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.
Social Selection and the Evolutionary Origins of the Human Face
KLI Lab: Adam WILKINS (Humboldt University, Berlin), 27 November, 12.00 pm.
The Genetic Basis of Animal Domestication: An Old Question, a New Approach
KLI Colloquium: Adam WILKINS (Humboldt University, Berlin), 26 November 2019, 5.00 pm.
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.
From Stemness Identity in Cancers to Germline Identity in Metazoans
KLI Colloquium: Kate MACCORD (Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole) & Lucie LAPLANE (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne), 3 December, 5.00 pm.
Tinkering in the Lab
KLI Colloquium: John Bickle (Mississippy State University & University of Mississippi Medical Center), 10 December 2019, 5.00 pm.
Dealing with Complexity in the Life Sciences
Call for Applications: 6th European Advanced School in the Philosophy of the Life Sciences (EASPLS) “Dealing with complexity in the life sciences” at the KLI, September 7–11, 2020
Environment and Success in Human Evolution
KLI Lab: Hugh DESMOND (KU Leuven), Friday 13 December, 12.00 pm.
5 KLI Writing-up Fellowships in Sustainability Science
The KLI announces 5 Writing-Up Fellowships for late-stage PhD students working in inter and transdisciplinary sustainability science with a focus on theoretical dimensions of sustainability research.
Bio-Agency and Natural Freedom: How to Solve a Metaphysical Puzzle with the Help of Biology
KLI Colloquium: Anne Sophie MEINCKE (University of Vienna), 14 January 2020, 5.00 pm.
Cybernetics and the Rise of Molecular Biology: The Case of Jacques Monod
KLI Colloquium: Laurent LOISON (CNRS, Paris), 21 January 2020, 5.00 pm.
KLI Colloquium: Stefan MÜLLER (University of Vienna), 28 January 2020, 5.00 pm.
Towards a Unifying Account of Causal and Non-Causal Explanations
KLI Lab: Daniel KOSTIC (University Bordeaux Montaigne), 23 January 2020, 12.00 pm.
Who’s Next? – The Evolution of Emergence
KLI Colloquium: Orsolya Rita MOLNÁR (Centre for Ecology Research, Tihany), 11 February 2020, 5.00 pm.
Title to be announced
KLI Colloquium: Daniel NICHOLSON (KLI), 4 February 2020, 5.00 pm.
Knowledge Systems for Sustainability
KLI Colloquium: Ioan FAZEY (Centre for Ecology Research, Tihany), 18 February 2020, 5.00 pm.
Naeem revisits Naeem et al. 1994: Reading between the Lines of a Scientific Paper
KLI Colloquium: Hari SRIDHAR (National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore), 25 February 2020, 5.00 pm
Social-Ecological Perspectives on Forest Transitions
KLI Colloquium: Simone GINGRICH (University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna), 3 March 2020, 5.00 pm
The Evolution of the Female Orgasm
KLI Colloquium: Mihaela PAVLICEV (University of Vienna), 10 March 2020, 5.00 pm
Macaque Variation: Local Adaptation or Plasticity?
VIRTUAL KLI Colloquium: Sarah ELTON (Durham University), 17 March 2020, 5.00 pm. Email registration required.