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Next week 75 students and young scientists from all over the world gather for the fourth annual Bergen Summer Research School. Once again the aim is to focus on global issues, and to promote dialogue and foster interdisciplinary collaboration.
A new ocean laboratory on the floor of the Norwegian Sea will provide scientists with real time data. The observatory can give us a better understanding of the ocean.
On Tuesday the University of Bergen will arrange a meeting in support of those affected by the crisis in Japan.
How much CO2 are the oceans able to absorb, and will this change because of global warming? Scientists from all over the world are searching for the answer.
Most people are reluctant to give first aid because they are afraid of making a mistake. Georg Bollig has taught first aid to children in a kindergarten in Bergen.
The job market will need even more academics in the future, especially economists and science graduates.
Norms, values, language and culture is the theme for the 2011 Bergen Summer Research School (BSRS). This international, interdisciplinary research School attracts participants from all over the world. The deadline for applications is getting closer.
There are children from 21 different countries at Fantoft Gård kindergarten. This probably explains why the personnel have become experts on international children.
When you stand in front of a blackboard with chalk in your hand, you know that what you draw is seen immediately. There are no complications. Nothing can go wrong.
Are we living in a century of floods or drought? In a time with radical changes in sea level? The Age of Uncertainty conference is about the relationship between water and social development.
Disneyland is an amusement park for dead children. Hundreds of thousands of people profess to be members of a religion, which in fact, only exists on film. This is what happens when popular culture takes over religion.
Researchers at UiB have tested theories about the development of the universe. To carry out the tests, they copied the Big Bang.
More doctors’ degrees were conferred at the University of Bergen in 2010, than ever before. 111 doctors were honoured in January.
At UiB, we hope that most students study abroad for a part of their degree. See the film from the opening of International week, and learn why international student mobility is so important.
Students from Nepal have spent six months at UiB, and have experienced the University's international culture. This week is UiB International week.
The century old whale skeletons at Bergen Museum are getting an "extreme makeover" to preserve them for the future. Meet the professional whale washers in this video.
It was necessary for John Arvid Grytnes and Ernst Nordtveit to step in and hold the opening lecture at the biodiversity conference in Kathmandu in Nepal, at very short notice.
The University of Bergen filmed and interviewed some of the newly arrived international students at their reception in early January. Watch their testimonials!

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