Research, Impact, and the UK Parliament: Interviews

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.

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TEDxUniversityofGlasgow 2017 Podcast

March 22, 2017 • Multimedia, Podcasts • Views: 91

Listen to Gabriela De Sousa discuss our coverage of TEDxGlasgow 2017 and listen to exclusive interviews with Richard Murchie and TEDxGlasgow's prestigious guests.

Where General Relativity Meets Quantum Physics: The Bose-Einstein Condensate

April 28, 2015 • Multimedia, Physical Sciences, Podcasts • Views: 3367

Listen to Aidan McFadden and Richard Murchie’s interview with Strathclyde University’s Dr. Oi. Dr. Oi researches Bose Einstein Condensate’s in order to shed light on how gravitation and quantum mechanics interact.   Feature image credit: DonkeyHotey via

Podcast 13: TEDxUniversityofGlasgow Launch

March 18, 2015 • Life Sciences, Multimedia, Physical Sciences, Podcasts, Social Sciences • Views: 1694

theGIST was invited to attend the TEDxUniversityofGlasgow launch event. Tune in to hear our coverage of the event, including interviews with speakers and attendees.

Podcast 12: TheGIST & Naturally Speaking – Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative

March 16, 2015 • Life Sciences, Multimedia, Podcasts • Views: 1590

This is the first in our series of joint podcasts with the Glasgow University Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine’s Naturally Speaking podcast. In this episode, we interviewed the former director of the Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative: Dr. Ted Leighton. Tune

Podcast 11: Parapsychology

March 7, 2015 • Multimedia, Podcasts, Social Sciences • Views: 1622

Skepticism can be a scientist’s best friend or their worst enemy, depending on how it’s applied. In this podcast, we speak to Dr. Caroline Watt, a Parapsychologist from the University of Edinburgh about how the skeptical mindset of scientists and much of the wider non-scientific

Podcast 10: Solar Sail Space Travel

December 18, 2014 • Multimedia, Physical Sciences, Podcasts • Views: 1869

Avast ye GISTers an’ set yer compass for the stARRs!Today, first mates Josh Marsh and Aidan McFadden traverse the choppy seas of… space? With Dr. – I mean, Cpt. – Matteo Ceriotti from the University of Glasgow at the mast, they aim to explore the potential of solar sails for

Podcast 9: Bridging the Gap Between Science and the Public

December 5, 2014 • Multimedia, Podcasts • Views: 1571

Our Explorathon Podcast is here! In this episode, Emilie, Barry and Josh travel a path of discovery to learn the importance of science communication. Helping them along the way are Jamie Gallagher, Joanne Dempster, Susie Mitchell, Zara Gladman, Ian Scott and Kevin O’Dell – key figures