City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh International Science Festival


Scientist Chris Rapley Puts Climate Change Centre Stage

Chris Rapley

Chris Rapley, Professor of Climate Science at the University College of London, was awarded the

Uncanny Valley, Edinburgh International Science Festival, Summerhall, Review

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What does it mean to be human? That’s a pretty big question for adults, never mind children.

How will we power the UK in the future?

The climate scientists tell us that we have to move to near zero green house gas emissions quickly to avoid calamitous climate change.

Science Festival: The Road From Paris

Climate change is without doubt the defining issue of our age. For many, the Paris Agreement on climate change was a fork in the road.

Electric Automotive Adventures with Robert Llewellyn

Best known as the robot in sci-fi series Red Dwarf, but gaining increasing recognition for his electric vehicle channel on YouTube, Robert Llewellyn will be talking about all things EV.

2071: The World We'll Leave Our Grandchildren

Probably the most important talk that you can see at the Edinburgh International Science Festival, particularly in light of the recent Paris Agreement in December.

Two New Children’s Shows Commissioned for the 2016 Edinburgh International Science Festival

Two award winning theatre Scottish companies, Catherine Wheels and Borderline, in collaboration with present Edinburgh International Science Festival, announce the debut of two high quality pieces of

Potential Difference - celebrating the achievements of female scientists

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Potential Difference is an exhibition organised by Karen Halliday(see image , a Reader at Edinburgh University , the exhibition aims to examine socio-cultural aspects of science, with a focus on gende

Dr Bunhead's Exploding Easter Egg Show

Witness the world's biggest Easter egg explosion, rainbow foam fountains, the Easter Bunny bazooka and loads more Easter science shenanigans with the world's favourite TV stunt scientist.

Edinburgh Science Festival 2015 - It's An "Ideas Factory"

EISF 2015

The Edinburgh International Science Festival (4-19 April, 2015) wants visitors to see it as "The Ideas Factory" - a hub for information, ideas and innovation.