City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland


Interview: Simon Gage, Edinburgh Science Festival Director

Simon Gage, director of the EISF

The longtime EISF director explains the art of science communication and why warnings from this year's Edinburgh Medal winner need to be heeded.

Our Climate Future with James Hansen

James Hansen - Edinburgh medal recipient 2012

The 2012 Edinburgh Medallist, US physicist Dr James Hansen, is one of the world’s most respected climate scientists.

Edinburgh To Become "Super-Connected City"

Edinburgh is one of ten UK cities set to share £100m to introduce ultra-fast broadband and wifi through the city, Chancellor George Osborne announced today in his budget.

Edinburgh World Writers’ Conference 2012-2013

The Edinburgh World Writers’ Conference 2012-2013 is a collaboration between the Edinburgh Book Festival and the British Council, which sets out to "build the most complete picture of writing and its relationship to modern life ever attempted."

Book Festival To Host Edinburgh World Writers' Conference

Nick Barley launches 2011 EIBF programme (cropped)

The Edinburgh International Book Festival and the British Council are collaborating on a new venture The Edinburgh World Writers’ Conference 2012-2013.

Brazil (1985)

In a strange dystopian world overrun by outdated machines, a man attempts to find a woman who appears in his dreams.

General Register House Being Captured in 3D Survey

Surveying the dome at General Register House

The 224-year old General Register House at North Bridge is the latest historic building to be laser-scanned and digitally recorded as part of ongoing proje

Futuristic, Genomics Drama to Have Airing

Genomics revue

Come April, Peter Arnott - an award-winning scribe from Glasgow - will have completed a year as the first Resident Playwright to be based at the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Genomics Forum. The position has been part of a creative partnership with the Traverse Theatre.

MacTaggart Lecture

The MacTaggart Lecture is the keynote speech given at the start of the Edinburgh Television Festival.