Children with more symmetrical hands have speedier mental responses than others, according to a study.
The Head of the College of Humanities & Social Science is among twelve academics from the University named RSE Fellows.
Students are being offered a taste of what it is like to work in creative and cultural sectors at a new careers festival.
Experts are creating a unique visual archive of every tower block in the UK to help restore high flats' beleaguered reputation.
Dr Catherine Martin has been appointed as the new College Registrar.
Scientists have identified genes associated with people's general cognitive function - how we process information.
People in jobs that demand complex dealings with people or data are more likely to stay mentally sharp in later life, a study suggests.
One of humankind's most remarkable traits - an ability to achieve great feats by building on the work of others - is also present in the animal kingdom, research suggests.
People living in Scotland are set to benefit from a new centre that will encourage and support speaking more than one language.
Watch this video to understand how you can avoid plagiarism in your university work.
Three students in the College of Humanities and Social Science have won Undergraduate Awards.
Staff's good work celebrated at inaugural awards ceremony
Edinburgh will hold a series of events to showcase the University's links with India and South Asia.
A new brain scan study part of plan to make cities better for older people
Equality Challenge Unit's trial gender equality charter mark has recognised the School of Divinity and the Institute of Physical Education, Sport and Health Sciences.
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This article was published on May 15, 2014