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The Truth About Dementia

BBC1 Thursday 19 May 2016 at 9pm...

Published 19 May 2016

Virtual Open Day

MSc Epistemology, Ethics and Mind Virtual Open Day...

Published 11 May 2016

Forward Thinking Blog: Caroline Watt

New Forward Thinking Podcast now available...

Published 6 May 2016

Lecturer in Social Psychology

The University of Edinburgh seeks to appoint a full-time Lecturer in Social Psychology...

Published 3 May 2016

Language learning boosts mental agility

Short-term language learning aids mental agility...

Published 28 Apr 2016

The Science of Shakespeare

Dr Caroline Watt has contributed to this week’s Guardian Science Weekly podcast...

Published 25 Apr 2016

Language can’t be Hard Wired in the Brain

New evidence suggests that language ability may not be “hard wired”...

Published 18 Apr 2016

Forward Thinking Blog: Aidan McGlynn

The PPLS 10 minute podcast series continues with Aidan McGlynn...

Published 15 Apr 2016

"American dream" in doubt

Recent study indicates the American dream is in doubt...

Published 6 Apr 2016

Parapsychology: A Beginner's Guide

Book launch...

Published 5 Apr 2016

HowTheLightGetsIn2016 Philosophy Festival

Professor Michela Massimi will feature in three events...

Published 1 Apr 2016

Neuroscience Day 2016 Thesis Talk Winner

Psychology PhD student, Angela De Bruin won...

Published 1 Apr 2016

BPS best talk prizes

Edinburgh Psychology students win 'Best talk' prizes...

Published 29 Mar 2016

PPLS Winners - 3 Minute Thesis Competition

Congratulations to Ernisa Marzuki, Marieke Woensdregt, and Maddie Long...

Published 16 Mar 2016

Bilingualism In the News

Linguistics Professor Antonella Sorace posits that rare languages should be preserved

Published 16 Feb 2016

Bilingualism Matters at the AAAS

Bilingualism Matters features at the AAAS conference...

Published 11 Feb 2016


Latest edition of THINK. is available now...

Published 2 Feb 2016


The PPLS student societies are trailblazing a new initiative...

Published 28 Jan 2016

Forward Thinking Blog: Andy Clark

Andy Clark: Surfing Uncertainty: Prediction, Action and the Embodied Mind...

Published 27 Jan 2016

APS Rising Star

Dr Stuart Ritchie selected as a Rising Star in the APS...

Published 20 Jan 2016

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