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One Last Dance in Celia Hall

By David Thomson (Edinburgh Now)

With the success of TV shows like Strictly Come Dancing and musicians like Dutch violist Andre Rieu with his Johann Strauss Orchestra… 273 more words

RT: ​Unionists rally as Scottish independence mood gains ground

Published time: April 22, 2014 08:04


Opponents of Scottish independence speak of pensions being lost in the potential separation from the UK. It comes after a recent poll showed that the gap between Yes and No votes is narrowing, with unionists losing ground. 515 more words


Course Review: Introduction to Philosophy

Provider: University of Edinburgh at Coursera [course page]
Lecturer: Various (one per week)
Subject: Humanities / Philosophy
Delivery: Self-paced Synchronous study… 244 more words


Living organ regenerated for first time

Source: KurzweilAI, April 10, 2014

A team of scientists at the University of Edinburgh has rebuilt the thymus of an old mouse  — the first regeneration of a living organ. 120 more words


The April Post: the ISC, Beltane Festival and Hot Cross Buns

Spotlight on…..the International Student Centre!

The ISC is the student-run arm of the International Office, dealing with the social aspects of the international community in Edinburgh.  959 more words

Brain Cell Find Points To New Brain Cancer Therapies

Insights into how brain cells are produced could lead to treatments for brain cancer and other brain-related disorders. 

Scientists have gained new understanding of the role played by a key molecule that controls how and when nerve and brain cells are formed – a process that allows the brain to develop and keeps it healthy.

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Week Twenty-Nine - An Alternative Project

A bit of an odd week, this last one. For a start, the complete emptiness in the office at the moment started to get pretty eerie after a while and I had to counteract the deathly silence by putting some music on. 558 more words