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Tips for staying sane and healthy during exam season
  I'm sure you've already heard all sorts of advice on how to write a first-class essay, so I won't...
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Hydrogen – Energy of the Future
Hydrogen (H2, molecular hydrogen) will likely play a crucial role in the future decarbonisation of the global energy mix. Hydrogen...
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Why Edinburgh?
(Other than 'because it's in the QS top 20 world university rankings, duh.') When I logged in the University of...
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Where does my recycling go?
You’ve been to the supermarket and picked up a packet of strawberries, a jar of pasta sauce and some yogurts....
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Environmental Geoscience courses
Most University of Edinburgh 4-year undergraduate degrees have the same structure. The degrees start with 2 pre-honours years with compulsory...
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Can fashion be sustainable?
It’s been 4 months since I joined students from business, fashion, sculpture, history, medicine and more on a 10-day interdisciplinary...
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Student life at The University of Edinburgh

Recent posts on student life
Tips for staying sane and healthy during exam season
  I'm sure you've already heard all sorts of advice on how to write a first-class essay, so I won't...
Read More "Tips for staying sane and healthy during exam season"
Why Edinburgh?
(Other than 'because it's in the QS top 20 world university rankings, duh.') When I logged in the University of...
Read More "Why Edinburgh?"
Where does my recycling go?
You’ve been to the supermarket and picked up a packet of strawberries, a jar of pasta sauce and some yogurts....
Read More "Where does my recycling go?"
Can fashion be sustainable?
It’s been 4 months since I joined students from business, fashion, sculpture, history, medicine and more on a 10-day interdisciplinary...
Read More "Can fashion be sustainable?"
A short(ish) guide to Edinburgh’s charity shops
By buying from charity shops instead of conventional ones, you can simultaneously support a good cause, save money, and be...
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Geoscience activities near Edinburgh
If you love your degree and want to learn while being in the city, then there are lots of activities...
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Daytripping around Edinburgh
Hello everyone! Here's a blog post about some of my favourite weekend walks near Edinburgh (but not in the city...
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So You Want To Live Sustainably In Edinburgh – Part 1: Food
In my experience, studying for a degree in Geosciences confronts you with issues of climate change almost daily, and many...
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