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Hear from our students: MSc Environment and Development

Paulina shares her experiences studying the MSc Environment and Development.

From  Nikki Kay on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Crash Course in Communicating Sustainability - 14.05.20

Effective communication is an essential part of making sustainable change, yet it's often something individuals and organisations get wrong.In this session, you'll learn:the basics of…

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson on May 15th, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Climate Change: how can mathematics help us to respond?

Speaker Professor Vicky Pope is a climate scientist specialising in climate modelling and providing science to help both governments and the general public to understand the implications of climate…

From  Jane Walker on April 22nd, 2020 0 likes 113 plays 0  

Women of Climate Change - training webinar to create more biographies of women on Wikipedia

This online training session was hosted Wikipedia Women in Red student intern Laura Rose Wood and was held on Monday 20th April 2020. The 1.5 training session introduced editors the how & why of…

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 21st, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

University of Edinburgh - Aviation Consultation Townhall Meeting - 27 March 2020

A recording of a virtual Aviation Consultation "townhall" meeting that took place on Friday 27 March 2020.

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson on March 27th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

University of Edinburgh - Aviation Consultation townhall Meeting - 23 March 2020

A recording of a virtual Aviation Consultation "townhall" meeting that took place on 23 March 2020.

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson on March 23rd, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Claire Hamlett - Climate Change Management

Student Claire Hamlett talks about what it's like to study the online Masters in Climate Change Management

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on February 26th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Two Hundred and Ninety Four Note Books One Thousand One Hundred Donors.

Charles Withers, Professor Emeritus University of Edinburgh and Geographer Royal for Scotland reading from a letter to Darwin by Lyell discussing the domestication of the dog. Sir Charles Lyell…

From  Malcolm Brown on February 6th, 2020 0 likes 81 plays 0  

Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 37 plays 0  

Climate Crisis Event

Climate Crisis Panel Event

From  Alison Newell on March 18th, 2019 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Episode 3 - Climate optimism or fatalism: Teaching climate change in today's university

In this third episode, MSc Environmental Sustainability student, Polly Wells, returns as our guest host to continue this conversation with three University of Edinburgh staff members: Velda McCune,…

From  Sarah Thomas on March 15th, 2019 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Episode 2 - Climate optimism or fatalism: Teaching climate change in today's university

This podcast complements the University’s Teaching Matters blog, and invites students and staff to engage in topical conversations. The first three episodes accompany the Teaching Matters…

From  Sarah Thomas on March 15th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Learning from Vikings: archaeological lessons for 21st century climate change adaptation

The end of Norse Greenland is an iconic example of societal collapse, but how can we use this, and other ‘completed experiments’ from the past to inform contemporary debates about the…

From  Stuart Dunbar on December 7th, 2018 0 likes 67 plays 0  

Professor Geoff Simm: Inaugural lecture: Thought for Food - Food for Thought?

Inaugural lecture by Professor Geoff Simm, Professor of Global Agriculture and Food SecurityRecorded 3/12/2018 at the Roslin Auditorium. Abstract:Feeding the world's growing population well -…

From  Peter Crooks on December 5th, 2018 0 likes 162 plays 0