An individual human can maintain stable social relationships with about 150 people. This is known as ‘Dunbar’s number’. A new study indicates that a cognitive limit on human group sizes cannot be derived in this manner.
Professor Alexander Balatsky is heading a new project aiming to break new ground in the field of quantum physics. The researchers intend to develop new theoretical models and methods to understand, predict and ultimately also to control new dynamic quantum states.
Sperm size varies dramatically among different animal species. But why is sperm size so variable when they share the same job – to fertilize eggs? In a new article published in Nature Ecology and Evolution, researchers from Stockholm University show that animal sperm evolution become supercharged only when sperm swim inside females.
A special issue on aDNA was published in the Journal of Social Archaeology (JSA), vol 21:2, 2021, edited by researchers at the Department of Culture and Aestethics, project members of the research project Code, Narrative, History.
This online conference puts the searchlight on contemporary and historical revolutions of reading with four main streams of inquiry: “Critical and Postcritical Reading”; “Reading Across: Multilingualism, Translation and Comparison”; “Materialities of Reading”; and “Zooming In and Out: Reassessing Reading Methodologies”.
IFIM is delighted to invite you to attend another (online) event, a panel discussion focusing on the meaning and implications of the CJEU ruling in YouTube/Cyando. The CJEU decision will be released on 22 June 2021.
The coastal zones are among the most effective areas on Earth at sequestering carbon from the atmosphere. Treated right, these ecosystems are important cornerstones in climate change mitigation, but if degraded, they instead release large amounts of greenhouse gases, re-enforcing global warming.
Språkstudion invites all students interested in volunteering as Language Cafe coordinators during the autumn term of 2021 to an information meeting. Both new and experienced cafe coordinators are invited, and all languages are welcome!