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The bodies in the grave were placed neatly side by side and with gifts for their last journey. But all of the corpses bare marks on their skulls, that they were killed brutally. Now the mystery is solved. Reconstruction: Michał Podsiadło (polish artist).

2019.05.10 | Research, Arkæologi, Arts

Uncovering a 5000-year-old family tragedy

DNA-SCIENCE: An international team, lead by researchers from the universities of Copenhagen and Aarhus, has shed light on a mysterious 5000-year-old mass grave in Poland. Despite being killed brutally, the victims were buried carefully, flanked by gifts, in a mass grave. Ancient DNA has revealed the mass murder to be that of a large family. The…

Photo: Colourbox.com
Louise Fabian (Photo: AU Foto)
Derek Pardue (Photo: Foto & Medielab, Moesgård Museum)

2019.05.09 | Filosofi og Idéhistorie, Globale Studier, People

CAS researchers involved in two international projects on stigmatising urban policies and migrants’ nightlife in European cities

Two researchers at the School of Culture and Society have become partners in two different HERA projects, which are supported by grants from the EU and the national research councils in Europe.

2019.03.13 | Historie og Klassiske Studier, Knowledge exchange

New website reflecting the complexity of the Nordic

The new website nordics.info is produced by researchers responding to a recent demand for knowledge and critical analysis about the Nordic region.


Wed 15 Apr
12:30-18:00 | Aarhus University, Byilding 1483, room 312 (IMC Meeting room)
CANCELLED - Meaningful Memories - CANCELLED
Colloquium at Aarhus University
Wed 22 Apr
12:00-12:00 | Sandbjerg
Cancelled: Joint annual seminar with research group from Göttingen
Three-day seminar - Cancelled due to the Covid-19-crisis -
Wed 22 Apr
15:15-17:00 | Aarhus University, Jens Chr. Skous Vej 4, 8000 Aarhus C. -Nobelauditoriet - Building 1482, room 105
Miljøhistorie - in Danish - Likely to be a video conference
Seminar med: Seminar med Bo Poulsen, professor ved Historie - AAU Jakob Bek-Thomsen, lektor ved Idehistorie - AU Kristian Hvidtfelt Nielsen, lektor, Videnskabsstudier, AU