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Umevatoriet/Sliperiet får ny föreståndare

Umevatoriet/Sliperiet får ny föreståndare

Nu är det klart. Madelen Bodin, universitetslektor och biträdande prefekt vid Institutionen för naturvetenskapernas och matematikens didaktik, blir föreståndare för det nya science centret vid Umeå universitet när Umevatoriet och Sliperiet slås ihop och bildar en ny verksamhet i Sliperiets lokaler. Verksamheten kommer bland annat att innehålla en ny domteater för visualisering, presentation och planetarievisning.


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New exhibition at Bildmuseet: William Kentridge / The Refusal of Time

2018-09-26
Can we ever truly understand the passing of time in a world in a state of constant flux? As the first art institution in Sweden, Bildmuseet presents William Kentridge's The Refusal of Time. The large scale installation opens on Friday 12 October.

SEK 24 million to research on tuberculosis and antibiotic resistance

2018-09-10
Fredrik Almqvist, Professor in organic chemistry at Umeå University, and his American research colleague Christina Stallings, receive SEK 24 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for research for combating infections of the most common type of tuberculosis bacteria.

Greenhouse emissions from Siberian rivers peak as permafrost thaws

2018-09-03
Permafrost soils store large quantities of frozen carbon and play an important role in regulating Earth’s climate. In a study published in Nature Geoscience, researchers from Umeå University, Sweden, in collaboration with an international team, now show that river greenhouse gas emissions rise high ...

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