Georg Sverdrups hus,
3rd floor (map)
Moltke Moes vei 39
The first lady of Iceland Eliza Reid visits UiO to discuss the gendered workplace of 2017. Mímir Kristjánsson, news editor of Klassekampen, moderates the debate.
We will show the Oscar nominated Hidden Figures in Sophus Lie's Auditorium March 8th. See you there?
In collaboration with the organizers of the Women in Data Science (WiDS) conference held at Stanford University, SINTEF Digital and the University of Oslo are happy to announce the first WiDS Oslo satellite event Friday February 3.
Digital tools for managing and sharing research data.
Skills Sharing - Digital Literacy - Research Collaboration
Guest of honor Prof. emeritus Yngve Kristoffersen will give a talk on the adventures and the science of the 2014/2015 FRAM expedition.
What are stem cells, where do we find them and what are their roles? How can we use knowledge about stem cells in research and treatment of diseases? Why are stem cells so much debated?
What can fashionable ideas, blind faith, or pure fantasy possibly have to do with the scientific quest to understand the universe?
What is CRISPR, and how can it be a game changer when it comes to gene editing in plants and animals, including humans? How do researchers use CRISPR to find better treatments for diseases? What ethical challenges are we facing with this new groundbreaking technology?
The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences and the Science Library invites Ph.D. candidates to a day of motivation, inspiration and dissemination. This year's topic is employability of the PhD.
Bart De Pontieu will bring us closer to our nearest star trough his lecture about the sun.
100 000 years ago there were at least six species of humans on Earth. Today there is only one, ours: Homo sapiens. Yuval Harari is presenting his book "Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind" that is launched in Norwegian February 1st 2016.
With information designer Angela Morelli.
With 'Carpentry week’ at the Science Library, we offer a mini-seminar and several workshops to help you acquire the necessary skills to work with your data efficiently and reproducibly.
Software carpentry is the new buzz word among researchers at UiO. And what is happening with research data? This mini seminar enters the broad field of open science by discussing data management skills in the light of Open Science.
For the first time in Norway, the University of Oslo will host the alternative Nobel Prize show — the Ig Nobel Prize which the journal Nature calls "the highlight of the scientific calendar". As part of their Europe tour founder of the IG Nobel award Marc Abrahams is visiting UiO with a selected team of previous winners.
Realistforeningen and The Science library invites you to a movie marathon in the foyer
How can the brain learn from experiences, and at the same time be stable enough to retain memories for decades? How does mental capacity change throughout life? At the seminar we will look more deeply into these questions.
Software Carpentry's mission is to help scientists and engineers get more research done in less time and with less pain by teaching them basic lab skills for scientific computing.
National Geographic Young Explorers have grants for students! You are all invited to the seminar to see some good talks and get information about how to apply. Remember to register by september 28th.
Five years ago Angela fell in love with the concept of virtual water. That concept took her on an amazing journey that led to major discoveries: our hidden demands on water, the power of information design and the importance of communicating science.
A brief history of DNA, the story of genetics and how we're culturally predisposed to misunderstand it.
Water may seem ordinary – it pours from our taps and falls from the sky – but you would be surprised at what a profoundly strange substance it is.
Off-grid solar energy is a solution that may make electricity available very fast for the over 1 mrd people living without access to electricity at home. In this lecture, Trygve Mongstad will share his experience from Malawi, where he worked for one year as a solar energy entrepreneur through a project funded by FK Norway and the Norwegian Department of Foreign Affairs.