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Fat makes pigs more social and less aggressive

A high-fat diet changes social behaviour, reveals new study. This should be considered when advising the public on nutrition, say researchers.

Global warming favours light-coloured insects

Climate change is forcing some insects to flee to colder areas, new study reveals. This spells change for ecosystems all over Europe.

High schoolers get to mingle with world-leading researchers

High school students will play an important role at the EuroScience Open Forum's science conference in Copenhagen on 21-26 June. Their tasks are to engage themselves in the latest scientific discoveries and keep the science debate alive.

How to ask the right questions

We ask questions all the time but rarely do we stop to think about how we’re asking.

Volunteer at Europe's largest science festival

ESOF2014 is currently looking for both Danish and English speaking volunteers for both the festival and the conference.

Researchers discover hidden underworld of mysterious life

For the first time ever, researchers have drilled deep into the Baltic seafloor, revealing myriad mysterious organisms in the unexplored underworld.

Rat experiments give new hope for heart failure patients

A majority of patients who’ve suffered heart failure die. Danish researchers have carried out experiments on rats that may help save more patients.

Science communication: let your passion shine through

Renowned professor Carl Johan Sundberg explains how good science communication leads to self-development and the joy of helping others. A Q&A.

Good science communication depends on good judgement

Philosopher Vincent F. Hendricks explains the rewards and dangers of science communication. A Q&A.

Citizen scientists will make new technologies available to everyone

More and more independent researchers are forming their own research communities to develop their ideas without being influenced by universities and industry. Meet some of the in Copenhagen during the Science in the City Festival this summer.