Teknisk-naturvetenskaplig fakultet - Umeå Universitet

CIRC researchers in new Bigert and Bergström film

CIRC researchers in new Bigert and Bergström film

The artist duo Bigert and Bergströms new film "The Climate Experiment" (2018) presents the lurking awareness of our own role in the change of climate. 10 minutes in, the duo visits Climate Impact Research Centre and talks with CIRC researchers, Keith Larson and Ellen Dorrepaal. The film is available at SvtPlay and has also been been highlighted by The Faculty of Science and Technology at Umeå University. 

Citizen Science - A Democratic Approach to Science

Medborgarforskning - Vetenskapslunch med Keith Larson

Ekologen Keith Larson föreläste om medborgarforskning på Vetenskapslunch torsdag den 1 mars på Kafe Station. Medborgarforskning är forskning som genomförs med ett aktivt deltagande av allmänheten, det vill säga andra än professionella forskare. Det handlar ofta om projekt där en stor mängd data ska samlas in och hanteras. Föreläsningen filmades och går nu att se.

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Arctic worming?

[2018-02-16] In North America, the spread of European earthworms is a known environmental issue as it has turned out that some of these species are capable of altering entire forest ecosystems. In Sweden, we have so far had a positive approach to earthworms and no policies have been put in place to limit the spread of these worms in Swedish national parks. A new study from Umeå University in North Sweden now shows that the Swedish approach may need revision.

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