The Scottish Graduate School of Social Science is the UK's largest facilitator of funding, training and support for doctoral students in social science.
Napier University's national mountain biking centre sparks innovative product developments in collaboration with academic research teams and boosts Scotland's economy.
Imagine an asteroid of 10km diameter smashing through the Earth's atmosphere and obliterating your home-town. A very real prospect, considering the plethora of space debris flying around in the Milky Way! Luckily, cutting-edge academic research in space science and technology, such as the University of Strathclyde's Stardust programme, allows us to foresee such threats and plan to avoid catastrophe.