Team of linguists and AI specialists develop software that can listen to spoken Gaelic and print it out as written text.
The variant, which was first discovered in India, has now become the dominant strain of Covid-19 in Scotland.
Scientists at the University of Edinburgh said the drug is the ‘ideal prey for harmful cells’.
Professor Catherine Heymans has been awarded the almost 200-year-old title.
Researchers will look for solutions to global food supply and how technology can help agriculture reach net-zero carbon.
Professor Mark Woolhouse tells Holyrood committee that actual number of positive cases never fell below 500.
A study was carried out by examining results of tests the participants took as a child compared with when they were elderly.
Report says a quarter of the workforce could have lower skills by the mid-2030s if schools do not reopen.
A total of 21 new research projects, including one at Edinburgh University, will be backed by £14m of funding.
Holly McConnell, 18, has started holding British Sign Language (BSL) lessons on her YouTube channel.
Staff at 15 universities will begin strike action over pay and working conditions on Thursday.
Former Scotland rugby international Doddie Weir revealed his Motor Neurone Disease diagnosis in June 2017.
Lord Reed has been sworn in as the new head of the UK's highest court, succeeding Lady Hale.