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Pint of Science 2019: The Art of Science

As part of the Pint of Science festival 2019, theGIST attended Creative Reactions: an exhibition of the work which Glasgow-based artists have made in collaboration with scientists, inspired by their current, cutting-edge research. Check out our video to catch a glimpse of some of the artwork as well as interviews with scientists, artists, and attendees from the event!

One Step Further: TEDx 2017

With the upcoming TEDx UniversityofGlasgow we take a look back to when theGIST covered last year’s event. The theme was one step further so we caught up with some of the speakers to see...

theGIST Archive: Steve Backshall

Back in March we got the chance to interview wildlife presenter, adventurer and β€œdeadly” animal lover Steve Backshall after his TEDx 2017 talk. If you want the chance to see some of the other...

theGIST Interviews Monumental

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 GSF’s Monumental.