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Límites ambientales y justicia ecosocial : un diálogo filosófico con la igualdad de capacidadesLímites ambientales y justicia ecosocial : un diálogo filosófico con la igualdad de capacidades

Publication year: 2023

Cristian Moyano Fernández

Tragedia en tres actos : los juicios sumarísimos del franquismo (2ª ed. rev.)Tragedia en tres actos : los juicios sumarísimos del franquismo (2ª ed. rev.)

Publication year: 2023

Alfonso M. Villalta Luna

La ciencia y la cocinaLa ciencia y la cocina

Publication year: 2023

Marta Miguel Castro; Mario Sandoval Huertas

Arquitectura, ingeniería y administración virreinal : Nueva España en el siglo XVIIIArquitectura, ingeniería y administración virreinal : Nueva España en el siglo XVIII

Publication year: 2023

Álvaro Recio Mir; Fátima Halcón; Francisco Javier Herrera García

Olorar : aromes, essències, pudors i pestilènciesOlorar : aromes, essències, pudors i pestilències

Publication year: 2023

Berta Páramo
Edition: Laura López-Mascaraque

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Oler : aromas, esencias, hedores y pestilenciasOler : aromas, esencias, hedores y pestilencias

Publication year: 2023

Berta Páramo
Edition: Laura López-Mascaraque

¿Cómo garantizar un sistema energético seguro, eficiente y limpio? Ciencia para las políticas Combatir la contaminación por plásticos Incendios forestales
La resistencia de las bacterias a los antibióticos Nutrición sostenible y saludable Producir alimentos sin agotar el planeta Sequías

Science for Policy Reports

Recently, lots of Governments around the world go to the scientific community for advice to try to provide an answer to topics that, as poverty or climate change, are social concerns, but also problems that researchers are trying to understand. The covid-19 pandemic is an example of this practice, because there was an answer on behalf of scientists that not only showed the ability to bring new knowledges to the service of the citizenship, but also was patent of its great interest and motivation to do it.

The male and female researchers of CSIC, individually or collectively organized, participate in several hundreds of governmental counseling committees in all Administration levels, also in the European area and in all areas of public policy, such as sanitary, social, agriculture, fisheries, feeding, foreign policy, security, environmental, energetic, cultural, digital or the scientific policy itself, among others. Thanks to this counselling, the public authorities can know how much fishing quotas should be limited, how to manage aquariums, how many vaccines would be necessary to reach immunity or what aspects should be financed to make further progress in the fight against cancer.

New foundations for a sustainable global society Origins, (Co)Evolution, Diversity & Synthesis of Life Genome & Epigenetics Challenges in Biomedicine & Health Brain, Mind & Behaviour
Sustainable Primary Production Global change impacts Clean safe and efficient energy Understanding the basic components of the universe, its structure & evolution Digital & complex information
Artificial intelligence, robotics & data science Our future? Space colonization & exploration Ocean science challenges for 2030 Dynamic Earth : probing the past, preparing for the future

White Papers

CSIC Scientific Challenges: Towards 2030

What are the significant scientific challenges of the first half of the 21st century? Can we establish the priorities for the future? How should the scientific community tackle them?

These books present the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) reflections on 14 strategic themes established based on their scientific impact and social importance.

Fundamental questions are addressed, including the origin of life, the exploration of the universe, artificial intelligence, the development of clean, safe, efficient energy, or the understanding of brain function. The documents identify complex challenges in health and social sciences, and the selected strategic themes cover both fundamental issues and potential applications of knowledge.

Nearly 1,100 researchers from more than 100 CSIC centers and other institutions (public research organizations, universities, etc.) have participated in this analysis. All agree on the need for a multidisciplinary approach and the promotion of collaborative research to implement ambitious projects focused on specific topics.

These 14 “White Papers,” designed to serve as a frame of reference for the development of the institution’s scientific strategy, will provide an insight into the research currently being accomplished at the CSIC, and at the same time, build a global vision of what will be the critical scientific challenges over the next decade.


Another interesting books

The textual history of Old Latin Daniel from Tertullian to LuciferThe textual history of Old Latin Daniel from Tertullian to Lucifer

Kevin Zilverberg

Publication year: 2021

Language: English

This study traces the textual history of the Old Latin, or Vetus Latina, version of the Book of Daniel and its additions (Sus-Dn-Bel), from the turn of the third century in North Africa to AD 3...

Available in the catalog: 03/03/2022

La alquimiaLa alquimia

Joaquín Pérez Pariente

Publication year: 2016

Language: Spanish

Review in English not available....

Available in the catalog: 10/31/2016

La nobleza en España. Vol. ILa nobleza en España. Vol. I

Miriam Sanz Cuesta; María Cruz Rubio Liniers; David García Hernán

Publication year: 2001

Language: Spanish

Bibliographic collection on Spanish nobility, which includes books, papers and articles, published between 1901 and 2000....

Free eBook

Available in the catalog: 05/03/2012

Las iglesias asturianas de Pravia y Tuñón: arqueología de la arquitecturaLas iglesias asturianas de Pravia y Tuñón: arqueología de la arquitectura

Luis Caballero Zoreda; Eduardo Rodríguez Trobajo; José Ignacio Murillo Fragero; Rafael Martín Talaverano

Publication year: 2010

Language: Spanish

This volume brings together the results of archaeological study of the churches of San Juan Evangelista de Santianes de Pravia and Santo Adriano de Tuñón, including the dating of the timbers of the fo...

Available in the catalog: 04/14/2011

La utopía agraria: políticas visionarias de la naturaleza en el Cono Sur (1810-1880)La utopía agraria: políticas visionarias de la naturaleza en el Cono Sur (1810-1880)

José Manuel Azcona Pastor; Víctor Guijarro Mora

Publication year: 2015

Language: Spanish

Not available....

Available in the catalog: 07/15/2015

Imagines hibridae: una aproximación postcolonialista al estudio de las necrópolis de la BéticaImagines hibridae: una aproximación postcolonialista al estudio de las necrópolis de la Bética

Alicia Jiménez Díez

Publication year: 2008

Language: spanish

Not available....

Available in the catalog: 05/08/2013