Umeå University in the media

The Telegraph: Bildmuseet – one of the worlds most incredible museums

2017-09-18
The Telegraph names Bildmuseet one of 42 incredible museums to visit in your lifetime. Only two Nordic museums are on the list, except Bildmuseet also Louisiana Museum of Art outside of Köpenhamn. Among the listed museums are also MoMA and Guggenheim...

TEDxUmeå: Why we lost the first round against climate change and how to fix it

2017-07-11
Watch the video of Mattias Goldmann's lecture about the difficulties to communicate about climate change. From TEDxUmeå, 3 May 2017.

Umeå University alumni new head of WHO

2017-05-24
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, a former student at the division Epidemiology and Global Health, have been appointed to Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO).

Chemistry world: Fish on valium

2017-05-08
What are the consequences of unintentionally medicating wildlife against anxiety and depression? Imagine what happens when, as has been extensively shown, that Prozac type of psychiatric medicine makes it into the wild. For Jonatan Klaminder, an ecol...

BBC reports on climate research in Umeå

2017-01-31
The BBC has interviewed researcher Erik Björn owing to his internationally recognized new study that shows that climate change could lead to up to seven times more toxic mercury in fish.

Dagens Medicin: University Hospital of Umeå best in Sweden

2017-01-26
The independent Swedish health care industry watcher Dagens Medicin has ranked the University Hospital of Umeå, NUS, the Best University Hospital in Sweden for 2016. The evaluation is based upon seven categories: medical quality, accessibility, hygie...

Discovery Channel at Umeå University

2016-11-01
The project Umeå Lunar Venture at Umeå University, which will be first in the world to measure the electric field of the lunar surface, were paid a visit by Discovery Channel. The American tv channel is doing a piece on the group’s work on developing...

TIME mentions Umeå incontinence exercise app

2016-10-13
The American newspaper TIME has paid attention to the exercise app Tät® developed at Umeå University and previously written about on umu.se. The urinary incontinence exercise app is a part of the project eContinence (Tät.nu) and has been developed by...

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