Press releases

New clever method finds the best location for solar and wind farms

New clever method finds the best location for solar and wind farms

Aug 17, 2020 07:00 UTC
​“I have developed an efficient method which can be used in selecting the best alternat...

Peatland carbon and nitrogen stocks vulnerable to permafrost thaw

Peatland carbon and nitrogen stocks vulnerable to permafrost thaw

Aug 10, 2020 22:00 UTC
Northern peatlands hold large stocks of carbon and nitrogen and thus play a key role in...

Scents reveal which forests are of high biodiversity value and need protection

Scents reveal which forests are of high biodiversity value and need protection

Aug 10, 2020 14:59 UTC
"When we develop systems with artificial scents for key and indicator species, one indi...

Plant roots increase carbon emission from permafrost soils

Plant roots increase carbon emission from permafrost soils

Jul 20, 2020 15:00 UTC
A key uncertainty in climate projections is the amount of carbon emitted by thawing per...

Studies about violence in close relationships leave out the most vulnerable ones

Studies about violence in close relationships leave out the most vulnerable ones

May 28, 2020 07:00 UTC
​“Many comprehensive studies about violence in close relationships show that women and ...

Doctoral student halved electricity consumption of world-leading company

Doctoral student halved electricity consumption of world-leading company

May 11, 2020 06:00 UTC
“Bumax’s improvement is fantastic and it’s so rewarding to see that our support and our...

Researchers: Other countries can learn from Sweden in tackling social distance

Researchers: Other countries can learn from Sweden in tackling social distance

Apr 27, 2020 10:09 UTC
In two reports, Google show that when we are practicing social distancing, contact with...

Learning in pairs gives new nurses the sense of confidence they need

Learning in pairs gives new nurses the sense of confidence they need

Apr 16, 2020 06:00 UTC
​“When you are new and very vulnerable, working in pairs provides the sense of confiden...

Healthier ecosystems provide greater health benefits

Healthier ecosystems provide greater health benefits

Apr 07, 2020 13:49 UTC
“Our research shows that for people with a deep relationship with nature, an ecological...

University of Gävle research awarded EU prize for assistance to older adults and people with disabilities

University of Gävle research awarded EU prize for assistance to older adults and people with disabilities

Mar 27, 2020 07:00 UTC
​The AXO-Suit is an assistive mechanical skeleton which give freedom of mobility to old...