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Dr Jane Goodall gives reasons for hope

Founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of Peace delivers special lecture.

5 May 2011University news

The seal diet

Launch of year-long study of seal diet throughout Scotland.

23 March 2010Research

Dream whale trip on offer

One lucky young person can win a trip around Madeira.

29 April 2008Research

Scotland’s heritage on the edge

Scotland's leading environmental and social historian highlights plight of the country's threatened coastlines.

12 September 2007Research

Researcher’s find sparks major python hunt

A major python hunt is underway in Florida after a University of St Andrews researcher literally stumbled upon a ferocious eight foot snake.

5 June 2007Public interest stories

Dangerous drop in sparrow population

House Sparrow.

19 December 2005Research

Dolphin diaries

CAPTION: A Chilean dolphin, copyright Sonja Heinrich.

5 December 2005Awards

Major survey of whales, dolphins and porpoises

Ships and aircraft will take to European waters next month as part of the largest ever international survey of whales, dolphins and porpoises.

27 June 2005Research

What species really do belong to Scotland?

PICTURE CAPTION: Beech and Scots Pine - Alien v Native Species

24 April 2002Research

Showcase of new wildlife population techniques

Nearly 100 wildlife biologists from across the world will gather in St Andrews next week to discuss new ways of determining the density or abundance of wildlife populations.

24 July 2001Research