#Edinburgh

  • Article: High CO2 Levels in Water Can 'Dissolve' Starfish, Scientists Say
    Environment

    High CO2 Levels in Water Can 'Dissolve' Starfish, Scientists Say

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 19, 2018

    CO2 “pulses” could have a potentially devastating effect on ecosystems, according to new research. Read more

  • Article: Harry & Meghan Just Visited This Scottish Homeless Charity
    Citizenship

    Harry & Meghan Just Visited This Scottish Homeless Charity

    Feb. 14, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The couple stopped off on their first official visit to Scotland. Read more

  • Article: Edinburgh University Just Divested From All Fossil Fuels
    Environment

    Edinburgh University Just Divested From All Fossil Fuels

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 7, 2018

    Students have now pressured 61 universities into ditching fossil fuel investment. Read more

  • Article: How Bill Gates Is Helping Lift 100 Million Farmers Out of Poverty
    Food & Hunger

    How Bill Gates Is Helping Lift 100 Million Farmers Out of Poverty

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 26, 2018

    Crops need to be more nutritious and resistant to extreme weather conditions. Read more

  • Article: 28 Historic Scottish Sites on 'Red Alert' From Climate Change Threats
    Environment

    28 Historic Scottish Sites on 'Red Alert' From Climate Change Threats

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 16, 2018

    Dozens more are on “amber," according to a new report. Read more

  • Article: Thousands of People Slept in a Freezing Scottish Park for a Brilliant Reason
    Citizenship

    Thousands of People Slept in a Freezing Scottish Park for a Brilliant Reason

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 11, 2017

    More than 8,000 people braved the sub-zero temperatures. Read more

  • Article: Glasgow Could Become Home to a ‘Mini-Holland’ To Encourage Scots to Ditch Their Cars
    Environment

    Glasgow Could Become Home to a ‘Mini-Holland’ To Encourage Scots to Ditch Their Cars

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 19, 2017

    Scotland has awarded £22 million to cycling and walking schemes. Read more

  • Article: This Scottish Professor Has Launched a Network To Tackle the Loneliness of Being a Woman At the Top in Science
    Girls & Women

    This Scottish Professor Has Launched a Network To Tackle the Loneliness of Being a Woman At the Top in Science

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 31, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Only 10% of senior STEM positions in Scotland are held by women. Read more