Sjødeponering av gruveavfall: etikken er uviktig

Skribent: Rasmus W. Olsen, deskansvarlig Studentmagasinet Utropia // Illustrasjoner: Reidun Heggen

Den siste saken hvor miljødebatten tas til nye høyder angår det mye omtalte sjødeponiet i Førdefjorden. 

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Diving in the Scandinavian Dumpsters

Journalist: Sana Ahmad // Photo: Olga Shavrina

When it comes to human and food security, Scandinavia stands out. The countries of the region have successfully established an endless food supply chain, as well as the ability to support the purchasing power of its citizens. These accomplishments have been reflected in various ways. Among them is Scandinavia’s performance in The Human Development Index (HDI), which measures human development within different countries. Compiled by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the HDI report from 2013 ranked Norway and Sweden among the top ten countries. This is to say, their citizens enjoy the highest levels of human development in the world.

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Reef Management on an Island in the Caribbean

Journalist: Gil Orr

Never Hold Your Breath – Master fieldwork: Thesis and Film

Utila, a tiny island in the Honduran Caribbean. Emptied of the native population by conquistadores, it became a safe harbor for pirates, Caymans, slaves, Garifunas and more. Ever a sanctuary, its beautiful reef is now a tourist draw for scuba divers from all walks of life. Some stay to become professional divers and live an existence deeply connected to the ocean. The locals wish to maintain their traditions and rights to this beautiful reef, while the divers think only of conservation. Worlds meet, merge and collide as the different marooned populations struggle for the right and preservation of the reef.

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Ekko inntar Bazinga – Kaffe, Vafler og Mulla Krekar

Skribent: Reidun Heggen

NRK2s Ekko direktesending fra Bazinga. Det er blitt lovet gratis kaffe og vafler, og masse faglig påfyll. Ekko har holdt det de lovet, for de fleste i publikum drikker kaffe og spiser vafler og det faglige panelet er på plass. I panelet sitter Berit Kristoffersen som er samfunnsgeograf, sammen med Paul Wassmann og  Jørgen Berge som begge er professorer i marinebiologi. Alle har hver sin kompetanse innfor Arktis og Nord-områdene.

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NSO for søringer?

 

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Tekst: Stewart Håseth

NSO har på nytt gjennomført et valg for spesielt inviterte.

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Fjellvett med Espen Nordahl

Sesongen for alpin- og toppturentusiaster har bare begynt i Tromsø, men naturkreftene tar ikke hensyn til sånt. Utropia søkte i den anledning gode råd fra guidebokforfatteren Espen Nordahl, for møte med vinterlandskapet. Continue Reading →

Avalanche safety with Espen Nordahl

The season for alpine- and hiking enthusiasts has merely begun in Tromsø, but forces of nature don’t take considerations. Utropia sought advices for tackling the winter landscape, approaching guidebookwriter and seasoned mountaineer: Espen Nordahl. Continue Reading →

Stiller til valg som internasjonalt ansvarlig i NSO

Ønsker å jobbe mer med formålet; internasjonalisering innen norsk utdanning. Continue Reading →



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