GÄSTKRÖNIKA: Istället för salami – vad sägs om hållbar energi?

Energikällor som kol och olja är varken oändliga och eller miljövänliga. Vi människor använder dessutom så mycket energi att det påverkar klimatet. Även om många runt om i världen arbetar med att hitta nya och bättre energikällor gör tekniken ingen nytta om ingen vill eller kan använda den. För att få reda på vad människor i Sverige tycker om ny energiteknik som solceller, elbilar och energisnåla byggnader startar vi nu medborgarforskningsprojektet Energiforskarna.

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How accessible is Swedish housing? Swedish pupils and senior citizens join forces to investigate

Press release 22 September 2021

During September and October, Swedish school pupils, senior citizens and anyone interested will be investigating the environmental barriers that can be found in Swedish housing. To assist them, they will be using a folding rule and mobile app. The research project, the Housing Experiment, is a collaboration between the Swedish Researchers’ Night science festival known as ‘ForskarFredag’ and researchers at Lund University. Läs mer

New portal to help counter myths against covid vaccination

How do you have a constructive conversation with someone who doesn’t want to or is reluctant to be vaccinated against Covid-19? A new web portal has been launched in Sweden to help ordinary people address myths and misconceptions about the vaccines, using evidence-based advice and support. It is currently available in Swedish and English, with Arabic and Somali versions to be added shortly.

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ForskarFredag 2021: Ask researchers about home and life in the future

During ForskarFredag, thousands of children, young people and adults will meet hundreds of researchers around Sweden. Research on the major issues for the future will be discussed, analysed and put to the test by universities, colleges, science centers, museums and via online events. It’s time for ForskarFredag!

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