Social Interaction and Material Culture in the Transmission of Music: An Evo-Devo Approach
Luis Alejandro VILLANUEVA HERNANDEZ (KL) 2023-03-30 15:00 (CET). To join our colloquium please register with Zoom
Workshop report: Evolutionary biology meets sustainability in practice
Orsolya Bajer-Molnaar and Marina Knickel propose transdisciplinary approaches at the first PRAGMATICK workshop on the Stockholm Paradigm, the DAMA Protocol, and citizen science
Biological Theory’s new March issue
The editors of BT summarize the March issue 18(1) , with links to free epdfs.
Interview: Why matter matters when it comes to minds: a conversation with David Harrison
David Harrison talks about the core philosophical insights, the practical implications, and the motivations behind their new paper: “Mind the matter: Active matter, soft robotics, and the making of bio-inspired artificial intelligence.”
Research Blog: Parkinson’s disease, affordances, and networks
To better understand certain phenomena in brain disorders such as Parkinson's disease, Marco Treven argues that we need to look beyond the brain.
Kulturwandel in Krisenzeiten: praktische Weisheit für die Wissenschaft
Wie antike Philosophie mit nachhaltigen Lösungen zusammenhängt
Save the dates! Announcing the 2023 spring-summer colloquium series
The 2023 spring-summer KLI Colloquium series will resume in March, with a great line-up of speakers from the KLI and beyond.
The Making and Breaking of Minds. How social interactions shape the human mind
Isabella SARTO-JACKSON (KLI) 2023-03-09 15:00 (CET). To join our colloquium please register with Zoom
Videos from the University of Vienna Mendel200 project are now available!
Watch the eleven symposium videos and five Mendel stories on our Youtube channel.
Leo Bich to write Cambridge Elements book on Biological Organization
Visiting fellow Leo Bich has signed a book contract with Cambridge University Press to write about "Biological Organization."
New paper: Practical wisdom can inform the practice of sustainability researchers
New paper in Nature Sustainability by Caniglia et al. outlines a new role for practical wisdom and virtue ethics in knowledge co-production for transformative change.
Welcoming Sonia Sultan to the KLI
Sultan's project "Updating the Single Evolutionary Currency" will seek to resolve the role of genetic variation in adaptive evolution from an ecoevodevo perspective.
Towards a Philosophy of Techno-Science
Federica RUSSO (University of Amsterdam) 2023-01-19 15:00 (CET). To join our colloquium please register with Zoom
Professional development at the KLI
Each winter, the KLI organizes a two-part professional development workshop for our fellows to get to know each other-- both as people and as researchers.
Our KLife Newsletters are now online!
PDF versions of our KLife Newsletters are now available for download.
The 2022-23 Writing-up Fellows of the KLI
How do the fellows of the "Cognition and Knowledge" cohort navigate the intersecting domains of evolution, sustainability, and cognition?
New reading group on Agents and Agency
This reading group is loosely but seriously centered around agency.
Biological Theory’s latest issue: 17(4) is out this month!
The December issue includes a provocative argument for the role of imagination in human cognition, along with new additions to our "Critical Concepts" and "Classics" collections — plus a heartfelt thank you to this year's referees.
Self-cognition with Sensorial Diversity
Roberto CAZZOLLA GATTI (University of Bologna) 2022-12-01 15:00 (CET). To join our colloquium please register with Zoom
All hands on deck – Transdisciplinary Approaches to Coping with Emerging Infectious Diseases
Orsolya BAJER-MOLNÁR (Medical University of Vienna), 6 December 2022, 3.00 pm. To join our colloquium please register with Zoom.