ANALYSIS: Why are Denmark’s politicians criticising university researchers?

ANALYSIS: Why are Denmark’s politicians criticising university researchers?

The Danish parliament has recently adopted a controversial text asking universities to ensure that "politics is not disguised as science". The Local's contributor Sophie Standen examines why Denmark's politicians are criticising university researchers.

Blood test may predict premature birth: US, Danish researchers

Blood test may predict premature birth: US, Danish researchers

Schizophrenia may be more prevalent away from green spaces: Danish researchers

Schizophrenia may be more prevalent away from green spaces: Danish researchers

Danish researcher finds 95 new planets

Danish researcher finds 95 new planets

English mass grave contains remains of Danish Viking army

English mass grave contains remains of Danish Viking army

Cats protect newborns against asthma: Danish researchers

Cats protect newborns against asthma: Danish researchers

Scandinavian researchers are developing an edible TBE vaccine

Scandinavian researchers are developing an edible TBE vaccine

Danish scientists behind ‘quantum leap’ blueprint for super-computers

Danish scientists behind ‘quantum leap’ blueprint for super-computers

Danish scientists turn to ancient crops to save planet

Danish scientists turn to ancient crops to save planet

Danish experts: Grunting doesn’t help you poop

Danish experts: Grunting doesn’t help you poop

Dogs lower risk of childhood ailment: Danish study

Dogs lower risk of childhood ailment: Danish study

Study finds Danes are getting (even) taller

Study finds Danes are getting (even) taller

More work makes you sick: Danish study

More work makes you sick: Danish study

Nordic twins help reveal higher cancer risks

Nordic twins help reveal higher cancer risks

Women should lounge on sofa after work: study

Women should lounge on sofa after work: study

Ten things to know about Denmark’s Lene Hau

Ten things to know about Denmark’s Lene Hau

Pizza boxes can cause miscarriage: study

Pizza boxes can cause miscarriage: study

Arctic site to aid studies amid climate change

Arctic site to aid studies amid climate change

Study sheds light on how humans tamed horses

Study sheds light on how humans tamed horses

First Europeans weathered the Ice Age

First Europeans weathered the Ice Age

Denmark funds research on underground trolls

Denmark funds research on underground trolls

New Viking fortress discovered in Denmark

New Viking fortress discovered in Denmark

Arctic group’s isolation lasted 4,000 years

Arctic group’s isolation lasted 4,000 years

Dane behind fertility research breakthrough

Dane behind fertility research breakthrough

‘Ritual destruction’ of Iron Age warriors found

‘Ritual destruction’ of Iron Age warriors found

Dire water shortage by 2040, new studies warn

Dire water shortage by 2040, new studies warn

Record number accepted into higher education

Record number accepted into higher education

Danish researchers find way to ‘kick and kill’ HIV

Danish researchers find way to ‘kick and kill’ HIV

Danish happiness is all in the genes: study

Danish happiness is all in the genes: study

Danish researchers make ADHD breakthrough

Danish researchers make ADHD breakthrough

Danish researchers make stardust discovery

Danish researchers make stardust discovery

No link between HPV vaccine and blood clots

No link between HPV vaccine and blood clots

Record number apply for higher education

Record number apply for higher education