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.

Midlothian Science Zone

View from the air of the cluster of science parks, research institutes and business set against the stunning backdrop of the Pentland hills and surrounding landscape of Midlothian.

Meet Beta Bugs Founder

Behind the scenes of insect genetics firm, Beta Bugs, with founder & CEO Thomas Farrugia talking about the journey so far, recent funding round and why he chose to locate company in Midlothian, Scotland.

Growing sausages

Roslin Technologies has found a way to grow sausages from animal cells in the lab at Roslin Innovation Centre and this technology is reported on BBC Click.

Research rankings confirm Edinburgh as world leader

The University of Edinburgh is ranked 4th in UK based on quality and breadth of its research and is Scotland’s top-ranked institution.

One Health Approaches

Emergent infections under climate change and threats to biodiversity with Professor Rowland Kao, Chair of Veterinary Epidemiology and Data Science, University of Edinburgh.

Wildlife Management

SRUC pledge to help deliver effective wildlife management across Scotland, integral to conservation, farming, forestry and tourism.

What is Scottish EDGE

Scottish EDGE Round 20 opens for application on 20 July, aimed at identifying and supporting Scotland’s up-and-coming innovative, high-growth entrepreneurial talent.

Investment to Benefit Environment

The University of Edinburgh has moved £60m of investments into two dedicated funds that support a cleaner, more sustainable and climate-friendly future.

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