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Lesson 3: Ocean Biodiversity, Food Webs and Habitats

This video was created by Teresa Ikpe for her learning resource about exploring ocean spaces. Lesson 3 objectives: Showcase (some) marine habitats and marine life surrounding the British Isles. Make…

From  Stephanie Farley on August 10th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Lesson 2: Ocean Biodiversity, Food Webs and Habitats

This video was created by Teresa Ikpe for her learning resource about exploring ocean spaces. Lesson 2 objectives: Explain the ways in which humans have interacted and do interact with the ocean. …

From  Stephanie Farley on August 9th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Lesson 1: Ocean Biodiversity, Food Webs and Habitats

This video was created by Teresa Ikpe for her learning resource about exploring ocean spaces. Lesson 1 objectives: Introduce the global ocean and explain that it is made up of different basins. …

From  Stephanie Farley on August 9th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

University of Edinburgh Hedgehog Friendly Campus - making a hedgehog tunnel at Pollock Halls

The University of Edinburgh participates in the Hedgehog Friendly Campus Campaign, an initiative for universities and colleges across the UK to improve their campuses for hedgehogs and other…

From  Elizabeth Vander Meer on July 1st, 2021 0 likes 42 plays 0  

'Does the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora Protect Wildlife?' 9th April 2021

Dr Tanya Wyatt, Professor of Criminology, Northumbria University Humans are causing a biodiversity crisis, where one million species are facing extinction. Species are dying, in no small part,…

From  Mirjana Birgitta Gavrilovic Nilsson on May 17th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Co-producing scientific uncertainties and soft law

: Biofuels and synthetic biology at the UN Convention on Biological Diversity Abstract of the presentation No specialized body within the UN system evaluates emerging technosciences. Responding…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Integrated Global Health explainer video

What is global health? Who can study it, and why is it important? These are some of the questions Dr. Ruth McQuillan explains in this video. Ruth is Co-Director of the MSc Integrated Global Health…

From  Prema Howard on May 6th, 2021 0 likes 155 plays 0  

5 - Why is studying global health so important?

Information video about MSc Integrated Global Health

From  Ruth McQuillan on May 5th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

3 - What subjects can I study?

Information video about MSc Integrated Global Health

From  Ruth McQuillan on May 5th, 2021 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Visions for Change: Can nature fix the climate crisis?

This event will explore the role of nature-based solutions in mitigating the climate crisis. The climate crisis is no longer a distant threat but rather a global concern that is more imminent than…

From  Lauren Mcleron on April 27th, 2021 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Air Pollution and Ecosystem Health (Eutrophication and Ozone Deposition) Slide-cast

This is a recording covering the slides at the end of the Air Pollution and Ecosystem Health lecture that I didn't get to in the live lecture.

From  David Stevenson on February 22nd, 2021 0 likes 95 plays 0  

Professional Skills for GAFS (1) - Week 2 - Tour 2/4

This is part 2/4 of the tour of the Easter Bush campus We apologise for the sound quality. Captions have been autogenerated.

From  Susan Jarvis on September 28th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Begonia Biodiversity and Successful Field Trips in Asia with Dr Mark Hughes

Have you ever wondered how plant scientists discover new species in a genus? In this interview, we sit down with Dr Mark Hughes, a begonia researcher from the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, who…

From  Annette Caroline Georgia Peach on December 19th, 2019 0 likes 13 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 48 plays 0  

Hear from our Biodiversity, Wildlife and Ecosystem Health Graduate

Our Biodiversity, Wildlife and Ecosystem Health graduates chats about their programme

From  Africa Reboto-Lopez on March 8th, 2019 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Reflections on Global Health Academy Summer School, Uganda 2018

Online masters students who attended the Global Health Academy Summer School reflect on their time spent together in Uganda, and highlight the benefits of an interdisciplinary mindset and the…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on October 29th, 2018 0 likes 175 plays 0