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2018 Round-up: the big science stories you need to know about

Last year, 2018, was a big year for science and technology. Here, we look back at the discoveries, projects and innovations which made big news last year.   NASA launched a probe to touch the sun A new probe was launched in order to investigate the temperature of the sun. We know that the atmosphere […]


A little summary of the US midterms for clueless Brits

In assuredly the first (and probably last) time, former US President Barack Obama and President Donald Trump quoted each other nearly verbatim in speeches weeks before the midterms, calling this election “the most important in our lifetimes” (although Trump was quick to add “besides ‘16”). Of course, a lot of people in politics claim this […]

Lifestyle What's On

The events across Edinburgh to get you in the spooky mood

Watching horror movies, costume parties, lighting bonfires, playing pranks, visiting haunted attractions, and trick-or-treating are just a few activities that are staples in the Halloween season. However, there are options happening in Scotland’s capital that can add little more flavour to your celebration this year. Here are some events that Edinburgh has to offer on […]

Fringe Music

Bad Luck

Returning to the Edinburgh Fringe this year is the ever theatrical, occasionally sassy, and always entertaining Laurie Black. Off the back of her Best Emerging Artist and Best Music awards at the Adelaide Fringe 2018, Black has reinvented the show she brought to Edinburgh last year. While Bad Luck Cabaret featured a variety of different performers […]