Department of Biological Sciences (BIO)

News archive for Department of Biological Sciences (BIO)

Victoria Braithwaite, a Professor-II in the Aquatic behavioural biology group, has written a popular science book entitled, "Do fish feel pain?".
BIO scientists Glenn Bristow, Tore Høisæter and Rune Rosland have been involved in NUFU projects in Vietnam.
Kathy Willis, Professor II with EECRG, has just been elected a Foreign Member of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters (Biology Class). She will be formally admitted at the Annual Meeting of the Academy on May 3rd. Congratulations Kathy!
Understanding the vast and complex microbial world around us is a difficult and complex process – we cannot see most of it!! However, thanks to better visualising tools and advances in molecular technology we are learning more – or coming to understand how little we know!