DEEP Insights

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COVID19 shows us that its “Time for Nature” this World Environment Day

Today, it's World Environment Day and the United Nation's way of encouraging awareness for the protection of our environment.

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A hidden treasure: Stockholm University´s green house plant collection

Up on the rooftop at Department of Ecology, Environment and Plant Sciences (DEEP) hides a green treasure in a realm of light. It’s DEEPs greenhouse and used for both teaching biology students about plants, as well as for research purposes.

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The weird and wonderful world of grasses: 6 things you did not know about grasses

When you hear the word “grass” you typically think of a green lawn neatly grown in a garden or park. However, the world of grasses entails so much more. Discover more in the blog post.

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Freshwater survivor - the Perfoliate pondweed

The perfoliate pondweed (Potamogeton perfoliatus) is a freshwater plant, relatively common in the brackish Baltic Sea. One can find it along the whole Swedish east coast. It is growing and flowering during the summer. Many of its shoots die off in the winter. However, it has a clever survival strategy, that often benefits more than one organism.

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#BalanceforBetter: Valuing the contributions to Women in our department

The theme for this year’s International Women's Day is #BalanceforBetter. As a department we're immensely proud of how we have strived to build a more gender-balanced and diverse environment.

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A south Atlantic secret - expedition to Ilha da Trindade

Linda Eggertsen is probably the first swede on the Brazilian island Ilha da Trindade, where she examines the fish and the benthic community.

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Welcome to DEEP Insights Department blog

We are now creating a blog to reach out to as many people as possible. If you want to know more about the department's latest research and what the life as a researcher looks like – follow our blog “DEEP Insights”.

Contact

The communication group is responsible for the department's blog "DEEP Insights", Twitter and Instagram. If you have any questions, comments or tips on what should appear on our social media, please contact us.

When you want to reach the entire communications group with ideas:

communication.deep@su.se

Twitter tips:

twitter.deep@su.se

Instagram tips:

instagram.deep@su.se

Facebook tips:

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When an article is accepted, please contact:

publication.deep@su.se

The communication group includes:

Amanda González-Bengtsson - science communicator

Benjamin Jones - PhD student

 

 

Agnes Karlsson- assistant professor

Peter Hambäck - professor