Twitter and LinkedIn course

Kursus på Københavns Universitet: Twitter og LinkedIn for forskere

Er du forsker på Københavns Universitet? Jeg afholder kurset ’Boost your research career with Twitter and LinkedIn’ til efteråret 2018. Meld dig til, eller sig det videre!

Kurset er for forskere og kommunikationsfolk, der gerne vil forøge deres rækkevidde og …

Ian Burns and Rasmus Mortensen

So … someone secretly made a clone of you. Now what?

How would you feel if you found out someone had deliberately duplicated your genes and made exact copies of you?

Would you be flattered (the more of me, the merrier!) Disturbed? (My unique value hinges upon me only being one.) …

social network graph

The strength of weak ties – why researchers use Twitter and LinkedIn

Why do your best opportunities come from your more distant contacts rather than your close friends? If you are a scientist and know the answer to this, the chances are that you use Twitter and LinkedIn.

Think of the job …

Overskrift, sensation

Clickbait! Overskrifternes dynamik i en Twitter-tidsalder

Zahle’s Gymnasium i København bad mig lave en interaktiv workshop om overskrifter. Vi havde det sjovt. Men der var også alvor bag.

At skrive overskrifter, der ‘klistrer’, så folk ‘klikker’ på en overskrift har altid været en kunst. Men …

Maria biological experiments

143,000 people have seen Maria’s biological experiments

Over the course of three years she reached an audience of do-it-yourself biology enthusiasts in 162 countries. This is the story behind her story. But it is also a story about how a niche interest can reach a global audience

rasmus mortensen, that theatre

A Number by Caryl Churchill – a philosophical analysis

Lillian Wilde is a graduate in the field of phenomenology. In this guest blog post, she asks some existential questions about a soon-to-be-staged play on human cloning.

That Theatre, an English-language theatre group in Copenhagen, is staging the play ‘A …

Jack Fisher

Here is how a Twitter campaign is putting global health on the agenda

In just three years, Jack Fisher has made himself a leading advocate of a social startup in global health. I caught up with him to talk about how he uses Twitter to forge relationships and maintain a global movement.

Non-communicable …

Twitter or Facebook

Which is best: Twitter or Facebook for promoting events?

Twitter or Facebook? The two platforms were tested on a campaign for the European Conference for Science Journalists. There was a clear winner

For most people in a non-professional capacity, posts on Facebook and Twitter are for free. But many …

How to keep track of news in your own scientific field

…or, how to make your own research field visible to others by acting like a news editor and finding the good stuff to share on LinkedIn and Twitter.

As a specialised professional you have many reasons to follow, like, and …

Expert networks: Mike Young Academy to work with China think tank

I am proud to announce that Mike Young Academy is offering its services to, a Danish think tank., which is based at the University of Copenhagen, brings together the expertise of all those in Denmark that have …