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Insomnia in midlife may manifest as cognitive problems in retirement age
Fear, compassion and other political emotions affect future of democracy
Can sniffer dogs really detect COVID almost as well as a PCR test?
Nitric acid may influence formation of aerosol particles in upper troposphere
Learning about discourse on sustainable development and analytical thinking
Scent dogs detect coronavirus reliably from skin swabs
Shedding new light on mechanism of individual cell memory, using yeast as model
“I want to make cities safer by studying seismic waves”
New Book: 30 röster om Norden
Images of black hole in Milky Way achieved
New avenues opening up in educational sciences for higher education collaboration in African countries
Statement on Russia’s war against Ukraine – G7 Foreign Ministers, May 2022
G7 Foreign Ministers’ Statement on Russia’s War Against Ukraine
Russian attack on Ukraine’s civilian infrastructure and cultural property UK statement to OSCE
UK PM call with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg 11 May 2022
UK PM meeting with President Niinistö of Finland 11 May 2022
Prime Minister signs new assurances to bolster European security 11 May 2022
University of Helsinki joined Coalition to Advance Finland’s 6G Competitiveness
Covid seminars: Next seminar 24.5. at 12
With theory of securitisation, it is possible to investigate security threats from wars to climate change
Multinational doctoral programme investigates solar activity
COVID lockdowns increased burning in globally-important protected areas
Protected areas saw dramatic spikes in fires during COVID lockdowns, study finds
Researchers discover comet’s hourglass-shaped dust trail
Healthy lifestyle helps to prevent gestational diabetes in those at highest genetic risk
Strong saline solution can boost delivery of morphine and other drugs to spinal cord
Well-meaning multicultural education alone is not enough to dismantle inequalities
ERC awards five-year grant for research on construction of scientific knowledge
British Ecological Society announces journal prize winners 29 April
Single course of antibiotics affects gut microbiota of infants
This year, Student Union of University of Helsinki places cap on Havis Amanda
“Guaranteeing security and peace is a responsibility of entire international community” says President of Italian Republic
Number of students graduating within target duration of studies grew significantly in 2021
Ukrainian researcher flees war to Department of Chemistry in Kumpula
Cognitive training to stay focused when brain is overstimulated
Friendship ornaments from Stone Age
Devastation caused by Russia’s war UK statement to OSCE
Responsible investments generated 24% return for University of Helsinki in 2021
Balancing lipids and recycling to prevent mitochondrial meltdown
Pleas for peace: urgent need for more diplomacy and science diplomacy efforts in Ukraine
Fetal exposure to drugs may affect infants’ brain development
Genes can affect our nutrient tolerance
Phase transitions in early universe and their signals
Polygenic risk scores identify high-risk individuals in European and Asian ancestry, but less so
Kumpula-based Pre-incubator for Deep Tech, AI, and Sustainability kicks off new Helsinki Incubator Programmes initiative
Pandemic put university students’ study engagement to test and greatly increased burnout
Finland’s first science satellite, Foresail-1, is ready for space
Friend or foe? immune system collaborates with blood cancer cells