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Major investment for Eden Campus

The Scottish and UK governments have confirmed the University will receive over £26m for transformative infrastructure works at Eden Campus.

22 November 2018University news

Listening to the past

Where next for the “veritable hotbed of feminism”?

21 November 2018Public interest stories

Chimps are users

Chimpanzees use others to get what they want, in a similar way to human beings, new research at St Andrews has found.

21 November 2018Research

Humpback whales sing the same song

Male humpback whales in a population sing the same song at any one time, according to new research from St Andrews and Queensland.

21 November 2018Research

Tiny lasers light up immune cells

A team of researchers at the University has developed tiny lasers that could revolutionise our understanding of many diseases.

20 November 2018Research

Whales use the sonic equivalent of a flashlight to focus in on prey

A new study reveals that whales, dolphins and porpoises use narrow beams of high intensity sound to echolocate prey.

15 November 2018Research

Wild orangutan mothers speak up to defend kids

A team of scientists, led by St Andrews, has shown that wild orangutan mothers utilise a unique vocal phenomenon to warn their offspring.

14 November 2018Research

St Andrews commemorates Armistice centenary with Royal Scots

St Andrews commemorates students who were killed serving with The Royal Scots to mark the centenary of the First World War.

12 November 2018Public interest stories

Queen of crime joins St Andrews winter graduation celebrations

Tartan Noir award-winning author Val McDermid among those to be honoured at Winter Graduation.

8 November 2018University news

£15m new Artificial Intelligence centre for Scotland to innovate and transform healthcare

A new artificial intelligence health research centre promises to enable better patient diagnosis, treatment and outcomes.

6 November 2018Awards