Edinburgh Local

Discover our research

Find out about our Edinburgh focused-research, hear about projects our staff are working on and learn about some of the interesting research happening in your city's University.

Research Portal

Meet our researchers and discover the research projects currently underway at the University of Edinburgh.

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Visit our Easter Bush Outreach Centre

Your class can take part in a virtual visit to the Roslin Institute, meet one of our scientists and find out about science in the real world!

Visit the Centre

Research news

Hot off the press – read our latest research news. 

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What's the big idea?

Building on Edinburgh’s tradition of providing a home for inquisitive minds such as Charles Darwin, David Hume and Peter Higgs, the Big Idea Podcast is a forum for contemporary thinkers to exchange their work and expertise with each other and listeners.

Listen to the Big Ideas Podcast

Our blog

Our staff and students share their thoughts and ideas through a series of blogs. See what captures your attention.

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