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IRA Belvoir Park science labs bomb targeted NI justice
… forensic science labs at Belvoir Park in south Belfast was targeted. The IRA considered… by the IRA bomb at the NI science lab in Belvoir Park. Archive footage. But the bomb had… and reports were stored. "The main impact was that you weren't actually doing the science

Science committee chairman urges parties to nominate women MPs
…The chairman of the Commons Science Committee has issued a plea for female MPs… its job of scrutinising government science policy. Science Minister Jo Johnson… of the science committee, there had not been enough volunteers from MPs to fill all…

Science debate: Should we embrace an enhanced future?
… to enhance themselves beyond the so-called "norm" through science and technology… - was the subject under scrutiny at a debate this week at the British Science Association… of "normal" is not easy to define. And as science and technology moves on, we have a new…

Science funding: Will 'picking winners' work?
… to support collaboration between industry and academia in the so-called life sciences…. "The life sciences industry is the most successful and most important we know," Mr Clark… an extra £4.7bn pounds to spend on science over the next four years. The life sciences

UK strikes research deal with US in run-up to Brexit
…The UK and US have reached a deal to develop a special relationship for science…, collaborate and share facilities. US science bodies are said to be "eager" to take…, signed by the Science Minister Jo Johnson and his US counterparts, states…

Computer science: Girls logging off
science GCSE, which is supposed to replace ICT, rose modestly from 60,521 in 2016… research found that girls are turning away from Stem [science, technology, engineering… don't have the subject knowledge for the new, more rigorous, computer science GCSE…

Plan for new £35m University of Aberdeen science building
…The University of Aberdeen has announced plans to build a new £35m science… as encouraging school children to get involved in science subjects. If approved, it is hoped… of the university, said: "We are extremely excited about this new Science Teaching Hub…

Sir David Attenborough polar science vessel takes shape
… to conduct sensitive science experiments in polar waters. Once all items of auxiliary… in a launch position on that slipway in the spring of next year. The first full science

'It's OK to make mayonnaise while on your period'
… they can't make mayonnaise while they are menstruating. One scoutmaster and science

Neil Gaiman: What makes great science fiction
… in science fiction, comics, graphic novels, prose, poetry and film. He has won numerous… science fiction?…