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Science Fair returns to Belfast
…The Royal Dublin Society (RDS) Primary Science Fair is back in Belfast…


Science wants to know how your garden grows
…Researchers at Dundee University are recruiting green-fingered people across Scotland as "citizen scientists". It is part of a pan-European project in which gardeners and growers are gathering data about their soil. The findings will be…


European Commission hopes for big science funding uplift
…) on science in the next EU budget. The funding programme, dubbed HorizonEU , covers…. Open science, or researcher-driven projects, would get €25.8bn; and innovation… out by Science Commissioner Carlos Moedas in a press conference in Brussels…


The silent teachers - the people who donate their bodies to science
… to Dundee University in the name of medical science every year. They give, in the words…


Exploring dementia through art and science
…It is like watching an awakening. Baton in hand, an elderly resident of a care home in north London is "conducting" a trio of professional musicians, a broad smile on his face. Like the other residents in the room, he has advanced…


Annie Maunder: Plaque for 'forgotten woman' of science
… Greenwich. She has long been known as one of the "forgotten women" of science. A blue…


Annie Maunder: Plaque for 'forgotten woman' of science
…Annie Maunder: Plaque for 'forgotten woman' of science A blue plaque has been… to the world of science. Born in Strabane, Annie Scott Dill Russell later won a scholarship… possible for young women to go into science and stick with it". "It gives young women…


The 'Baby' that ushered in modern computer age
… for centuries of science and innovation. Dr "Tommy" Gordon Thomas was 19 and in the final…, will be in Manchester for a special event at the Museum of Science and Industry, which hosts… the computer science department at Manchester University, says the developments from…


Hotel plan to serve up midge burgers
… to deal with any bacteria and it would need to go to a food science lab, to make sure…


What makes people deeply dippy for dinosaurs?
… fascinating." The University of Birmingham lecturer specialises in how science… to do with those dual interests, science and literature, which at first sound… for dinosaurs because you cannot have the idea of them without science and culture." Whereas…