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2019-10-08

Demography and Cultural Complexity

KLI Colloquium: Kim STERELNY (Australian National University, Canberra), 15 October 2019, 5.00 pm

2017-11-06

Dental Calculus as a Window into Ancient Diets and the Ecology of Paleolithic People

Robert C. Power (Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History in Jena and Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig) is giving a talk on the role of diet of Neanderthals in their adaptation to Eurasia.

2017-10-25

Die Moral hinter der Gen-Schere

So einfach wie mit CRISPR/Cas9 konnte man noch nie genetische Veränderungen durchführen. Wissenschafter fordern eine demokratische Entscheidung darüber, wann die Technologie angewandt werden darf.

2022-04-24

Dissecting Female: Towards a Queer Feminist Approach to Research on Sexual Reproduction

Caitlin McDONOUGH-GOLDSTEIN (University of Vienna), 28 April 2022, 3.00 pm. To join our colloquium please register with Zoom.

2020-12-18

Diversity lost: COVID-19 as a phenomenon of the total environment

When fellows in isolation joined forces to write together, we witnessed the birth of an unprecedented institution-wide collaboration

2021-10-20

Do Economic Words Harm Sustainability? Some Lessons from Conceptual History

Antoine MISSEMER (CNRS, Paris ), 28 October 2021, 3.00 pm. To join our colloquium please register with Zoom.

2021-03-25

Does baby size matter? Unexpected similarities in human and chimpanzee pelvises

Chimpanzees appear to possess similar obstetric adaptations in their pelvis as humans, despite giving birth to much smaller babies. KLI fellow Nicole Grunstra explains these findings under a facilitated variation hypothesis.

2018-11-12

Dynamics and Stability of Multicultures. A theoretical perspective based on Language Games.

KLI Colloquium: Harold de VLADAR (KLI), Thursday 15 November, 3.00 pm.

2018-08-31

EASPLS 2018 Abstract Booklet

The European Advanced Seminar in the Philosophy of the Life Sciences will take place at the KLI from 10 to 14 September. The program and abstract booklet is now available!

2020-09-03

EASPLS 2020 – Mentoring Sessions

EASPLS Consortium is committed to support early career researchers working in the philosophy of the life sciences by offering virtual mentoring sessions (from 7 to 11 September 2020) on highly relevant topics for young researchers.

2020-06-22

Eco-Evo-Devo in Action: Parasite-Induced Morphologies in Ants

Virtual KLI Colloquium: Alice LACINY (KLI), 30 June 2020, 5.00 pm. To join our online colloquium please register with Zoom. Deadline for the registration: 3 pm on the day of the talk—no admission in the room after 5:05 pm!

2020-11-05

Ecological utopianism in Narodnik thought: Nikolay Chernyshevsky and the redemption of land

New paper by KLI fellow Marco P. Vianna Franco situates Nikolay Chernyshevsky's work in the history of ecological economic thought.

2020-11-11

Ecomorphological study of the cranial variation in prehistoric populations from Peru

New paper by Lumila Menéndez investigates the cranial variation in prehistoric populations from Peru.

2022-05-05

EDI Matters: How Institutions Reap Tangible Benefits by Investing in Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

Kevin LALAND (University of St. Andrews), 12 May 2022, 3.00 pm. To join our colloquium please register with Zoom.

2020-07-20

Elise Richter Grant for KLI Alumn Barbara FISCHER

Congratulations to KLI Alumn Barbara FISCHER (University of Vienna) who received an Elise Richter Grant by the Austrian National Fund (FWF) for her project "Why is childbirth so difficult in humans?"

2020-11-10

Emergence of scientific understanding in real-time ecological research practice

KLI fellow Luana Poliseli develops a nuanced account of scientific understanding grounded in ethnographic studies.

2019-02-25

Engineering Human Nature in the Paleolithic: Constructing the Niche of Shared Intentionality

KLI Colloquium: Ivan GONZALEZ-CABRERA (KLI), 12 March, 5.00 pm

2019-12-12

Environment and Success in Human Evolution

KLI Lab: Hugh DESMOND (KU Leuven), Friday 13 December, 12.00 pm.

2019-01-21

Eternity Costs and Wicked Legacies: Unacknowledged constraints to a sustainability transformation?

KLI Colloquium: Verena WINIWARTER (University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna), 26 February, 5.00 pm.

2022-07-07

Ethnobiological studies should not assume cultural consensus of knowledge

New paper led by KLI fellow Vitor Renck, found very little consensus in the way a fishing community classified fishes.