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Charles Darwin, portrait by Julia Margaret Cameron.
Time and place: Feb. 11, 2022, Digital event/Blindern (to be announced)

Open lectures. Darwin Day is an international recognition of science and humanity, held in memory of Charles Darwin.

Photo of Kristine Bonnevie at a typewriter.
Time: Sep. 2, 2022

Open lectures.

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Photo of Kristine Bonnevie at a typewriter.
Time and place: Sep. 2, 2021 10:15 AM12:20 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus, Aud. 1

Open lectures by C. Jessica E. Metcalf and John-Arne Røttingen. The topics are the ecology and evolution of hosts and pathogens, and translating science to policy – the case of pandemic preparedness and response.

Time and place: Feb. 12, 2021 11:00 AM2:20 PM, Digital event (Zoom)

This year's Darwin Day event covers the topic of evolution and medicine. Speakers: Charles Swanton, Felicia Keesing, and Bruce Levin. This event is part of the Oslo Life Science Conference 2021.

Time and place: Feb. 12, 2020 10:15 AM3:00 PM, Aud. 1, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus, Oslo

This year's Darwin Day event covers a moonshot for biology: Resolving all genomes on earth within a decade! Speakers: Kerstin Lindblad-Toh, Josefin Stiller, Maren Wellenreuther, and Tom Gilbert. This event is part of the Oslo Life Science Conference 10–13 February 2020.

Time and place: Nov. 20, 2019 6:00 PM8:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsveien 29, 0167 Oslo

Massimo Pigliucci is giving a talk at Litteraturhuset on stoicism. It is free and open to everyone. 

Time and place: Nov. 2, 2019 9:00 AM7:00 PM, The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Drammensveien 78, Oslo

A conference covering topics Nils Chr. Stenseth has worked on. Open to whoever would like to attend. Please register!

Time and place: Sep. 24, 2019 6:00 PM8:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Sal: Amalie Skram

Norske forskere tar nå opp arven etter Nansen og utforsker økosystemene i de arktiske havområdene. Hvorfor gjør de det? Hva venter de å finne? Hvilke lange tradisjoner bygger denne forskningen på?

Time and place: Sep. 2, 2019 10:15 AM12:20 PM, University Aula, Karl Johans gate 47, Oslo

The two speakers at the Kristine Bonnevie lectures for 2019 will be the German developmental biologist and Nobel Prize-winner Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard, and the Norwegian neuroscientist and Nobel Prize-winner May-Britt Moser. Moser's lecture will be a multimedia concert lecture together with the Trondheim Soloists. This event is part of the University of Oslo's Annual Festivities 2019.

Time and place: May 28, 2019 7:00 PM9:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Sal: Amalie Skram

Hva er egentlig kunnskapsstatusen for havområdene utenfor Antarktis? Arrangører: CEES, Nordområdeutvalget ved Universitet i Oslo og Norsk Polarinstitutt