Aarhus

Puzzling Heat from Deep Inside the Earth Is Melting Greenland's Glaciers

Scientists already know that the Greenland ice sheet is melting. But the hidden heat source originating from deep inside the Earth partially …

Global Warming

Heat loss from the Earth triggers ice sheet slide towards the sea

Greenland's ice sheet is becoming smaller and smaller. The melting takes place with increased strength and at a speed that no models have previously …

Global Warming

Laser Sailors Lynch & Hopkins in Miami for 2018 World Cup Sailing Series

Two Irish Olympic sailing hopefuls for Tokyo 2020 are among 540 sailors have gathered in Regatta Park, Miami, USA, for the second round of the 2018 …

Sailing

Combined nutrients and warming massively increase methane emissions from lakes

Shallow lakes in agricultural landscapes will emit significantly greater amounts of methane, mostly in the form of bubbles (ebullition) in a warmer …

Climate Change

Podcast 526: DJ Sports

There's little information available on Milán Zaks, the artist better known as DJ Sports. He's most commonly known for his associations with …

Music

Meet the Fellows: 2018 | Fellowships for International Science Reporters

Meet the Fellows |<p>Congratulations to the recipients of the 2018 EurekAlert! Fellowships for International Science Reporters. Five early-career …

Journalism

Denmark’s immigration minister faces new criticism over EU ruling

Denmark’s Scandinavian neighbours responded much more promptly to the December 2016 judgement, with Norway implementing the ruling to its practice …

Denmark

Gut bacteria could counteract depressive tendencies: Animal data

The findings come from new animal data, which backs up previous suggestions that probiotic bacteria could play a role in the managing or preventing …

Microbiome

Brexit bill may have broken international environment law, says UN

Exclusive: compliance committee considers complaint alleging government breached Aarhus convention by not consulting public over withdrawal bill<p>The British government may have breached a major “environmental democracy” law by failing to consult the public when drawing up Brexit legislation.<p>A …

Environment

`Historic' Tax Cuts Axed as Denmark's Anti-Immigrants Set Agenda

Denmark’s prime minister is abandoning what might have been the biggest tax cuts in a generation after the party he relies on for political survival …

Jutland

Special star is a Rosetta Stone for understanding the sun's variability and climate effect

The spots on the surface on the sun come and go with an 11-year periodicity known as the solar cycle. The solar cycle is driven by the solar dynamo, …

Astronomy

Looking Back at Market? What Market? | Unseen

On the fortuitous occasion of the Unseen Book Market and Photobook Week Aarhus coinciding in 2017, we launched a joint project called <i>Market? What</i> …

Development of a genetically encodable FRET system using fluorescent RNA aptamers.

2018 Jan 2;9(1):18. doi: 10.1038/s41467-017-02435-x.<p>1Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center, Aarhus University, 8000, Aarhus C, Denmark.2Department of …

Biology

Why Archaeologists Are Excited About a Viking Comb

It's a 1,000-year-old comb simply inscribed with the word "comb," but it may hold clues to the origins of the Viking Age.<p>PUBLISHED<p>Perhaps no one has ever been as excited to see a comb as Danish archaeologist Søren Sindbæk.<p>He and a team of archaeologists from Aarhus University recently unearthed one …

Archaeology

A molecular pathway analysis informs the genetic risk for arrhythmias during antipsychotic treatment

Arrhythmias are a frequent and potentially fatal side effect of antipsychotic treatment. Strict ECG monitoring and clinical interviews are the …

Jutland

Danes on social support moving away from Copenhagen, Aarhus: report

The figures suggest that social welfare payments – which were reduced by government restrictions known as the <i>kontanthjælpsloft</i> (social welfare limit) …

Denmark

Carlsberg and Microsoft are tired of waiting for beer

Here’s a little-known fact to quench your thirst for beer knowledge: One of the reasons it takes so long to develop new beers is because brewers have to rely on actual humans—and techniques like chromatography and spectrometry—to test liquids and detect flavors and aromas. Carlsberg thinks it’s …

Jutland

Brooklyn-Queens Streetcar Faces Possible Funding Setback

<i>Our weekly “New Starts” roundup of new and newsworthy transportation projects worldwide.</i><p><b>Brooklyn-Queens Streetcar Faces Possible Funding Setback</b><br>Work …

Cities

Carlsberg turns to AI to help develop beers

Carlsberg is investing millions of euros in research to try to detect aromas and flavours in beer far more rapidly than is currently possible in what …

Anheuser-Busch InBev

World Architecture Community

<b>Denmark-based architecture firm Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects (SHL) has won a competition to design a new sports and culture campus in Aarhus,</b> …

Danish Double Parking: Copenhagen Puts an Elevated Park Above a Garage

A new elevated park in Copenhagen is demonstrating that urban space can function three-dimensionally with a mix of seemingly incompatible …

Copenhagen

5000-year-old sun and spiderweb-carved stones discovered in Denmark could be Stone Age coins

The artefacts were found at the archaeological site of Vasagård, on the island of Bornholm.<p>Archaeologists have discovered a trove of over 300 …

Stone Age

Helpful Intestinal Bacteria Counteracts Tendency to Depression

<i>Summary: In a new study using rat models, researchers report adding a certain lactic acid bacteria to the diet can help to prevent a type of</i> …

Neuroscience

Aarhus opens Denmark’s first modern light rail line

DENMARK: The first modern light rail line in Denmark opened on December 21, with the start of services on the initial phase of the Aarhus Letbane …

Jutland

Aarhus light rail finally opens

THREE months after its inauguration was postponed with just a few hours’ notice, the first stage of the Aarhus light rail network was officially …

Jutland

Aarhus light rail to carry first passengers

The new transport system will open at 11am Thursday, initially connecting 12 stops between Aarhus Rail Station and Skejby University Hospital in the …

Denmark

Interested in competing at 2018 Sailing Worlds?

<b>The RYA is inviting expressions of interest from Olympic Classes sailors and Formula Kite racers who wish to compete at the 2018 Sailing World</b> …

Sailing

Schmidt Hammer Lassen's Overlapping Box Scheme Wins Competition for Sports and Community Center in Aarhus

The team led by Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects has been selected as the winners of a competition to design a significant new Sports and Culture …

Jutland

Denmark calls time on last coin-operated payphones

As many as 3,000 telephone boxes were still in operation as little as ten years ago, reports Aarhus Stiftstidende.<p>By 2010, that number had dropped …

Denmark

Stone Age-carved rocks discovered on Bornholm

Over 300 ‘sun stones’ discovered on the Sunshine Island

Archaeology