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New President and Vice President of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

Hans Petter Graver

Hans Petter Graver will be the new President of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters. He is elected for the period 2019 - 2021. Gunn Elisabeth Birkelund will be new Vice President.

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The environmental footprint of population growth

cliate meeting

The world’s population is continuously growing. How does this growth affect climate change accelerators such as greenhouse-gas emissions? We invite two highly regarded researchers to discuss, and perhaps answer these questions with us on September 27th. Welcome!

(21.09.2018) More

Norwegian oceanographer remembered by Professor Walter Munk

Walter Munk Group Photo

Professor emeritus Walter Munk, the hundred year old oceanographer, visited Norway on the occasion of Maud's homecoming to remind us of the historic importance of oceanography and the heroic age of polar exploration. 

(14.09.2018) More

Seven scientific pioneers received the 2018 Kavli Prizes

Kavli Prize Laureates

The Kavli Prize Laureates in Astrophysics, Nanoscience and Neuroscience received their prizes from His Majesty King Harald V at an award ceremony in Oslo Concert Hall today, Tuesday 4 September. The Kavli Prize consists of USD 1 million in each of the fields. In addition the laureates receive a gold medal and a scroll. The American actor Alan Alda and the Norwegian actress and Heidi Ruud Ellingsen co-hosted the ceremony.

(04.09.2018) More

Record turnout for Atiyah’s Abel Lecture at ICM in Rio

Abel Lecture at ICM Rio 2018

1250 mathematicians from all over the world filled the big conference hall in Rio de Janeiro on Monday the 6th of August to listen to Sir Michael Atiyah’s  Abel Lecture, “The Future of Mathematical Physics: New ideas in old bottles”.

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Forthcoming events

27 September 2018 at 18:00 - 27 September 2018 at 20:15

The environmental footprint of population growth

Lectures

Location: The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Drammensveien 78, Oslo

The world’s population is continuously growing. How does this growth affect climate change accelerators such as greenhouse-gas emissions? What is the true nature of the relationship between population growth and climate change, and what are the ethical considerations when addressing this relationship?

Det Norske Videnskaps-Akademi
Drammensveien 78
N-0271 Oslo
Telefon: +47 22 84 15 00
E-post: post@dnva.no
 
Nettredaktør: Anne-Marie Astad
Design og teknisk løsning: Ravn Webveveriet AS
 
The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters
Drammensveien 78
N-0271 Oslo, Norway
Telephone: + 47 22 84 15 00
E-mail: post@dnva.no
Web editor: Anne-Marie Astad
Design and technical solutions: Ravn Webveveriet AS