 23, 2016 2:52 PM

You can promote candidates until the deadline October 26 at 2:00 PM.

Published Sep. 15, 2016 11:55 PM

A new system for recycling will be introduced at the MN faculty. – This is an important measure for an environmentally sustainable university, says Dean Morten Dæhlen.

Leaders UiO, LO and NHO
Published Sep. 12, 2016 9:30 PM

Quality assurance of the management base and cost estimates before the project is submitted to Parliament for approval and funding (QA2) of the planned life science building at UiO started August 16th according to the time schedule and is to be finished till Christmas.

Norwegian banner Nordic Life Science Days
Published Sep. 12, 2016 9:11 PM

At the 14th and 15th  of September the Nordic Life Science Days is arranged in Stockholm. In the evening the 13th a Norwegian–Swedish networking is taking place at the Norwegian Embassy in Stockholm.

Published Sep. 9, 2016 1:49 PM

Within 2016 The University of Oslo will sort all waste.

Published Sep. 9, 2016 1:03 PM

Thursday 8th of September the Department fo biosciences held a seremony for the masterstudents that graudated.

The international journal Hydrology Research has awarded the best paper in 2014-2016. Illustration:
Published Sep. 8, 2016 5:12 PM

Winners of the best paper in Hydrology Research 2014-2016. We congratulate professor Chong-Yu Xu, Department of Geosciences et. al.