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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…


Afrofuturism: Why black science fiction 'can't be ignored'
Science fiction has long been criticised for its lack of racial diversity… of colour from science fiction offers up an interesting paradox. How can a genre… inspired by science fiction and afrofuturism," she told BBC Radio 1 in March. "Telling…


Can the science of autophagy boost your health?
…A little-known scientific process is being hailed as the new way to lose weight, look younger and prolong life. Autophagy is a natural regeneration process that occurs at a cellular level in the body, reducing the likelihood of contracting…


Memories of The Manchester Baby 70 years on
… of Science and Industry.…