Hollywood actor Alan Cumming has spoken of his proud Scottish roots in a lecture at Glasgow University.
University of Glasgow
A university is to host a major conference on historical time-travel drama Outlander.
A lack of consistency in reporting on obesity across the UK has created a postcode lottery for patient care, according to a new study.
Workers at 12 Scottish universities have started the first of eight days of strike action amid rows over pensions plus pay and working conditions.
Concerns have been raised after a potentially deadly tick-borne parasite was found in the UK for the first time.
A new range of cancer tests has been developed, which scientists hope will help research of the disease and get more patients on clinical trials.
Children under the age of 11 should avoid heading the ball, according to new advice for clubs from the Scottish Youth Football Association (SYFA).
The final journey of a 5,300-year-old corpse found in the Alps has been revealed by plants which were frozen with him at his death.
Climate change is disrupting patterns of river flooding and spring growing across Europe, raising concerns about the effect on the landscape, according to scientists.
Nicola Sturgeon has said she hopes Scotland will become a leading country in embracing 5G technology.
Edinburgh has some of the highest known rates of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in the world and the figure is expected to rise in the next 10 years.
A Scottish university has received more than £900,000 to continue research into adults and children with active Crohn’s disease.
Scientists have captured a photograph for the first time of a phenomenon which Albert Einstein once described as “spooky action at a distance”.
Glasgow University has received more than £6 million in what has been described as the institute’s largest-ever donation.
A small device that uses the power of artificial intelligence (AI) could spell the end of painful endoscopic examinations for colon cancer patients, scientists believe.
Scientists have developed a method of constructing 3D facial models using the information stored in a person’s brain when recalling a familiar face.
A team of students have used 3D printing technology to create a model of a steam engine originally designed by James Watt more than 200 years ago.
Outlander star Sam Heughan is to receive an honorary doctorate from the University of Glasgow in recognition of his artistic success and charitable work.
Emeli Sande will hand academic honours to her own parents after being named chancellor at the University of Sunderland.
Scientists have identified a new technique to help plants grow with less water.