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Humans living in South Africa in the Middle Stone Age used advanced heating techniques that vastly improved living conditions during the era.
Andrea Bender combines psychology and anthropology to observe how our language and culture shape the way we perceive the world.
The keynotes and panel discussions will be streamed live via the links below.
On the occasion of the voting anniversary three years ago there was an international conference on gender and citizenship. In this publication you can read texts from many great contributors and SKOK's Kari Jegerstedt is one of the editors
Autumn of 2016 Dinara Podgornova started her position as a phd student at SKOK. Her project will run for four years and here you can find some more information about her project
Language resources are becoming more accessible for researchers throughout Europe.
"Our aim is to strengthen the academic environment for philosophical logic in Norway."
NB! The seminar will be held in the seminarroom at the ground-/first floor, Sydnesplassen 12/13 the hole semester! Open course at the Department of Philosophy, autumn 2016.
Climate change was less important for technological innovation among Stone Age humans than previously assumed.
SVTs Andrea Saltelli and Silvio Funtowicz share their reflections on Brexit in The Guardian
Six leading scientists give perspectives on UK science after Brexit in the Guardian. Andrea Saltelli and Silvio Funtowicz who both work at the Centre for the Study of the Sciences and the Humanities (SVT), are among them.
Jeroen van der Sluijs studies the use of scientific facts in policy making. He is now in the final round in the competition of becoming a Norwegian Centre of Excellence (SFF).
Scott Rettberg and collaborators' VR narrative Hearts and Minds is the 2016 winner of the Electronic Literature Organization's Robert Coover Award for a Work of Electronic Literature.
- You can’t separate the poet from the fascist. Everything should be read together, says Andrea Rinaldi, PhD candidate at the Department of Foreign Languages at UiB.
- You can’t separate the poet from the fascist. Everything should be read together, says Andrea Rinaldi, PhD candidate at the Department of Foreign Languages at UiB.
The film "Talking about climate" is produced by 1001 Films for the LINGCLIM project (English subtitles).
Director of the SVT, prof Matthias Kaiser, participates at this International Research Roundtable that focuses on the ethical challenges of herring food webs and value chains. Herring food webs connect diverse ecological species with different functions within marine ecosystems. Similarly, herring value chains connect multiple social actors who may interact directly, at a local fish market, or... Read more
“I’m in love with Bergen”, says one of the five Tunisian exchange students that the Department of Foreign Languages has welcomed this spring semester.

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