City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh International Science Festival


Edinburgh’s Festivals Get Government Funding Boost

Edinburgh's Festivals have received a funding boost, it was announced on Thursday as an ambitious programm

BALL & Other Funny Stories About Cancer

In 2001, at the age of 20 New York born Brian Lobel was diagnosed with testicular cancer.

Science in the City

This talk is presented by Dr Chris Speed, Reader in Digital Spaces,

Abendland (2011)

A cinematic poem about Europe at night - a portrait of the nocturnal going-ons across the continent from a quiet television studio to a complex surveillance room.

Playtime (1967)

A man attempts to navigate his way around a futuristic Paris, a vast, de-humanised world of clean lines and reflections which continually baffle our protagonist and lead him on an unpredictable jou

Metropolis (1927, 2010 remastered version)

Metropolis is set in a dystopic future where ruling elites govern from menacing high rise buildings whilst oppressed workers live below.

Brazil (1985)

In a strange dystopian world overrun by outdated machines, a man attempts to find a woman who appears in his dreams.

Il Desserto Rosso (1964)

 Il Desserto Rosso was the first colour film made by celebrated Italian filmmaker Michelangelo Antonioni and is regarded as one of his v

Botanics To Launch Scotland's First Festival of Science and Food

Neil Forbes, chef

The Royal Botanic Garden in Edinburgh (RGBE) has announced that is launching a new foodie festival this Spring - Science on a Plate.

Grown Up Events at Edinburgh Science Festival

The Edinburgh International Science Festival reported one of its busiest opening days in 23 years when it opened on 9th April.

Over 5,000 visitors attended Science Festival events in venues around the city including the City Art Centre, the Edinburgh Royal Botanic Garden, the National Museum, St Andrew Square, The University of Edinburgh’s Informatics Building and the Usher Hall.