Tag Archives: Estonia

How do we research in Estonia

Text by Lauri Laanisto Estonian Research Council released recently a series of ~2 minute long videos introducing the Estonian academic system. The structure of R&D system in Estonia, higher education and funding of R&D, academic staff and rankings, practicalities in … Continue reading

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EcolChange seminar on October 20 – WHY animals, including humans, need PERSONALITY?

Text by Lauri Laanisto Our new Centre of Excellence EcolChange continues with open seminars. This time the seminar is organized jointly with the Department of Botany of University of Tartu, and ASTRA project PER ASPERA Graduate School in Earth Sciences. … Continue reading

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A volatile question

Text by Lauri Laanisto Anthony King, science journalist from Dublin, has written a feature piece about volatile organic compounds in The Royal Society of Chemistry´s webportal Chemistry World. Among other researchers, also Ülo Niinemets and our workgroup´s activities feature in … Continue reading

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New record trees from Estonia

Text by Lauri Laanisto About a month ago several forestry researchers, Ahto Kangur and Harli Jürgenson from our university (though not from our lab) went to measure some very tall conifers that were discovered from Souther Estonia, in Ootsipalu valley. … Continue reading

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