A small piece of Rhynie fossil plant with fossil fungi colonising the ends, viewed through a microscope. Image credit: Loron et al
Facial reconstructions undertaken by Hayley Fisher. Copyright City of Edinburgh Council/ Hayley Fisher
“During the first COVID19 lockdown in Scotland, the uptake rates of routine childhood immunizations (such as the MMR) increased compared to the previous year.” – Fiona McQuaid
The MS Society in the UK is collecting data on the impact of coronavirus.
“This new tool offers the advantage of being able to conduct inspection and analysis of 3D data remotely, while still obtaining precise results.” Lyn Wilson, HES
it builds on the strength of the NHS in Scotland and allows researchers to study geographical risk factors in detail.
Coastal erosion due to ice melt is creating problems across the north of Canada.
Scientists at the University of Edinburgh have been studying a 140 years old mixing technique which holds the key to making good chocolate.
More than 11,000 women die from secondary breast cancer each year in the UK.
Engineers in Scotland and Italy are developing wave energy technology which could help generate low-cost electricity for thousands of homes.