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Academy Award 2018 to Academician Eva-Mari Aro

Academy Award 2018 to Academician Eva-Mari Aro

Academician Eva-Mari Aro was awarded the Finnish Academy of Science and Letters Academy Award 2018. Academician Aro, molecular biologist and professor at the University of Turku, is one of the world’s leading experts on photosynthesis.

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Symposium

Symposium "Culture in Political Context – Theorizing Engagements in Contemporary Societies", 31 May - 1 June 2018

Prof. Laurent Thévenot, French sociologist and economist, Director of Studies at EHESS, will be present at symposium organised at the University of Tampere 31 May - 1 June. The event is open to the public. Welcome!

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Young Academy Finland Club February 14, 2018

Young Academy Finland Club February 14, 2018

At the January meeting of the Young Academy Finland (YAF) Club presentations were given by mathematician Ville Salo and social historian Pirita Frigren. Videos can now be seen online!

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Negative emission technologies will not compensate for inadequate climate change mitigation efforts, say European science academies

Negative emission technologies will not compensate for inadequate climate change mitigation efforts, say European science academies

A new report confirms that negative emission technologies (NETs) offer only “limited realistic potential” to remove large amounts of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and not at the scale envisaged in some climate scenarios.

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Väisälä Prize 2017

Väisälä Prize 2017

Väisälä Prizes 2017 were given to two distinguished scientists Professor Camilla Hollanti (Aalto University) and Professor Sabrina Maniscalco (University of Turku and Aalto University).

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Irma Thesleff to become Foreign Associate of the National Academy of Sciences

Irma Thesleff to become Foreign Associate of the National Academy of Sciences

Member of the Finnish Academy of Science and Letters, Academician Irma Thesleff has been chosen as a foreign associate of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) in the United States.

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