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Future Scotland

BT joins forces with Digital Xtra Fund to inspire young Scots

Tech
A Class 385 train at Linlithgow station during early testing of the electrified Glasgow-Edinburgh mainline. Picture: ScotRail

Electric train runs on Edinburgh-Glasgow mainline for first time

Transport
The Orionid meteors. Picture: Wikimedia Commons

Shooting stars forecast as Earth passes through comet debris

Tech
The final turbine being put into place at the wind farm

World’s first floating wind farm powers up in Scotland

News 135

James Mackenzie: Deposit system welcome – but we must go further

Opinion 6

Edinburgh robot could help autistic adults find work

Tech

Scientists strike gold with discovery of distant source of precious metal

Tech 1

Hard Brexit ‘threatens scientific research’ at Scots universities

Education 171
A drone flew over the right wing of the plane at Gatwick

Drone ‘put 130 lives at risk’ with Gatwick plane near miss

UK 1
Kathryn Tremlett said teachers needed to learn about the Tor browser which can eventually give access to sites filled with illegal items

Teachers should discuss dark web ‘dangers’ with pupils

Tech 4
A Class 385 train at Linlithgow station during early testing of the electrified Glasgow-Edinburgh mainline. Picture: ScotRail

Electric train runs on Edinburgh-Glasgow mainline for first time

Transport
A digital app developed in Scotland would offer immediate assistance to those who find themselves homeless. Picture: John Devlin

New app offers instant help to Scots facing homelessness

Tech 2
A digital app developed in Scotland aims to provide immediate help for people in crisis and facing homelessness. Picture: John Devlin

Mobile app offers instant help to Scots facing homelessness

Tech 3
A research project, which could help to save the cheetah and eventually other endangered species, will link the latest technological developments with the ancient tracking skills of Namibian hunter-gatherers

New digital tool from Scotland to help save endangered species

Environment 1

Women sweep the board at Scottish software engineering awards

Tech 7

Digital image rights firm Pixey.io snaps up £250,000 seed funding

Tech

Scotland set for record year of renewable electricity generation

Tech 31

Scotland’s Young Software Engineer of the Year shortlist announced

Tech
Dalry primary school pupils Kelly Zheng (right), 10, and Jennifer Shek, nine, work together on a digital animation project in Edinburgh. Picture: Tom Finnie

BT joins forces with Digital Xtra Fund to inspire young Scots

Tech
Scotland is set to have a deposite system for empty drink containers. Picture: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

James Mackenzie: Deposit system welcome – but we must go further

Opinion 6

Edinburgh robot could help autistic adults find work

Tech
Sam Whitten, founder of Hemp Eyewear, produces eyewear frames made from hemp - a sustainable and biodegradable and lighter alternative to plastic. Picture: Contributed

Hemp eyewear designer joins accelerator programme at ECCI

Tech 3

Edinburgh to London in ‘45 minutes’ - Branson reveals Hyperloop plans

Transport 19

Rory Alexander: It’s decision time for City Deals in Scotland

Opinion 1

Scots workers to be offered £20,000 to retrain as STEM teachers

Politics 199

Robots could soon revolutionise Scotland’s construction industry

Tech 1