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Physics and the Artistic Imagination – New book from Bildmuseet

Physics and the Artistic Imagination – New book from Bildmuseet

Press releases   •   Sep 13, 2019 09:05 UTC

Featuring works by contemporary international artists, essays about physics and art, as well as extracts from conversations between physicists and artists, the book Entangle: Physics and the Artistic Imagination is an introduction to how particle physics is inspiring the work and practice of contemporary artists.

Bildmuseet: Entangle / Physics and the Artistic Imagination

Bildmuseet: Entangle / Physics and the Artistic Imagination

Press releases   •   Nov 01, 2018 13:00 UTC

Black holes, dark matter, gravity, space and time – these are phenomena that fascinate scientists and artists alike. Bildmuseet presents Entangle / Physics and the Artistic Imagination: painting, installation, fashion design, sculpture, film, digital artwork and photography inspired by the science which investigates the fundamental forces which shape our world. Press preview 15 November at 10:00.

Greenhouse emissions from Siberian rivers peak as permafrost thaws

Greenhouse emissions from Siberian rivers peak as permafrost thaws

Press releases   •   Sep 03, 2018 16:00 UTC

Permafrost soils store large quantities of frozen carbon and play an important role in regulating Earth’s climate. In a study published in Nature Geoscience, researchers from Umeå University, Sweden, in collaboration with an international team, now show that river greenhouse gas emissions rise high in areas where Siberian permafrost is actively thawing.

Protein interaction helps Yersinia cause disease

Protein interaction helps Yersinia cause disease

Press releases   •   Aug 20, 2018 12:26 UTC

Researchers at Umeå University, Sweden, in collaboration with an international team, have discovered a new mechanism for interaction between two proteins that are vital for the Yersinia pseudotuberculosis bacteria’s pathogenic ability.