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Explosive dynamic behaviour on Twitter and in the financial market

07 October 2013

Over the past 10 years, social media has changed the way that people influence each other. By analysing data from the social networking service, Twitter, and stock trading in the financial market, researchers from the Niels Bohr...

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Niels Bohr on new 20 kroner coin

03 October 2013

On October 7th, Niels Bohr’s birthday, the Danish National Bank is issuing a new 20 kroner coin series with the theme ‘Great Danish scientists in physics and astronomy’ to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Niels Bohr’s...

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Environmentally friendly cement is stronger than ordinary cement

16 September 2013

New research from NBI shows that cement made with waste ash from sugar production is stronger than ordinary cement. The ash helps to bind water in the cement so that it is stronger

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Quasar observed in 6 separate light reflections

07 August 2013

Using a special method where you observe light that has been bent by gravity on its way through the universe, a group of physics students from NBI have observed a quasar whose light has been deflected and reflected in

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Quantum communication controlled by resonance in ‘artificial atoms’

06 August 2013

Researchers at NBI among others have developed a method to control a quantum bit for electronic quantum communication in a series of quantum dots, which behave like artificial atoms in the solid state

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Denmark host of the International Physics Olympiad

05 July 2013

Sunday, the 7th of July around 400 young people from around the world will be arriving in Denmark to compete in the International Physics Olympiad. The Olympiad is organized by DTU and NBI

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New knowledge about early galaxies

03 July 2013

Using new detailed studies carried out with the ESO Very Large Telescope and the Hubble Space Telescope, researchers from NBI have studied an early galaxy in unprecedented detail and determined a number of

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Chinese state visit to the Niels Bohr Institute

10 June 2013

A senior Chinese delegation with a leading member of the Chinese Politburo’s Standing Committee, Yu Zhengsheng, visited the Niels Bohr Institute Friday morning.

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Quantum teleportation between atomic systems over long distances

06 June 2013

The research group Quantum Optics at NBI has succeeded in teleporting information between two clouds of gas atoms and to carry out the teleportation – not just one or a few times, but successfully every single time

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Rounded stones on Mars evidence of flowing water

30 May 2013

Observations by NASA's Mars rover Curiosity have revealed areas with gravel and pebbles that are characteristic of a former riverbed. Researchers, including members of the Niels Bohr Institute, have analysed their...

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