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How polarized is Sweden?

Are we living close to people who not only think like us but also have the same life history? A new research project is now examining how segregation, neighbourhoods and our life courses affect each other.

Researcher Chris de Bont inside the Geo House of Stockholm University

Who gets to decide how to run a farm?

Farmers in Tanzania often develop their own small, but yet effective, watering systems for their fields. Even though they often work better than the large-scale systems built by the government the farmers' work rarely gets valued.