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An interactive laser cut map of accused witches in Scotland

Students on the Data Science for Design MSc were tasked at the course's annual Data Fair to create engaging visualisations from real world datasets. One group chose to use the University of…

From  Ewan McAndrew on December 23rd, 2019 0 likes 23 plays 0  

EFP 24: Exploring the Moon in Film and Beyond

Kat Zabecka speaks to Dr Alastair Bruce and Mat Vidmar from the Royal Observatory in Edinburgh to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon landing. They discuss the role of the Moon in cinema,…

From  Katarina Zabecka on December 11th, 2019 0 likes 14 plays 0  

From Scouse to mouse: Vascular injury and repair - a research journey

Inaugural lecture of Professor Andy BakerHead of Centre for Cardiovascular Science, Gustav Born Chair of Vascular Biology Blood vessels supply essential nutrients and oxygen to the entire body.…

From  Peter Crooks on December 5th, 2019 0 likes 41 plays 0  

IFE Rasbash Lecture 2019

The IFE Rasbash Lecture 2019 Presented by Prof Albert Simeoni, WPI Surgeons' Hall, Edinburgh, 8th November 2019

From  Richard Carvel on November 9th, 2019 1 likes 213 plays 0  

Cooking with Science: 50 shades of textures

Cooking with Science: 50 shades of textures: video highlights from the 2019 Festival of Creative Learning event.

From  Jennifer Williams on October 29th, 2019 0 likes 4 plays 0  

HerNaturalHistory - Citizen Scientist Siobhan Leachman on how Wikidata can play a vital role in surfacing notable women

Wikidata can play a vital role in surfacing notable women and can assist with closing the gender gap in various language Wikipedias. Using the example of under acknowledged women in the field of…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Open science and education for sustainable life

Karin Holmgren Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Professor in Physical Geography, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, SLU The importance of collaboration and communication to find joint solutions…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Artificial Intelligence versus Us: building explainability and ethical responsibility into automated systems; Dr Vaishak Belle

Artificial Intelligence provides many opportunities to improve modern society, and it has enjoyed significant investment globally. Indeed, discovering patterns and structures in data in an automated…

From  Stuart Dunbar on October 25th, 2019 0 likes 15 plays 0  

How Does RNA Fold?

How Does RNA Fold? Dr. Grzegorz Kudla, Principal Investigator, MRC Human Genetics UnitRecorded on 14th October, 2019 The Cross-Disciplinary Fellowship (XDF) Programme partners the School of…

From  Stephen Cass on October 18th, 2019 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Cross-Disciplinary Fellowship (XDF) Tutorial: Cracking The Genetic Code - What Are Proteins And How They Are Made

Cracking The Genetic Code - What Are Proteins And How They Are Made Dr. Carolina Uggenti, Post-doctoral Research Associate, Centre for Genomic & Experimental Medicine. Recorded on 7th…

From  Stephen Cass on October 18th, 2019 0 likes 21 plays 0  

The School of Informatics: Researchers’ Journey

Researchers in the School of Informatics have various backgrounds and they come from all over the world. In this video, they are telling the story of the journey that brought them to Edinburgh, the…

From  Segolene-Charlotte Gallus on October 18th, 2019 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Working with the media - what's in it for you?

Are you interested in how the media works? Do you get frustrated by what you read and see in the news? Do you want to help journalists report your subject better? Why is it important anyway and how…

From  Peter Crooks on September 23rd, 2019 1 likes 12 plays 0  

Excelling in Excel: Data Visualisation

A short series aimed at upskilling distance learning students on how to make the best use of excel. In this lecture I cover how to create charts in Excel. 00:44: Difference between figures,…

From  Jill MacKay on August 1st, 2019 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Excelling in Excel: Tips and Tricks

A short series aimed at upskilling distance learning students on how to make the best use of excel. In this lecture I cover some of Excel's capabilities including formulas and pivot tables. …

From  Jill MacKay on July 26th, 2019 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Excelling in Excel: Data Organisation

A short series aimed at upskilling distance learning students on how to make the best use of excel. In this lecture I cover Broman & Woo's principles of organising data in spreadsheets. …

From  Jill MacKay on July 26th, 2019 0 likes 60 plays 0  

Science on a Summer's Evening Promotional Video 2019

Science on a Summer's Evening Promotional Video 2019 for web and social media.

From  Kenneth Bell on July 12th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0