As a part of a new traditional blog post for KI, I was supposed to spend December 9th as an attendant of the Nobel Week Dialogue. The topic this year was incredibly interesting: ”Into the unknown: uncertainty, risk, and opportunity”. To attend the meeting, I woke up at 4 o’clock in the morning, did my… Read More Per risks ad opportunities
As you might know, the Christmas potluck pasty in Sweden is called “knytkalas”. I hope that you followed our Christmas calendar-2019, and you know that for 24 days we were writing about food: for stomach, mind, soul, and even about the limitation of food. Our team of KI bloggers, of course, could not miss the opportunity to… Read More Happy Holidays from Bloggers!
Day 23 in our ChristmasCalendar2019! Food: Food for soul and for the body It is grey in the sky Wind blows from everywhere Rain is flying, falling, flooding Yes, I came to Portugal for a sunny Christmas holiday But my airplane has just landed in a storm. Well, no need to complain. Sun… Read More Portuguese Pumpkin Dreams
Day 22 in our Christmas Calendar 2019!
Food for Thought.
What happens when you have a career development pause in preparation to transition outside academia. This is my story … Read More All I wanted for Christmas was to press pause, reload and then move on
Why do we taste? How is taste perceived? Are we missing out any taste?… Read More Are you sure about what you are tasting?
Day 19 in our ChristmasCalendar2019!Food: Food for Soul Christmas. A time to stuff your face with everything good around the kitchen every 20 minutes and maybe cosy up by the fireplace with a good book during the breaks in-between. But what to read?? I am sharing my own personal list of books together with a brief… Read More A bookworm’s favourite Christmas Snacks
Once you’ve finished the Glögg, you make your way to the table to begin one of the most grueling endurance events in the Swedish calendar, the julbord. This joyous occasion at one of the darkest times of the year is a treasure trove of Swedish culture and tradition, from the sheer delight of a full… Read More A completely biased guide to Julöl