A guillemot has been found on the Scottish Isle of Canna 38 years after it was first ringed, making it the oldest living seabird ever recorded in the UK and Ireland.3 comments
The value of Edinburgh’s festivals has soared by almost a quarter to £313 million in the space of just five years, according to new research.4 comments
Climate change is held to be the biggest problem ever to face humanity. This was acknowledged in Paris last December when global leaders agreed that advanced economies should become zero-carbon by 2050 and aim to restrict warming to no more than 1.5C above pre-industrial levels.10 comments
LifeScan begins at 50 for boss of worldwide diabetes company1 comment
US presidential hopeful Donald Trump has vowed to continue his fight against the construction of Scotland’s largest offshore wind turbine testing facility after Swedish power group Vattenfall announced it is to invest more than £300 million in the project.23 comments
A massive food mountain worth £12 million is thrown in the bin across the UK in a single week as families head off on summer holidays, according to new research.2 comments
Two men have been shot and injured in what police believe was a targeted attack.
Rising sea levels and increased pollution linked to global warming are posing a huge threat to the future of the world’s peatland areas, new research has concluded.23 comments
FILMING is up and running on the long-awaited new series of Still Game - nearly nine years after the hit comedy was last seen on the nation’s TV screens.
A specially-commissioned “throne fit for a Queen” will be officially presented to Her Majesty at her annual garden party in the capital tomorrow.
Arran Brewery is launching a fresh funding drive as it rolls out new products and looks to tap into more overseas markets.
Established firms wanting to do their own crowdfunding are beating a path to ShareIn