For the first time a whole genome analysis has been conducted for the Atlantic puffin. The results are important in order to conserve the genetical variation.
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A new modeling result suggests that COVID-19 will turn into a childhood disease mostly affecting younger children.
Volcanic CO2 triggered the Permian extinction 252 million years ago. “This is highly relevant to present-day climate change,” professor says.
The University of Oslo is ranked the most innovative university in Norway by Thomson Reuters.