The aim of the Centre for Science Studies is to do:

  • Research in the fields of history and philosophy of science and technology, science and society, and science communication
  • Undergraduate and post-graduate teaching across research areas
  • Research-based development of education and communication activities
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Folder about the Master's Programme in Science Studies


2016.08.05 | Publication

New book on the exploration of Greenland during the Cold War

Ronald Doel, Kris Harper and Matthias Heymann (eds.) publish Exploring Greenland: Cold War Science and Technology on Ice (Palgrave, 2016).

2016.08.04 | Knowledge exchange

Kristian H. Nielsen appears in Science's news article about Camp Century

"Mysterious, ice-buried Cold War military base may be unearthed by climate change".

2016.07.26 | Publication

New article in European Journal for Philosophy of Science

Samuel Schindler publishes "Theoretical fertility McMullin-style".

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Novembertagung, PhD students

Upcoming talks

Wed 31 Aug
14:15-15:45 | Tba.
CSS Colloquium: Xiaomin Zhu, Peking University
Science Popularization in China: What happened & Is happening

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The Centre for Science Studies is part of the Department of Mathematics.