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Fem Soc event discusses gender bias in scientific spaces
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Fem Soc event discusses gender bias in scientific spaces

December 10th, 2018 | by Carl Smith Valdez
On Wednesday 28 November, Newcastle University Feminist Society conducted a talk about intersectionality in scientific spaces. According to Feminist Society’s official Facebook page, the talk aimed to “argue that...
World’s first genetically modified babies?
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World’s first genetically modified babies?

December 4th, 2018 | by Theo Turvill
A Chinese scientist's claims of creating the first genetically engineered babies have shocked the scientific community. But is this true, and what are its...
Patient confidentiality – Is there a line?
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Patient confidentiality – Is there a line?

December 4th, 2018 | by Sesha Subramanian
Is there a point where patient confidentiality must be breached to protect the health of...
The Time warp of Vaccinations
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The Time warp of Vaccinations

December 4th, 2018 | by Eleanor Gratton
How one paper has contributed to the re-emergence of nearly eradicated diseases....
Twenty And Counting – The International Space Station
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Twenty And Counting – The International Space Station

November 26th, 2018 | by Sesha Subramanian
The International Space Station is turning 20 this year. What's ahead for the...
High Time: Legalisation of Marijuana in the UK?
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High Time: Legalisation of Marijuana in the UK?

November 26th, 2018 | by Parmveer Singh
Canada recently legalised recreational cannabis. Should the UK be next?...
E-cigarettes: the ‘cure’ to stop smoking globally or just as bad as its rival?
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E-cigarettes: the ‘cure’ to stop smoking globally or just as bad as its rival?

November 26th, 2018 | by Eleanor Gratton
Are E-cigarettes healthier than actual cigarettes? Are they just as bad? Or are they even worse?...
Toxoplasma And Mental Health
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Toxoplasma And Mental Health

November 19th, 2018 | by Sesha Subramanian
Is there a potential link between a number of debilitating mental health disorders and a seemingly innocuous parasite?...
The concerning consequences of following authority – Milgram’s Obedience Test
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The concerning consequences of following authority – Milgram’s Obedience Test

November 19th, 2018 | by Eleanor Gratton
Milgram's obedience experiment is one of the most famous psychological studies. But does it stand up to...
Are we headed towards a post-antibiotic era?
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Are we headed towards a post-antibiotic era?

November 19th, 2018 | by Sesha Subramanian
Are our ''magic bullets' against infections about to become obsolete?...