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Step-change in bioengineering of new liver tissue

Professor David Hay talks about his new work devfeloping an automated platform for generating new human liver tissue from stem cells in the laboratory. These liver organoids will…

From  Robin Morton on October 3rd, 2020 0 likes 69 plays 0  

How to take a short course

Delve into subject areas that are different from your degree programme and build your CV, learn a new language or continue with an existing one, pick up a paint brush or learn about Scottish history.…

From  Ravinder Panesar on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 33 plays 0  

Why I am editing Wikipedia by Dr. Jess Wade at Women in STEM Connect

Talk by Dr. Jess Wade at the University of Edinburgh's Women in STEM Connect edit-a-thon on Sunday 16th August 2020.

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Baking powder vs Bicarbonate of soda

by Alessia Lepore for Scientist Next Door

From  Alessia Lepore on May 22nd, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Red Cabbage pH Indicator

By Hannah Pollak for Scientist Next Door https://www.scientist-next-door.org

From  Valentina Erastova on May 22nd, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Inflating Ballons with Baking Soda vs Baking Powder

by Alessia Lepore for Scientist Next Door

From  Alessia Lepore on May 22nd, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Closing the Gender Gap | Wikimedia UK

Wikimedia UK is the national chapter for the global Wikimedia movement which supports Wikipedia and its sister sites. This video showcases the work of Wikimedia UK and the community of Wikimedians in…

From  Ewan McAndrew on January 7th, 2020 1 likes 15 plays 0  

Stem cells and cancer: the good, the bad and the ugly

Inaugural lecture of Professor Steve PollardProfessor of Stem Cell and Cancer BiologyDuring the normal development of our nervous system, neural stem cells are responsible for generating the large…

From  Peter Crooks on December 18th, 2019 0 likes 74 plays 0  

Interview with a Witchfinder General - Emma Carroll on the Map of Accused Witches in Scotland open data project

As part of the Equate Scotland and Careerwise scheme to give Women in STEM students a paid placement in industry, Emma Carroll was employed on a paid internship in Information Services to work with…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 53 plays 0  

#OpenUpStemCells: Are there stem cell treatments for MS in the UK?

Professor Anna Williams answers the question: Are there stem cell treatments for MS in the UK? for #OpenUpStemCells More about Professor Williams' research Videography: Jessie Pearson, Ellie…

From  Robin Morton on October 17th, 2019 0 likes 34 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 39 plays 0  

Why we still need to talk about diversity in Physics - Dr. Jess Wade

Dr. Jess Wade is a physicist who, alongside being a postdoc researcher at Imperial College London in plastic electronics, campaigns tirelessly to increase diversity in physics. One of Nature's…

From  Ewan McAndrew on January 30th, 2019 2 likes 357 plays 0  

Teacher Education - Teaching STEM event

Always dreamed of being a teacher? Gain the skills you need and the registration required to teach in Scotland on one of our Initial Teacher Education programmes. We host a number of events…

From  Aiko Greig on November 30th, 2018 1 likes 28 plays 0  

2018 Owen James - Human myelin in a dish

The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition requires PhD students to compete to deliver the best research presentation in just three minutes (and one slide). The presentations were recorded on…

From  Rebecca Devon on September 19th, 2018 0 likes 99 plays 0  

Women in Informatics #IWD17

Informatics staff share their passion for computing in films launched to celebrate International Women’s Day, 8 March 2017. http://www.ed.ac.uk/informatics/news-events/recentnews/girls-in-tech

From  Alexandra Burford on July 13th, 2018 0 likes 36 plays 0