Gaia on a mission to map billions of stars in the Milky Way
16 December 2013
On the 19th of December, the Gaia satellite will be launched and it will make the most precise measurements of the billions of stars in the Milky Way to date. Gaia is an astronomical satellite that measures the positions...
Weather forecast for Christmas - a white Christmas?
12 December 2013
Explosive growth of young star
04 December 2013
New research from the Niels Bohr Institute, among others, shows that a young, newly formed star in the Milky Way had such an explosive growth, that it was initially about 100 times brighter than it is now
Niels Bohr Institute appointed Historic Site
02 December 2013
Decay used to construct quantum information
24 November 2013
Usually, when researchers work with quantum information, they do everything they can to prevent the information from decaying. Now researchers at NBI have flipped things around and are exploiting the decay to create the...
Monster gamma-ray burst in our cosmic neighbourhood
21 November 2013
Gamma-ray bursts are violent bursts of gamma radiation associated with exploding massive stars. For the first time ever, researchers from the Niels Bohr Institute, among others, have observed an unusually powerful gamma-ray
Fabiola Gianotti awarded the Niels Bohr Institute Medal of Honour
01 November 2013
The LHC accelerator is running on ‘woman power’, such is a saying CERN. One of the great top female researchers is the particle physicist Fabiola Gianotti, who for four years has been the head of......
Niels Bohr Institute part of the research project IceCube at the South Pole
18 October 2013
Nobel Prize for the Higgs mechanism
09 October 2013
French physicist receives Niels Bohr Gold Medal
07 October 2013
The prominent French physicist Alain Aspect received the Niels Bohr Gold Medal today. The medal will be presented at an event at the Honorary Residence at the Carlsberg Academy to be attended by Her Majesty the Queen