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Time and place: May 19, 2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Science Library, Vilhelm Bjerknes hus

by Professor Linda T. Elkins-Tanton, Director of the School of Earth and Space Science at Arizona State University, and a member of the Scientific Advisory Board for Centre for Earth Evolution and Dynamics (CEED).

Time and place: Apr. 3, 2014 3:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

John D. Barrow visits the Science Library with his talk "Our Universe and Others". Join us in a talk that reveals the newest observations about our universe's future fate. Soup can be bought in the cafe from 15:00.

Time and place: Mar. 26, 2014 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Wednesday 26. March at kl. 12:00 the winner of the Abel Prize 2014 will be announced in the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters. The Science Library shows the announcement live in Auditorium 5 in Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus. We celebrate with cake and coffee from 11:45.

Time and place: Mar. 14, 2014 6:15 PM - 7:00 PM, Sophus Lies Auditorium

The bestselling author and superstar Simon Singh visits the Science Library! He will talk about his brainy new book "The Simpsons and their Mathematical Secrets" in Sophus Lie's Auditorium on Friday March 14 at 18:15. A must for anyone interested in mathematics, as well as for the millions of Simpsons fans worldwide.

Two people sitting next to each other, with earphones on and reading a book.
Time and place: Mar. 13, 2014 2:00 PM - Mar. 22, 2014 5:00 PM, HumSam-biblioteket i Georg Sverdrups hus

Want a different theatre experience? Black Box Teater brings Ant Hampton & Tim Etchells' play "The Quiet Volume" to our library March 13.- 22.

Time and place: Feb. 27, 2014 4:15 PM - Apr. 30, 2014, Science library, Vilhelm Bjerknes hus

The geologists Olivier Galland & Caroline Sassier set up an educational project in 2008/2009. They visited 23 spectacular geological places in the Andean Cordillera, and at the same time teaching pupils from 17 Schools through a blog.

Time and place: Feb. 27, 2014 4:15 PM - 5:00 PM, The Science Library, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Welcome to the Science Library to hear Olivier Galland, researcher in volcanology at the University of Oslo, talk about the adventures of the Andean Geotrail expedition. In the entrance hall of Vilhelm Bjerknes house you will find an amazing photo exhibition from the expedition.

Time and place: Feb. 12, 2014 10:15 AM - 3:30 PM, Auditorium 1, Helga Engs hus, Blindern, Oslo

Speakers: Stefan Bengtson, Terrence W. Deacon, William F. Martin, Adam Rutherford, Nathan Sanders and Eörs Szathmáry

Time and place: Sep. 2, 2013 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Aud. 1, Georg Sverdrups hus, Blindern

This year at the annual Kristine Bonnevie lectures, the geneticist and popular science author Steve Jones from University College London will tell you "What sex really means". Eugenie C. Scott from The National Center for Science Education will draw on her long experience in defending science education in the U.S., and explain why communicating science is so important in her lecture "Defending evolution - and some other sciences".

Time and place: May 13, 2013 3:15 PM, Science Library, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

A lecture by David M. Buss, with comments by comedian and sociologist Harald Eia and criminologist Vibeke Ottesen.

The Science library will be streaming a live webcast