Today’s dogs descended from two different wolf populations that were domesticated in East or Central Asia. Researchers have been analyzing DNA from prehistoric wolves.
SEE NEW FILM. Archaeologists at Stockholm University have located a Viking Age shipyard at Birka on Björkö in Lake Mälaren. This challenges previous theories for Viking Age life at Birka.
Wildlife habitats will change as Earth’s temperature rises. To attempt to predict what will happen due to future warming, Peter Heintzman will map how prehistoric climate changes affected life on Earth.
In the video podcast The Third Task, students and researchers discuss how social change needs to occur in connection with the climate crisis.
A new study shows that seagrass fisheries provide a reliable safety-net for poor, since fishermen perceive those habitats to maintain large fish catches over time.
Science has an important role to play in the transition to a sustainable society. But more cooperation is needed and decision-makers have to act more quickly. Those were the main messages at an sustainability conference.