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[Translate to English:] Søkongerne samler sig på klipperne før de flyver ned på ynglepladserne med føde til ungerne eller før de drager på havet for at søge efter føde. (Foto: S. Wetterich) 
Afføring fra fuglene i fuglekolonien Annikitsoq på Cape York Peninsula giver ophav til grønne søer og frodigt grønt græs. (Foto: T. Davidson)
Kyststrækningen ved Vestgrønland, der vender ud mod Nordvandet. De røde arealer viser, hvor søkongen lever og dermed de kolossale områder, fuglene påvirker.

2017.02.17 |

The little auk – a major engineer

New research carried out by a team of researchers from the Arctic Research Centre, Aarhus University, shows that a very small bird – the little auk (søkonge) – has a very large effect on both freshwater and terrestrial ecosystems in the remote Arctic region.

2017.02.10 |

Professor Poul Nissen receives the 2017 Novo Nordisk Prize

Poul Nissen, Professor at Aarhus University, is receiving the 2017 Novo Nordisk Prize for his pioneering studies of the structure and function of ion pumps. Through his research, Poul Nissen has clarified in detail, among other things, how ions and nutrients are transported into and out of cells. This fundamental knowledge is very significant for…

2017.02.09 |

New breeding strategy to increase the export of Danish grasses

The best properties from three well-known grasses will be united in new grass varieties. With significantly enhanced performance and high robustness, such grasses will pave the way for Danish export of new varieties that are prepared for future climate and the demand for more biomass.

Events

Tue 14 Mar
14:00-17:00 | Studenterhus Aarhus, Preben Hornung Room, Nordre Ringgade 3, 8000 Aarhus C
Book a Researcher – dissemination workshop with videnskab.dk
Videnskab.dk invites you to a dissemination workshop for researchers enrolled in the Book a Researcher scheme, to take place in connection with the Danish Science Festival.
Fri 17 Mar
08:45-15:00 | Department of Chemistry, Aarhus University (building 1510)
Aarhus Novo Nordisk Science and Talent Network 2017 Symposium
On Friday 17 March 2017, Novo Nordisk and Science and Techonology will be hosting a symposium at Aarhus University with focus on scientific topics for joint collaboration.
Mon 20 Mar
14:15-16:15 | AIAS Lecture Theatre, building 1632, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, 8000 Aarhus C
AIAS Fellows’ Seminar: Yonghui Zeng, AIAS Fellow
Plug-and-Play Photosynthesis. Resolving the Building Blocks of Bacterial Photosynthetic Reaction Centers through Evolutionary Genomics.