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Royal visit recognises pioneering climate change initiatives

Her Majesty The Queen and Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal have visited the University’s newly-named Edinburgh Climate Change Institute. The tour coincided with the announcement of the…

From  Kathryn Hood on July 2nd, 2021 0 likes 273 plays 0  

Tips for Searching Digital News Sources

This video offers tips to help search news databases. It will explore the key databases, Lexis Library and Nexis as examples. It will show simple and advanced searching across UK and International…

From  Angela Nicholson on June 17th, 2021 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Linlithgow palace - Catherine Wheel Mass - Kyrie

Music recorded as part of the project.

From  Kathryn Hood on March 29th, 2021 0 likes 110 plays 0  

Linlithgow Palace Magnificat

Music recorded as part of the project.

From  Kathryn Hood on March 29th, 2021 0 likes 274 plays 0  

Using Current News Sources (Dissertation Festival)

News sources can be used to answer a range of research questions. This session will introduce the online news sources available either for free or via the Library with a focus on current…

From  Angela Nicholson on March 9th, 2021 0 likes 24 plays 0  

The New Real - Jake Elwes

Jake Elwes’ interactive online artwork explores queer culture and the algorithms, philosophy and ethics of AI. In The Zizi Show, made with a community of drag artists, Elwes constructs and then…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 8th, 2021 0 likes 28 plays 0  

The New Real- Anna Ridler and Caroline Sinders

Mechanized Cacophonies by Anna Ridler and Caroline Sinders – both artists and machine learning experts – is an immersive and interactive online artwork. Inspired by lockdown, it explores…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 8th, 2021 0 likes 43 plays 0  

Squid-inspired robot is masterstroke of design

A robot that mimics two of nature’s smartest swimmers could play a vital role in underwater exploration, its creators say. The device – inspired by the quick, efficient movements of squid…

From  Maria Mcmahon on January 21st, 2021 0 likes 496 plays 0  

10.4 Old and New Media

Internet and Society 2020

From  James Stewart on November 29th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Newspapers for historical research - HCA (online)

A video for online postgraduate students in School of History, Classics and Archaeology (HCA) demonstrating how to find and access newspaper, magazine and other news source databases and how to…

From  Caroline Stirling on August 11th, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Coronavirus (Covid-19) update from the Principal - 22 April 2020

In his latest message, the Principal and Vice-Chancellor updates staff on the steps that the University is planning for our long-term future and to support staff as much as possible throughout the…

From  Kathryn Hood on April 22nd, 2020 9 likes 1,523 plays

Propaganda: A problem in need of a Legal Solution? Rachael Crauford-Smith

https://www.wiki.ed.ac.uk/display/CIDS/2020+Week+9%3A+Social+media+and++politics%3A+regulation+and+p...Dr Craufurd Smith considers how longstanding concerns over state propaganda relate to the more…

From  James Stewart on March 30th, 2020 0 likes 24 plays 0  

German event highlights strong European partnerships

Edinburgh’s important research and study links with Europe – and opportunities to strengthen them – were the focus of a high-level meeting in Berlin.At the Connected Scotland event,…

From  Kathryn Hood on May 28th, 2019 0 likes 28 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 53 plays 0  

Climate Crisis Event

Climate Crisis Panel Event

From  Alison Newell on March 18th, 2019 0 likes 41 plays 0  

EFP 16: News From Home Film Festival 2018

PhD students Eszter Simor and Chantal Bertalanffy talk to Kat Zabecka and Dr David Sorfa about their new film festival News From Home 2018. More about the News from Home Festival is available…

From  Katarina Zabecka on November 16th, 2018 0 likes 25 plays 0