Bio-Discoveries

What new things have a team of biologists discovered over the past year about animals, plants and other living things.

Bio-Discoveries

About Bio-Discoveries

How do tiny microscopic animals survive a drought? How can fruit flies help us understand motor neurone disease? Meet a team of biologists from The University of Edinburgh to find out what new things they’ve discovered over the past year about animals, plants and other living things. Then get hands-on and make some exciting discoveries for yourself under the microscope.

Presented by The University of Edinburgh

All ages

Venue: Learning Centre Level 2, National Museum of Scotland

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