Memocate offers new tools to care for memory-disorder patients
A startup based on University of Helsinki research offers solutions for the interaction problems that arise from memory disorders.
Seven teams have been selected for the final stage of the Helsinki Challenge
The Helsinki Challenge finalist teams’ ideas would boost cancer treatment, revolutionise the use of heat energy and protect the mental health of...
The brain does not mature overnight
The brains of children as young as 7 to 11 display similar neural networks as young adults when at rest. However, when completing a task, a...
Clear spoken language model promotes language learning in children with cochlear implants
According to recent doctoral study, slow, prosodically emphasised and stressed spoken language help children with cochlear implants in language...
Younger cohorts of conscripts are increasingly sociable
Personality traits such as self-confidence, sociability, and leadership motivation improve steadily across the birth cohorts of military...
Loneliness is a challenge for the community
Team CoLearning CoPassion, a semifinalist in the Helsinki Challenge science competition, fights the vicious circle of loneliness with a circle...
Heavy metal at Helsinki Summer School
Helsinki Summer School teaches its participants about humour, populism and 18 other topics.
Wikipedia as an academic text
During the previous century, as recently as a couple of decades ago, we would consult multi-volume encyclopaedias to find information, but today...