Aberdeen's first Women in Engineering Conference begins at University
More than 40 girls from throughout the UK are taking part in Aberdeen's first Women in Engineering Conference.
Cancer research boost from Baxter Foundation
Cancer research at the University of Aberdeen will be faster and more efficient than ever thanks to vital new equipment donated by the Gordon and Ena Baxter Foundation.
£5M investment to maintain UK's status as global leader in offshore renewable energy
A national consortium of universities has been awarded £5million to bring together a network of academic, industrial and policy stakeholders to champion and maintain the UK's world-leading expertise in offshore renewable energy (ORE).
Taking the biscuit - in the name of science
Biscuit lovers are required to help scientists from the University of Aberdeen Rowett Institute discover if higher protein versions of the sweet snacks are acceptable to our taste buds.
Aberdeen researcher leads £10.5m prostate cancer project to answer 'critical' questions
A £10.5million prostate cancer project led by a researcher at the University of Aberdeen will use big data to answer critical questions about the 'under researched' disease.
Animal research annual statistics
In 2017, the University used 15,268 animals in research. The vast majority of these were rodents, predominantly mice and some rats (83.6%), and fish (14.3%).
Tackling Fungal Infections: First staff appointed to Cape Town AFGrica Unit
A new ground-breaking fungal infection research unit run by the University of Aberdeen and University of Cape Town has appointed its first two scientists.
Life on Earth kept to darkness for much of history, study finds
Tiny creatures that lived in the dark - either underground or below the sea floor - were the dominant life forms on Earth for much of the planet's history, a study suggests.