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With an increased interest in the natural resources of the Arctic, geologists are increasingly drawn to research on the archipelago of Svalbard.
More and more cruise ships visit the fjords of Western Norway. But cruise tourists only spend a fraction of what other tourists spend.
The marine animal tunicate can be used both as biofuel and fish food, according to prize-winning research at UiB and Uni Research.
So far, the tobacco plant has done more harm than good. But in the future, the plant may be used as part of a life-saving vaccine.
An iPhone app developed in Bergen is helping schizophrenia patients block the unwanted voices they hear in their heads.