City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh lectures & talks


Floral Clock Marks 100th Centenary of Edinburgh Zoo

Edinburgh Zoo Floral Clock

A team of gardeners, using 40,000 plants, took two months to create this year's animal themed floral clock marking the 100th anniversary of

Just Festival

Renamed Just Festival in 2013, the Festival of Spirituality and Peace was established in 2001 - post 9/11 - out of a desire to re-awaken the original spirit of the Edinburgh I

Public Lecture: Exploring Mars: Water, Climate, Environments and the search for life.

A talk by Dr Victoria Hipkin from the Canadian Space Agency Exploring Mars: Water, Climate, Environments and the search for life.

Professor Andrew Whiten Lecture

Professor Andrew Whiten of St Andrews University will be talking about the cultures of monkeys and apes, covering discoveries from the wild and at the zoo.

Professor Iain Stewart Lecture

Professor Iain Stewart gives a lecture as part of Edinburgh Zoo's centenary. The talk will be entitled: The rise of the continents, and what it has meant for the wildlife on them.

Scottish Astrological Association Talk: The Fire Signs Group Discussion

A talk entitled the Fire Signs Group Discussion. Facilitated by SAA Committee (Room 2)

We will be discussing the fire signs Aries, Leo and Sagittarius.

Scottish Astrological Association Talk: The Good the Bad and the Not so Ugly

Carole Bone gives a talk entitled The Good the Bad and the Not so Ugly (Main Hall). Mars and Saturn are traditionally known as the Malefics reputedly bringing strife and hardship.

Bike2Boat: Kayaking Film Presentation by Olaf Obsommer

On Saturday 30th March, the University of Edinburgh Canoe Club is thrilled to welcome Olaf Obsommer, internationally renowned kayaker and adventure film maker, to present his latest film creation.<

25th Edinburgh International Science Festival Looks Into The Future

Ugly Animal Preservation Society

The Edinburgh International Science Festival marks 25 years, from 23rd March, with two weeks of events that look forward to the next 25 y

RSC Winter Lectures: The story of The Commonwealth War Graves Commission

In the first of The Royal Scots Club's 2013 winter lectures, Lieutenant General Sir Alistair Irwin will explore the origins of The Commonwealth War Graves Commission.