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  • nordic-imagingplattform Nordic imaging platforms awarded funding from NordForsk May 20, 2020 2:27 PM

    The Nordic network of imaging platforms, Bridging Nordic Microscopy Infrastructures BNMI, has been awarded NOK 2.5 million from NordForsk. The Norwegian coordinating node in this network is NorMIC Oslo, an infrastructure at the Department of Biosciences, UiO.

  • erodingpalsafinnmark3_660 Permafrost may thaw faster than previously thought May 13, 2020 10:09 AM

    A new article shows that accounting for thermokarst-inducing processes matter when predicting permafrost thawing.

  • preview_colourbox6225055 Access to thousands of e-books May 7, 2020 8:55 AM

    Through new agreements with Wiley and Taylor & Francis, students and staff at UiO and OUS now have access to over 120,000 more e-book titles than before. In total, we now have access to over 900,000 e-books in Oria, the library's catalog.


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