UiB students on campus
Image of SapienCE researcher Karen van Nierkerk excavating in Blombos Cave

New study shows signs of early creation of modern human identities

Our early ancestors were collecting eye-catching shells that may have been used as personal ornaments 100 000 years ago. The discoveries possibly also show the creation of identity that gradually, but radically changed the way we look at ourselves and others.

Kick off
Norwegian AI Cloud lansering

Kick off for a Large-scale Collaboration on Artificial Intelligence

Recently, the establishment of the Norwegian Artificial Intelligence Cloud (NAIC) was launched. NAIC aims to make expertise and tools in artificial intelligence accessible to a much larger audience than today.

ERC Starting grant
Smilende mann med brun blazer og rutete skjorte foran SV-fakultetet.

Spitzer has been awarded the prestigeous ERC Starting Grant

«This is an opportunity to tackle prominent but largely-overlooked challenges plaguing the frontiers of developed liberal democracies» Aaron Spitzer says.

Medieval studies
Åslaug Ommundsen in the archive(s)

Book fragments from the Middle Ages reveal their secrets

In the Nordic countries, tens of thousands of pages from liturgical books from the Middle Ages have been preserved. An international network of researchers has formed around the materials.

Oct 04

Opening Conference CENTENOL

Welcome to the kick off for The Centre on the Europeanization of Norwegian Law (CENTENOL).