Media Centre

Find out more about key sector strengths in the region from our science parks, research institutes and academic hubs. This selection of videos provides a showcase of facilities and an opportunity to hear what's in the pipeline from the experts talking about what they do.

Animal Health

Over six hundred animal scientists with a level of expertise unrivalled anywhere else in the world are located within the Midlothian Science Zone.

The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

An insight into The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, a world leader in veterinary education, research, and clinical practice. Located at the University of Edinburgh's Easter Bush Campus.

Pentlands Science Park 20th Anniversary

Telling the story of Pentlands Science Park - home of the world famous Moredun Foundation - from its earliest days up to the present. One of Scotland's most successful science parks and part of the world-leading animal bioscience cluster centred at Easter Bush in Midlothian.

Pentlands Science Park

The only example worldwide of a thriving bioscience park centred around an animal health and welfare research facility.

Dolly the Sheep: Major Discovery or Minor Distraction?

Helen Sang, Tilo Kunath and Miguel Garcia Sancho Sanchez debated whether Dolly has a place in the 21st century as part of the Edinburgh Fringe. Hear them talk about their debate and why it is important for scientists to discuss the meaning and impact of science.

Dolly at 20 Quiz

How much do you know about Dolly the Sheep? Challenge your knowledge of the world’s most famous sheep, born at The Roslin Institute, and find out a little about the story and the science along the way. The Roslin Institute receives strategic funding from the BBSRC.

Well Cow

The Well Cow bolus wirelessly monitors rumen pH and temperature, allowing optimisation of nutrition management for cows to improve their health and welfare.

UKTI: Farm to Fork

UK businesses are leading the way with world class scientists and researchers; a forward thinking agriculture community; cutting edge manufacturers and processors; and passionate producers and retailers.

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