Space Physics in Norway Today and the Heritage of Kristian Birkeland
21. June 2017
A chronicle about BCSS and Kristian Birkeland written by Centre Leader Nikolai Østgaard.
- "Birkeland satte norsk fysikk på verdenskartet" (Bergens Tidende, in Norwegian)
NASA-award for Michael Hesse
13. June 2017
Professor Michael Hesse commitment to space physics honoured by NASA
- "NASA-award for Michael Hesse" (uib.no)
- "UiB-professor får NASAs høyeste æresbevisning" (uib.no, in Norwegian)
Swarm detects assymmetry
22. March 2017
Karl Magnus Laundal explains his new findings about asymmetry in the electric currents in the upper atmosphere using data from the Swarm satellite constellation.
Do life exist on other planets?
23. February 2017
PhD student Paul Tenfjord is interviewed about the news story that a research team has identified 7 planets orbiting a dwarfstar only 40 light-years away from Earth.
- "Kanskje er det liv på framande planetar?" (Framtida.no, Norwegian only)
Visiting the UN Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space
7. February 2017
Centre Leader Nikolai Østgaard visited UN-COPUOS (United Nation Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space) in Vienna, Austria, and he gave a talk entitled "Norwegian contribution to SCOSTEP/VarSITI"
- "Presenterte romforskning frå UiB for FN" (UiB.no, in Norwegian only)
The temperature in the atmosphere above Arctic
31. January 2017
In this interview we learn more about the research performed by Silje Eriksen Holmen during her PhD work.
- "Vet du hva natthimmellys er?" (UiT, Norwegian only)