|This free two-day conference, joint with the Royal Society of Canada, will discuss various aspects of devolution including questions of national recognition, comparing the place of Scotland in the UK with that of Quebec in Canada.|
Monday 14 September, 9 am-5 pm
22 Aug 2015
Join us at Bowhill House, Selkirk, to hear three expert speakers discuss the engagement with the supernatural in Borders Literature, notably in the Border Ballads and in the work of Walter Scott and James Hogg. THIS LECTURE IS NOW FULLY BOOKED. WAITING LIST IN OPERATION.
14 Sep 2015
Professor Miles J Padgett FRS FRSE, Vice-Principal for Research and Kelvin Chair of Natural Philosophy (Physics and Astronomy), University of Glasgow will discuss light's energy and light's twist.
The response questions whether a case has been established that legislation on this topic is required.
Fellows recognised by the British Academy, Royal Society, the Academy of Medical Sciences and the Learned Society of Wales
Twenty four academic and professional institutions in the UK have called on national governments to take immediate action if they want to avert the serious risks posed by climate change.