The Student

Author

Saskia Peach

Saskia is a fourth year studying linguistics & psychology. She first wrote for The Student during Freshers’ of first year and has continued to write ever since. In her second year she became editor of the lifestyle section, and in her third year she became Editor in Chief. After completing her terms as Editor in Chief she took financial responsibility for the paper, and nowadays she plans their social events. Saskia really loves The Student.

Science
Research has discovered that octopuses can ‘see’ with their skin
Science
Why does the far side of the moon matter so much to us?
Science
New study finds female’s brains are four years younger than male’s
Science
Edinburgh and Manchester team up to test new male contraceptive
Science
An interview with Rod Downie – WWF’s Chief Polar Advisor
Lifestyle
The Student visits Eco Larder: Edinburgh’s first zero-waste shop
Review
There She Goes
Science
How long will it be until we see the legalisation of MDMA?
Review
BBC One’s ‘Drowning in Plastic’ sheds light on the horrors of pollution
Science
Look after your goldfish, people