Marcel Bogers

Innovation professor: I am a Twitter hub for others’ research

For Professor Marcel Bogers, his tweets are intertwined with his work and career

With more than 8,600 followers on last count, he is only one tweet away from getting thousands of people to spread the word about his own new …

Ia Kochiashvili

Astrophysicist is now a cybersecurity analyst (and on LinkedIn)

Ia Kochiashvili did her PhD research monitoring the remotest galaxies of the Universe. Now she monitors computer networks.

A few years ago I spent a day at the Dark Cosmology Centre at the University of Copenhagen for a feature in

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 …