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Biophilia Taught at University Level

Björk’s Biophilia workshop was recently taught at university level for the first time. A group of scientists and graduate students at the University of Iceland took the two-week course at the Iceland Academy of the Arts.

bjork-biophilia_airwavesBjörk performing at Airwaves.

The course, entitled ‘Biophilia in Discourse’ is part of an initiative by the University of Iceland together with Björk and Reykjavík City to encourage a dialogue between science and nature and how the two can be integrated.

Around 100 students took the course, which ran from January 7 to 18, as stated on the website of the University of Iceland.

The workshop had previously only been offered to children.

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