On September 12, 2018 Denmark will have a national campaign to create awareness on girls and women in science. The initiative is called Girls Day In Science and it is hosted in cities all over the country.
This summer a year had passed since I committed fully to Astronomicca in 2017. Read about some of the projects I have spent my time on as full-time science communicator.
Download Tycho Brahe's observations as ebooks for free. An outreach project with University of Southern Denmark.
A new initiative from Women In Physics. We want to promote Danish women in physics and we are excited about our new instagram account.
Currently, I am collaborating with the research library at University of Southern Denmark. They have a special collection of old books, some of them from Tycho Brahe. I am working on making them public, so everyone can enjoy this blast from the past!
Today is the birthday of the Danish astronomer Tycho Brahe. He lived from 1546 to 1601, where he died in Prague. He discovered SN1572, which we today know is a supernova, but back then he thought to have discovered a new star. For this reason he published the famous "De Stella Nova" in 1573, which … Continue reading Christmas at Tycho Brahe’s Uraniborg
A few months ago I was contacted by the Danish YouTube'r Ronnie Skov. He runs a vlog, where more than 18.000 active subscribers follow him as he uploads 3-4 new videos per week.
Campaign lecture about the evolution of the Universe from Big Bang and until today.
I wrote this article together with the Danish astronomer Bertil F. Dorch, who in 2002 proposed that the magnetic activity inside Betelgeuse could lead to observable effects on the surface. Recently, in June 2017, ALMA observed asymmetries in shape and color on the surface of Betelgeuse. Read the popular scientific article on videnskab.dk's website (in … Continue reading Will the gigantic star Betelgeuse cause an apocalypse? (Danish only)