May Festival springs to life
The May Festival will burst into life today (Friday May 27) with the launch of a packed programme of events and family fun that will run across the weekend.
University of Aberdeen collaboration receives £2.1M for aquaculture research
The University of Aberdeen has joined a consortium made up of nine research institutes and universities from the UK, India and Bangladesh, to develop a holistic understanding of the role of the environment in controlling disease risk in fish and crustacean aquaculture.
Tales of Iona told through new video game
The rich history of the Isle of Iona will be brought to life for school children around the world through an interactive free video game developed by the University of Aberdeen in partnership with Hyper Luminal Games Ltd.
Artists, Academics and Ancient Texts
During autumn 2014, seven postgraduate and early career researchers from the University of Aberdeen took part in two contemporary performance and performance evaluation workshops and one public performance, along with researchers from Newcastle University and the Universities of Dundee and Glasgow.
Maritime Preparedness and International Partnership in the High North (MARPART project)
Newly created University of the Arctic Thematic Network, will be presented and endorsed during its Congress in Saint-Petersburg this September 2016.
New Kingdom of Fungi exhibit opens at Aberdeen Science Centre
Children battled 'killer fungi' in a Space Invaders-style arcade game today (Tuesday May 24) as part of the newest exhibit at the Aberdeen Science Centre.
UArctic Congress Early Bird Registation Closing 31 May 2016
The first ever UArctic Congress is hosted by Saint Petersburg State University from Monday, 12 September through to Friday, 16 September 2016 in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Koraleriet Concert - great success
Over 1,300 people watched this on one day!
University of Aberdeen named as top 40 UK university
The University of Aberdeen has been included among the top 40 UK universities listed in this year's Guardian University Guide, rising five places on last year's position.
Elphinstone Institute Newsletter Spring 2016
Copyrighting Tradition in the Internet Age: Creativity, Authorship, and Folklore Lecture will be given by Professor Vladimar Tr. Hafstein on 10 November 2016 in King's College Conference Centre.
Scotland's war on 'bad bugs' at May Festival
Expert scientists from all over the country will share their research into the world's biggest killers at this year's May Festival.
Climate agreement can't be met without emissions reduction target for agriculture, says new study
Scientists have calculated, for the first time, the extent to which agricultural emissions must reduce to meet the new climate agreement to limit warming to 2°C in 2100.
Join the Mayhem across Aberdeen
Aberdeen is set to play host to a diverse and fascinating series of events set to inspire and educate people of all ages and backgrounds with this year's Mayhem programme.
Sir Duncan Rice Library captured in architect's illustration
The University of Aberdeen's stunning Sir Duncan Rice Library has been confirmed as a 'work of art' after a celebrated architect included it in a series of graphic illustrations of the world's most striking universities.
Talented north-east writers among literary highlights at May Festival
An Aberdeen festival will showcase the best of poetry and prose through its popular literary strand.
University to host major international seismology conference
The University of Aberdeen is hosting a major international conference on seismic imaging that will open in Aviemore this weekend.
EU launches a new integrated policy for the Arctic
Wednesday 27 April saw the EU unveil an integrated Arctic policy which will focus on climate change and environmental protection, sustainable development and international cooperation. EU High Representative Federica Mogherini joined climate Commissioner Karmenu Vella to launch the new initiative.
University festival to explore Innovation, Architecture and Design
Visitors to the University of Aberdeen's May Festival will be able to explore some of the University's most iconic buildings and find out what Aberdeen's architecture could look like in years to come.
Scientists to set sail on pioneering deep sea research expedition
Scientists from the University of Aberdeen are due to sail to the North Atlantic to test a pioneering piece of research equipment that will help improve our understanding of how deep ocean ecosystems function and respond to a major oil spill.
University receives £250,000 funding to assess Rockall hydrocarbon potential
The University of Aberdeen is set to benefit from a £250,000 grant from the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) to investigate the potential for hydrocarbon exploration in the Rockall area of the North Atlantic.
Northern Lights - Lossiemouth
Filming is now underway for the sequel to the Lossiemouth Northern Lights film.
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