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Student telephone campaign

University of St Andrews students are dialling their way to pound signs as part of a telephone campaign to raise cash for a range of University projects.

Porpoise study

Marine experts and mathematicians are teaming up to examine the impact of by-catch on the population of the UK's most common marine mammal.

Laser device takes the limelight

A tiny measuring device developed by Scots researchers has taken the limelight on the world stage after winning an international award for commercial excellence. Timewarp, which was invented by Dr Derryck Reid and Professor Wilson Sibbett of the University of St Andrews, has won the Laser Focus Commercial Technology Award.

Hope for croup victims

Scots scientists are one step closer to wiping out one of the world's most distressing childhood conditions, after being awarded a grant by an American pharmaceutical company to develop new drugs for croup.