Big fish in big trouble in Europe

An international team of scientists led by the University of Aberdeen have discovered that large fish, which include many of the sharks, rays and skates of Europe, are the most at threat from extinction.

2017 May Festival underway!

The University of Aberdeen May Festival kicks off today (Friday), with a huge variety of events set to take place over the weekend.

Sub-zero waters a barrier to oil spill recovery

Sub-zero temperatures in the deep waters of the North Atlantic would significantly hamper the ability of oil-eating bacteria to help the ocean recover from a major oil spill, according to new research.

North-east pupils embark on a journey of discovery with May Festival

Around a thousand school pupils will descend on the University of Aberdeen's King's College campus for three days of fun and learning beginning on Wednesday (May 24).

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