Oran Young awarded the Mohn Prize 2024
Professor emeritus at the University of California Santa Barbara, Oran Young, is the Mohn Prize laureate 2024 for his leading research and geopolitical work on the Arctic.
UiT establishes Center for Arctic Humanities
In order to strengthen and develop humanities research at UiT, a virtual Center for Arctic Humanities is now being established.
Humpback whales can adjust their swimming speed when running late – even when pregnant
For the first time, scientists have followed a huge humpback whale for a whole year, using satellite technology. The whale swam from Tromsø to the Caribbean and gave birth to a baby whale in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean.