Recently, theGIST attended the St Francis Primary School science event, organised and coordinated by Dr Saeeda Bhatti. In this podcast, Gabi and her team ask pupils, parents and teachers their thoughts on the importance...
theGIST Features Podcasts
Gabriela De Sousa and Emily May Armstrong interview the speakers at the UK Parliament Outreach and Engagement Service event held in Kelvin Hall, Glasgow. Listen to Dr Caroline Kenny, Dr Phil Larkin, and Simon Wakefield discuss how research is used to inform government policy making, and how researchers can get involved.
Listen to Gabriela De Sousa discuss our coverage of TEDxGlasgow 2017 and listen to exclusive interviews with Richard Murchie and TEDxGlasgow’s prestigious guests.
Launched in June 2017, ‘Monumental’ is an exciting new Glasgow Science Festival project, supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Scotland has a rich history as a powerhouse of science and innovation, from the Scottish Enlightenment to the present day. Scots like James Watt and Joseph Black were pioneers whose contributions pushed us into the modern world. But where are the women and what are their stories? TheGIST caught up with some of the people behind Monumental.
Every morning, scores of us effectively wake up in two steps: firstly when we crash back from the peaceful planes of sleep, and secondly when we gulp down the brain-activating drink that is coffee.
The discovery of a new antibiotic and how it can potentially treat a previously hard to treat STD.
Sonya discusses the progress and challenges in preventing preterm birth, shedding light on an important public health issue that is often overlooked.
Anna Duncan gives us an insight into the recent quantum particle teleportation experiment.
Want to stick around long enough to see your great-great-great grandkids grow up? The solution may lie in your DNA.
If you think you just need good results to be published, think again… And read on.
Common chimpanzees are no longer considered our closest evolutionary relative as new evidence shines a light on how a different species may claim that title.