Outreach

Science Slam is an international consept, where scientists communicate their science in a laidback manner. Three of our PhD students won the Science Slam Helsinki 2018 competition with their compelling story of the complicated, yet exiting life of an ant called Dory.

"Did you think ants are always cooperative? These wood ant larvae cannibalizing their nest mates suggests otherwise!"  Video by Outgroup - Science Visually.

In this video you can see how experimental work with bees looks like. Video from summer 2017 by Outgroup - Science Visually.

Ötökkäakatemia is a collaborative science communication project between three research groups in University of Oulu and in University of Helsinki. Several ESB researchers are involved in the project. The aim of the project is to introduce entomological research through social media and also bringing science to people in different events. The language of this project is Finnish. http://www.ötökkäakatemia.fi/

Tvärminne Zoological Station in Hanko archipelago, hosts a regular Open House outreach event in which our researcher always contribute.