Biotechnology

Shaping the Future of Medicine: Why You Should Care About Tissue Engineered Organs

Eleni Antoniadou | Posted 28.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Eleni Antoniadou

While the challenges we are facing, in the field of developing artificial life, are daunting, I have never been more optimistic about our ability to solve them. UK is definitely emerging as a biotechnology powerhouse.

Sir Paul Nurse Plans 'Gentle Anarchy' for the World Leading Francis Crick Institute

Ellee Seymour | Posted 16.02.2013 | UK Politics
Ellee Seymour

'Gentle anarchy' and political diplomacy are the essential tools which Sir Paul Nurse is equipped with to drive forward Britain's agenda as a world le...

The 'Geeks' Fight Back: Challenges for Science and Democracy

Ian Scoones | Posted 31.07.2012 | UK Tech
Ian Scoones

A mood of scientific self-righteousness has broken out in the UK. The 'geeks' - professional scientists committed to evidence-based policy - are on the march. What has brought this on?

Wildlife Welfare: What's in it for Me?

Graeme Keeton | Posted 22.04.2012 | UK Tech
Graeme Keeton

Why should you care about wildlife that exists thousands of miles away? All of these different species and seemingly countless variations on a theme.