News – University of Copenhagen

Artificial evolution 29/06 2016

Humans artificially drive evolution of new species

A new study summarises causes of manmade speciation, and discusses why newly evolved species cannot simply replace extinct wild species. The study was led by the Center for Macroecology, Evolution and Climate at the University of Copenhagen.

INNOVATION 13/06 2016

INFUSER wins a Copenhagen business prize

Cleantech company INFUSER has won the Copenhagen business prize - København Erhvervspris - for innovation. Infuser produces ground-breaking air cleaning system based on research from Department of Chemistry at the University of Copenhagen.

SLEEP RESEARCH 29/05 2016

Salts in the brain control our sleep

New research shows that the level of salts in the brain plays a critical role in whether we are asleep or awake. This discovery may be of great importance to research on psychiatric diseases such as schizophrenia and convulsive fits from lack of sleep.

Energy 24/05 2016

Green efforts save DKK 35 million a year

An ambitious effort to save energy at the University of Copenhagen has paid off, yielding both green results and large economic gains.

Global Goals World Cup 17/05 2016

Students and researchers compete for UN Goals

Researchers and students will be on the field when the qualification round for the first amateur World Cup in women’s soccer is kicked off on Tuesday afternoon. The event is part of the international Women Deliver conference, which takes place on 16-19 May.

ROYAL REWARD 02/05 2016

Australian students awarded by the Crown Princess

On Friday HRH Crown Princess Mary gave out the Crown Princess Mary Scholarship to two Australian exchange students at the University of Copenhagen.

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