Over 250 young biologists from 67 countries will be arriving in the UK to compete in this year’s International Biology Olympiad, organised in part by the Royal Society of Biology.
Rt Hon Norman Lamb, MP for North Norfolk, has been elected as the next chair of the Science and Technology Committee, succeeding Stephen Metcalfe MP.
Hundreds of outstanding pupils were recognised for their competition success at this year’s Education Awards Ceremony, which took place at the IET London: Savoy Place on Friday 7th July.
A record 5,667 students participated in this year's Intermediate Biology Olympiad, the second year the competition has been run by the Society.
Leah McClure, a secondary school biology teacher at Colton Hills Community School, Wolverhampton, has been recognised for her outstanding and inspiring work.
The biggest science policy event in the Parliamentary calendar heard from Jo Johnson MP that the UK Government will continue to underwrite the Joint European Torus (JET) project post Brexit.
The Royal Society of Biology is offering free access to our Gopher Science Lab online training course, through funding from The Worshipful Company of Horners.
A number of Fellows and Members of the RSB have been recognised in the latest Birthday Honours announcement.
The formation of the new Government by the Conservative Party with the support of the Democratic Unionist Party is now underway.
Ahead of next week’s general election, the Royal Society of Biology has written to major party leaders on the importance of science in the UK.