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Beetle photo taken on Isle of Wight coast by retired engineer wins the RSB Photography Competition

66-year-old retired engineer and RNLI volunteer Nick Edwards has scooped the top prize in this year’s Photography Competition.

Otter named UK’s favourite freshwater species in Biology Week poll

The elusive but charismatic otter has been named as the UK’s favourite freshwater species, following the RSB’s annual Biology Week poll.

RSB celebrates outstanding competition and award winners at this year’s Annual Awards Ceremony

The Royal Society of Biology held its Annual Awards Ceremony to celebrate RSB competition and award winners, newly recognised Registered Scientists and Registered Science Technicians, and to present the President’s Medal.

RSB, RSC and IOP join forces to deliver conference for apprentices

The Royal Society of Biology, in partnership with the Royal Society of Chemistry and the Institute of Physics, delivered our first joint conference for science apprentices supporting the development of their skills and providing support for the next stages of their career.

Expert panellists come to discuss if it's too late to save our oceans at this year's Biology Week debate

Biologists and non-biologists of all ages packed into the historic Faraday Theatre at the Royal Institution last night to hear a panel of experts tackle the question: Marine plastics: is it too late to save our oceans?

Researchers and insect enthusiasts come together to discuss insect declines – fact and fiction

Almost 100 people attended this year’s Biology Week Policy Lates: "Insect declines in the headlights.”

Stampeding zebras, leaping beetles and a shivering polar bear feature in this year’s RSB Photography Competition shortlist

Ten shortlisted entries have been released for this year’s Royal Society of Biology Photography Competition, from both amateur and young photographers.

Amazing anatomical artwork feature in this year’s Nancy Rothwell award winners

The winning and highly commended pieces of art for this year’s Nancy Rothwell award have been announced, with an array of intricate anatomical drawings including a running wolf, a soaring eagle and a swarm-raiding army ant.

Royal Society of Biology Outreach and Engagement Award 2019 winners announced

Two outstanding science communicators have been recognised with this year’s Outreach and Engagement awards.

Attainment increases across the sciences at GCSE

Students across England, Northern Ireland and Wales received their biology GCSE today.