The KLI
Sort by Title Date
171 Results  |  Page 
4

News

2019-01-31

KLI Postdoctoral Fellow Barbara FISCHER

We welcome KLI postdoctoral fellow Barbara FISCHER back! Barbara returned from maternity leave and will continue to work on her project "Evolvability and Integration of the Human Pelvis."

2019-08-19

KLI Senior Fellow Wim HORDIK´s article on the history of origin of life research has been published in ORBITER magazine

What is life? Where did it come from? Is it all part of a divine master plan, or was it a spectacular chemical “accident”?

2020-01-29

Knowledge Systems for Sustainability

KLI Colloquium: Ioan FAZEY (Centre for Ecology Research, Tihany), 18 February 2020, 5.00 pm.

2018-02-12

Landscapes of Collectivity in the Life Sciences

New book of The Vienna Series in Theoretical Biology by Snait Gissis, Ehud Lamm, and Ayelet Shavit. Broad perspective on collectivity in the life sciences, from microorganisms to human consensus, and the theoretical and empirical opportunities and challenges.

2018-05-18

Launch of the new Homepage

The new KLI Homepage will be launched on October 6th, 2017.

2017-10-18

Lebewesen-Vielfalt entstand nicht durch beinharte Selektion

Interview of Stuart Newman with Jochen Stadler (Austrian Press Agency – APA)

2018-02-16

Lecture Series in Cognitive Biology

Isabella Sarto-Jackson (KLI) will be giving a lecture series in Cognitive Biology at the Comenius University in Bratislava. Course is open to cognitive science and biology students of all levels.

2017-09-29

Life Enabled: A General Principle of Biological Identity

KLI Colloquium by Lynn Chiu (University of Bordeaux).

2020-03-05

Macaque Variation: Local Adaptation or Plasticity?

VIRTUAL KLI Colloquium: Sarah ELTON (Durham University), 17 March 2020, 5.00 pm. Email registration required.

2019-04-01

Major Transitions in Biology, Technology and Finance: The Role of Platforms

KLI Colloquium: Manfred LAUBICHLER (Arizona State University), 9 April, 5.00 pm

2020-04-22

Manfred Laubichler: This time of disruption is also one of opportunity.

Can the COVID-19 pandemic trigger pathways toward sustainable global futures?

2019-06-26

Mentoring Groups at the ISHPSSB Meeting 2019

The ISHPSSB Education Committee has organized small group sessions on professional development taking place on Tuesday July 9th, 12.30 to 14.30 at the ISHPSSB Meeting 2019 in Oslo.

2020-01-15

Metabolic Optimality

KLI Colloquium: Stefan MÜLLER (University of Vienna), 28 January 2020, 5.00 pm.


2019-11-25

Movie: Alice LACINY | Parasite-Induced Morphologies in Ants

Alice Laciny, postdoctoral fellow at the KLI investigates the influence of parasites on the morphology of ant hosts. She aims to highlight the overlapping aspects of ecology, evolution and development.

2019-10-14

Movie: Barbara FISCHER | Evolution of the Human Pelvis and Childbirth

"Why is birth so difficult in humans and why has evolution not resolved this obstetric dilemma?" KLI postdoctoral fellow Barbara Fischer talks about evolutionary constraints and childbirth.

2019-10-07

Movie: Christian Dorninger | Sustainable Biophysical Human-Nature Connectedness

"When you eat your daily meal do you ever ask yourself, where do the ingredients come from?" KLI fellow Christian Dorninger works on the biophysical and mental connectedness between humans and nature, with implications for sustainability studies.

2019-11-04

Movie: Daniel J. NICHOLSON | Rethinking the Nature of the Organism

What makes organisms different from other complex organized systems like machines?" KLI postdoctoral fellow Daniel Nicholson discusses the ontology of living systems, how they differ from other complex systems, and what implications these differences have for biological theory.

2019-11-18

Movie: Flavia FABRIS | Rethinking the Role of Cybernetics in Theoretical Biology

Largely unnoticed, we live in a cybernetic era where automated systems are part of everyday life. In this video, Dr Flavia Fabris, explains the main ideas of her research on the contribution of cybernetics to the development of contemporary biology.

2019-10-01

Movie: Gregory Rupik | Goethe, Organisms, and Biology Today

"What if I told you that 19th century poet & playwright Johann Wolfgang von Goethe has something important to contribute to biology today?" KLI Alum (IHPST, University of Toronto) introduces us to an organism-centric philosophy of biology.