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Women in Science Festival 2017

Wednesday 08 March 2017

Physics vs Psychology: Which is the hard Science?


Woody Woodpecker laughs in the face of politics

Wednesday 08 March 2017

New evidence suggests birds have mastered cooperative living

Artwork by LJCraftCo

Science Fiction Make Believe Essay Competition

Monday 06 March 2017

Winners of our annual Scottish-wide essay competition 2017

UN International Day of Women and Girls in Science

Monday 13 February 2017

In recognition of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we describe some of the School’s outreach activities with school-aged children.


Lizards and Ladders

Monday 06 February 2017

First evidence of how early social environment affects lizard learning

The Politics of Hope: Donald Trump as an Entrepreneur of Identity

Monday 21 November 2016

The president-elect won the election by artfully shaping and responding to his supporters’ views

With a little help from my friends

Wednesday 02 November 2016

Apes can understand how others see the world

Monday 10 October 2016

Baby and Child Lab - Family Fun Day

Friday 07 October 2016

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Psychology & Neuroscience top in the UK

Tuesday 24 May 2016

The School of Psychology & Neuroscience has been ranked the best the UK, according to a new higher education league table published Mon 23 May, 2016.

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Stefan Pulver wins teaching award.

Monday 16 May 2016

Stefan Pulver wins the 2016 AD Instruments Macknight Early Career Innovative Educator Award.

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The Science of Shakespeare podcast - The Guardian

Monday 25 April 2016

Prof Steve Reicher talks Julius Caesar and Crowd Manipulation.

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Teaching Awards 2015-16

Thursday 21 April 2016

School winners of this year's University Teaching Awards

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Why girls who mature early go for masculine men

Thursday 14 April 2016

Research sheds light into the effect of early puberty on mating preferences

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Understanding the appeal of ISIS

Wednesday 30 March 2016

A new analysis of how ordinary people become terrorists

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Apes remember their old friends' voices

Tuesday 29 March 2016

Bonobos can recall past group members even after years apart