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Watch video and television appearances of researcher at Center for Macroecology, Evolution and Climate.

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Research
Webcasts 
Interviews
Field work
Danish nature areas


Research

View presentations of research conducted by scientists at Center for Macroecology, Evolution and Climate.

The Danish Ant Hunt (3:54 min.)

(In Danish)

Meet PhD Student at CMEC Julie Koch Sheard. She explains how she studies ants using Citizen Science.  Find out how she uses the data and why it is so importat. Read more.

Routes of migratory birds (1:55 min.)

(In English)

Professor Kasper Thorup explains how the migratory birds Common cuckoos, red-backed shrikes and thrush nightingales track seasonal peaks in resources. Read more.

Map of genetic biodiversity (2:41 min.)

(In English)

Postdoctoral researcher Andreia Miraldo explains Map of Genetic Diversity. The map shows lower genetic diversity in animals from regions with high human impact compared to animals in less impacted areas. Read more.

New species of Arachnid (9:41 min.)

(In English)

PhD student Gustavo Silva de Miranda's interesting discovery of new species of Arachnid is presented as case #9 at 7:45 min. Read more.

Rewilding (2:35 min.)

(In English)

Associate Professor David Noguéz-Bravo comments on the hot topic of rewilding.  Read more.


Webcasts

Talk by Carsten Rahbek at 'Videnskabernes Selskab' (60:00 min.)

(In Danish) 

What determines the distribution of life on Earth? November 2015.

Heering on biodiversity (2:36:00 h.)

(In Danish)

Heering in The Danish Parliament’s Environment Committee (Folketingets Miljøudvalg) on Biodiversity. Carsten Rahbek is one of the presenters in the expert panel. May 2015.

Exploring our own planet (01:08:26 h.)

(In English)

We humans are dependent on the ocean for our very survival as it moderates the climate and forms the land habitats where humans can thrive. How will global changes, including climate change and human exploitation, impact the ocean? Katherine Richardson tell the tale of the Galathea3 expedition in 2006-2007 that set out to answer some of these questions. April 2013.


Interviews

PhD student Tora Finderup (01:14 min.)

(in Danish)

PhD student at Center for Macroecology, Evolution and Climate Tora Finderup Nielsen explains her study of plant communities and landscape development to P1 Natursyn. May 2017.

Educational material about COP21 (38:12 min.)

(In Danish)

Katherine Richardson explains the scientific background for the Climate Agreement in Paris. November 2016.

(External link to Mediehuset København)

Global bæredygtighed efter COP 21 (23:46 min.)

(In Danish) 

Professor and scientist in marine biology Katherine Richardson guests DK4, and tells more about the results from COP21. February 2016.


Climate research at the roof of the Zoologisk Museum (0:42 min.)

(In Danish)

Come to the roof of the Danish Natural History Museum with ph.d. Peter Søgaard Jørgensen who has collected insects and knowledge for 18 years. November 2015.

(External link to Facebook)

It is here: No reason to fear the wolf (8:34 min.)

(In Danish)

The Nature Agency has recently published a photo of a wolf in a forest in the middle of Jutland, Denmark. Rasmus Gren Havmøller from the Center for Macroecology, Evolution and Climate explains more. October 2015.

(External link to TV2)

Owls in Denmark (28:00 min.)

(in Danish)

Associate Professor Kasper Thorup explains how the Great Horned Owl and the Little Owl is adapting to the Danish landscape in an interview for Nationalpark TV. December 2012.

About Biodiversity (45:59 min.)

(In Danish)

Fra en Anden Planet (from another planet) talks to Carsten Rahbek about biodiversity and the 6th period of mass extinction - today. September 2012.

Biodiversity in forests (5:56 min.)

(In Danish)

CMEC postdoc Jacob Heilmann-Clausen explains the importance of dead wood for forest biodiversity. The video is part of series of information material produced by the Danish Nature Agency for a citizen meeting on biodiversity. January 2012.

Challenges for life on Earth (9:30 min.)

(In English)

Professor Carsten Rahbek maps the fundamental challenges for life on earth right now. The interview relates to the project 'In 100 years - starting now'. November 2011.

What is macroecology? (2:44 min.)

(In Danish)

A quick guide to macroecology - Professor Carsten Rahbek explains. (3 min) - See full interview below. February 2010.

Center leader awarded Elite Researcher 2010 (36 min.)

(In Danish)

Interview with Professor Carsten Rahbek upon recieving the Eliteforsk award 2010. February 2010.


Field work

Cuckoos count cost of shortcut home, say scientists (1 min.)

(In English)

Associate Professor Kasper Thorup show how scientists track cuckoos reported by BBC. July 2016.

Cuckoo decline tracked by satellite (2 min.)

(In English)

Lector Kasper Thorup and PhD student Mikkel Willemoes Kristensen join BTO in fitting satellite trackers on cuckoos reported here by BBC. June 2011.

Research in Ghana (7 min.)

(In Danish)

CMEC's MSc student Mathilde Lerche reports from the field. Together with project leader Kasper Thorup, postdoc Anders Tøttrup and PhD student Mikkel Willemoes Kristensen she investigates the use of winterhabitat in european small birds. February/March 2011.

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Danish nature areas

(All videos are in Danish)

The movies show interesting nature areas in Sealand, Denmark. They are being presented by scientist from CMEC. All the videos are in Danish, produced as part of the project Vild Campus.

Forests

Biologist Jacob Heilmann-Clausen guides over dead wood and through wet bogs in Suserup  forest.

Biologist Lars Iversen guides to the life in the trees in the forest areas of Dyrehaven.

Grasslands

Biologist Jonas Geldmann finds colourful waxcaps and teaches how to make a 'nature check' in the grassland of Odsherred Bjergene.

Associate Professor Hans Henrik Bruun guides to the natural grassland in Vesterlyng.

Meadows

Postdoc Mikkel Willemoes guides to the natural meadow area Tryggevælde Ådal.

PhD student Tora Finderup Nielsen guides to the natural meadow area around Gentofte lake.

Beach

Associate Professor Hans Henrik Bruun guides to the natural beach area Tisvilde Beach.