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Podcast: Who were the Vikings?

Neil Price, Professor of Archaeology, tries to find out. The Vikings’ rampages affected languages, states and the power balances in large parts of Northern Europe. But many questions remain about the violent northerners, not least the reason for setting off on their conquests in the first place. 

Spotlight on antibiotic resistance

Uppsala University takes up the antibiotic challenge
Antibiotics save lives all around the world every day. But the growing problem of bacterial resistance is a serious public health threat.

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