'Exciting' Stone Age discoveries in the Cairngorms

Rare clues to Mesolithic life in Scotland's mountains add to evidence previously found in Perthshire and Dumfries.

April 7, 2021 ~3 min

Aberdeen physicist behind first full-body MRI scanner dies

Prof John Mallard, formerly of Aberdeen University, was known for his pioneering work in medical imaging.

Feb. 26, 2021 ~3 min

Ancient Tap O' Noth hillfort in Aberdeenshire one of 'largest ever'

Archaeologists say up to 4,000 people may have lived in more than 800 huts perched high on the Tap O' Noth.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
May 14, 2020 ~2 min

Post office team picked for Antarctic Port Lockroy base

The team will spend four months franking stamps on tourists' postcards and counting penguins.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Sept. 20, 2019 ~2 min