Short stories

Too busy to read a long blog post? Too impatient to wait for the next long long post? This is the section which you have been looking for. Each Monday, we will upload a small blog post here to sweeten your start in the week. Or to help you procrastinate, but that totally depends on you…



One short note before you start: This article is an experiment. I describe my work using only the 1000 most commonly used words in English. You want to see more of this? Follow #SciCommChall on Twitter! You want to give it a try yourself? Use this editor: http://splasho.com/upgoer5/. By the […]

Marrying in Space










We recently finished our second retreat of second cohort PhDs. For four days we called the beautiful but these days extremely windy island of Helgoland our home, where we learned a lot about, yes you guessed right, science communication (SciComm as the insiders say). This is one of the reasons […]

Windy Island Get-Away