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Blue mussels have an important role in coastal ecosystems and are a key indicator for climate change, which is why scientists are studying where and how they survive along the Greenland coast today. From the left: Susse Wegeberg and Jakob Thyrring from the Arctic Research Centre, Denmark, Martin E. Blicher from the Greenland Institute of Natural Resources, and Jozef Wiktor Jr. from the Polish Academy of Sciences. Photo: Kristine Engel Arendt

Climate Change draws invasive species to the Arctic

2018.03.01Warmer temperatures and declining sea ice pulls foreign animals and plants to the Arctic, with drastic consequences for these sensitive ecosystems.

Kate Sprogis (from the left), Jakob Thyrring, Karine Heraah and Maria Lund Paulsen have received the four new Marie Curie fellowships at the Department of Bioscience. Privat photos

The Department of Bioscience is leading with four Marie Curie fellowships

2018.03.01The Department of Bioscience is the leading department in achieving Marie-Curie fellowships in 2017. Meet the Department's four new, young research talents here.

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Hvordan fungerer bakterier med indlagte elektriske ledninger?

2017.04.19Seks år efter den opsigtsvækkende opdagelse af kabelbakterier bevilger Danmarks Grundforskningsfond nu op til 56 mio. kr. til Center for Elektromikrobiologi på Aarhus Universitet.

Når mørket fortæller hele historien

2017.04.07Indenfor biologien er et nyt koncept ved at gøre sit indtog: ”Dark Diversity” eller ’mørk mangfoldighed’. Konceptet hjælper forskerne med at få øje på de arter, der ’er blevet væk’ og med et nyt resultat fra Danmark lover det godt for fremtidens muligheder for at få hele billedet af naturens ve og vel. Læs hele historien i nyeste udgave af webmagasinet RØMER.

Why do guillemot chicks leap from the nest before they can fly?

2017.03.28It looks like a spooky suicide when small, fluffy guillemot chicks leap from the cliffs and fall several hundred metres towards the sea – long before they are fully fledged. But researchers have now discovered that there is good reason behind the madness.

Geese begin to threaten nature, agriculture and air traffic

2017.03.27European goose populations have grown so much in the last 40 years that they have gone from being relatively threatened to numbers that themselves present a threat to agriculture, biodiversity and air safety.

Havdambrug

2017.03.27Stiig Markager, professor ved Institut for Bioscience, debatterer i en artikel i Altinget de negative og positive effekter ved havdambrug i Kattegat og de indre farvande. Læs artklen her.

Gæs truer landbrug, flytrafik og natur

2017.03.21Der er nu så mange gæs, at dyrene kommer i konflikt med både landbrug og flysikkerhed. Der er indledt et internationalt samarbejde for at finde fælles løsninger.

40 mio. kroner til Biodiversity Dynamics in a Changing World

2017.03.21To topforskere indenfor biologi og fysik fra Aarhus Universitet er blandt modtagerne under et nyt bevillingsprogram fra VILLUM FONDEN. Tanken bag det nye bevillingsprogram, 'VILLUM Investigator', er at lade fremragende forskere på danske forskningsinstitutioner undersøge de emner, de brænder allermest for.

New research project will reveal antimicrobial secrets of social spiders

2017.03.17The Novo Nordisk Foundation’s Interdisciplinary Synergy Programme has granted DKK 14.7 million to three professors at Science and Technology and a German colleague to carry out research into social spiders as a source of new antimicrobial substances.

Regnskoven i Amazonas er formet af mennesker

2017.03.03Myten om at regnskoven er noget af det mest uberørte natur, vi finder i verden, aflives nu af et internationalt team af forskere med deltagelse fra Aarhus Universitet. Forskernes resultater, som netop er offentliggjort i Science, viser, at den oprindelige befolkning påvirkede regnskoven gennem udnyttelse og dyrkning af bestemte træarter længe før Columbus kom til Amerika, og det har betydning for biodiversiteten i dag.

Bo Barker Jørgensen receives prestigious international award

2017.03.03On Friday night, The Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO) honors Danish Professor Bo Barker Jørgensen with the prestigious 2017 A.C. Redfield Lifetime Achievement Award Award at the Aquatic Sciences Meeting in Honolulu.

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