We want to hear from you!

We want to hear from science communication enthusiasts! If you have an idea for a science communication event, we'd love to help. We are now taking suggestions for events. It might be a workshop, a discussion or an activity - whatever form it takes and however you want to communicate your (or someone else's) research! … Continue reading We want to hear from you!

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Biomimicry, the epitome of interdisciplinary research

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4vq8ci4RTUs “Embraced by visionaries, including da Vinci and the Wright Brothers, biomimicry (bios meaning life and mimesis to imitate) is a new discipline. It studies nature’s best ideas, then imitates these designs and processes to solve human problems. Early results have been extraordinary. A bullet train modeled on the kingfisher and owl saves energy and … Continue reading Biomimicry, the epitome of interdisciplinary research

Introducing InterSci and its vision for the future

InterSci is a new project founded by four postgraduate students at the University of Edinburgh in 2017. Amelia Hallas Potts, Diana Sá da Bandeira, Bonnie Nicholson and Alina Gukova had known each other from a different project, but they decided to start a project that was more in line with their personal interests. Ana Rondelli, … Continue reading Introducing InterSci and its vision for the future