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Immigrant women fall out of the labour market

A part-time job does not necessarily mean long-term success for integration into working life. Many immigrant women fall out of the labour market after being employed for a while.

Q&A: What is it like to be a scientist in Greenland?

GREENLAND: She speaks six languages, married a fisherman, and encourages foreign scientists to respect the Greenlandic people. Meet Lene Kielsen Holm who left her euro-centric school and went home to Greenland to study Inuit culture.

Viking sagas published in Danish for the first time

The Viking sagas were once considered too vulgar and violent to be published in Danish. But they have now been given a new lease of life and are published in modern Danish for the first time.

Chemists take top prize in Danish Research of the Year Award

The award went to researchers who turned conventional wisdom on its head and discovered how a single species of bacteria was behind the entire nitrification process.

They raise their sons to become better men in order to ensure equality for their daughters

Norwegian-Pakistani mothers who never got the chance to realise their ambitions on the job market have other plans for their own daughters. This affects the way they raise their sons.

You are the most popular at age 25

Our social networks are most extensive when we are in our mid-twenties.

Viking invaders struck deep into the west of England and may have stuck around

OPINION: There’s no shortage of evidence of Viking raids but historians now think that the Vikings conquered more of the British Isles than was previously thought.

How are we affected by colours?

Does the colour of the room really affect our mood? And If so, is the effect universal?

Piano – the best suited instrument for the female body

Straddling the legs around a cello was considered immoral; sitting by the piano was more becoming for a lady. Thus, women became important for the development of piano composition and play.

Cats cause conflict between neighbours

Your cat’s adventures could be causing problems with the neighbours, according to people surveyed for a new research project.

Testosterone improved women’s sense of direction

But they didn’t reach their target destinations any quicker.

Why are we so obsessed with good girls?

Well performing, ambitious girls that develop psychological problems are often characterised as too good. However, the term "good girl" is neither a clinical diagnosis nor an established academic term.