Synthetic skin with sense of touch that ‘thinks for itself’

A robotic hand covered in synthetic skin that mimics the human sense of touch is being developed by scientists at one of Scotland’s top universities.

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New study to research economic impact of Robert Burns to Scotland

The University of Glasgow will carry out an extensive assessment of the economic value of Robert Burns to Scotland.

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St Columba’s cell on Iona revealed by archaeologists

Archaeologists from the University of Glasgow have uncovered conclusive evidence that a wooden hut traditionally associated with St Columba at the monastery on the island of Iona does indeed date to his lifetime in the late sixth century AD.

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