Skip to navigation Skip to content



There is nothing more compelling than a visual image and it is no coincidence that the most massive processing system in the human brain is the visual cortex.…

View next image

The future in sightWhen Cells DivideLife under the microscope

Feature image

The future in sight While thousands of visitors take photos in Edinburgh Zoo with their new-fangled camera phones, little do they know that just 200 metres away is a buil...

Feature image

When Cells Divide If scientists could watch the birth of chromosomes and change the way they develop, they would be on the threshold of mind-boggling breakthroughs in t...

Feature image

Life under the microscope When you mention lasers, many people still think of death rays, but the new generation of laser-based multiphoton microscopes are shining light on all...


Printed from on 05/04/20 05:12:57 AM

Science Scotland is a science & technology publication brought to you by The Royal Society of Edinburgh (