The first polar bear cub to be born in the UK for 25 years has celebrated his birthday in style in the north of Scotland.
A purpose-built visitor centre to welcome upwards of 200,000 people to the heartland of the Highlands has taken a step closer, thanks to funding from the National Lottery.
When Rory Macdonald takes to the skies, it is in the knowledge that the flight could mean the difference between life and death.
The late Hamish Henderson will be honoured in the Scottish Parliament next week with a debate and a reception recognising him as one of the “most brilliant Scots of his age”.
John Campbell Brown, who has died suddenly aged 72, was one of the many people whose interest in astronomy was piqued by tuning in to the grainy TV pictures of Patrick Moore on The Sky at Night.
A green energy generation system met 98% of residents’ fuel needs during a trial by the Isle of Canna Community Development Trust.
A fishing vessel was taken safely to shore with the help of a local lifeboat off Shetland.
A Moray renewable energy expert will meet a UK Government minister to discuss policy changes that could have a huge impact on the industry.
North-east councillor ‘physically sick’ at ‘categorically untrue’ allegations of inappropriate behaviour
A north-east councillor claims he has been made the victim of "seriously vicious rumours" after "categorically untrue" allegations about inappropriate behaviour emerged.
The Royal Zoological Society of Scotland has revealed that the first polar bear to be born in the UK for 25 years is a boy.
Scotland's newest polar bear cub has enjoyed a swim in a large outdoor pool for the first time.
Two Moray locals scooped national accolades at the Tennis Scotland Awards 2018.
During the Cold War that once appeared to threaten the world with destruction, a windswept radar station played a key role in keeping the UK safe.
A Moray fishing village is receiving a very healthy boost from the fuel tank installed at its harbour six months ago.
The Royal Zoological Society of Scotland have announced that their female polar bear Victoria has given birth today at the Highland Wildlife Park.
A former Scottish Maritime Academy pupil has won the trainee deckhand of the year accolade.
2018 got off to a great start with news from the Highland Wildlife Park that a polar bear cub had arrived just before Christmas.
Fingers are crossed in the Highlands for the UK’s first polar bear cub in 25 years.
Shetland Space Centre (SSC) has joined forces with telecom experts in the neighbouring Faroe Islands, to drive forward space industry developments in the two island groups and beyond.
John Dunn recalls the time when he used to work as a marine scientist on the SS Explorer, travelling from Aberdeen into the frozen wilderness of the Arctic Circle.
Residents of one of Britain’s most remote inhabited islands have stepped up efforts to move towards a cleaner energy system.
One of Aberdeen University's former scientific luminaries is at the heart of a new photography exhibition in Edinburgh.
Motorists on the A90 can expect to face disruption as four nights of works take place near Stonehaven.
Scotland’s only male polar bears, Walker and Arktos, celebrated their birthdays in style this week with some special gifts.
A north-east geologist has been honoured for more than four decades of work in China.
Shetland’s bid to send rockets into space has been boosted by the signing of a new deal with a similar project at the opposite end of Britain.
A bear which was trapped in a car was freed by cops who had to shoot out the vehicle’s rear window.
Patients in the Western Isles could receive a cancer diagnosis by videolink, as a new service is introduced to the islands this week.
A revolutionary model of care for patients in one of the remotest parts of the Highlands is performing better than rest of UK, says its NHS Highland coordinator.
A famous Aberdeenshire attraction will host a range of events to draw attention to the uncertain future of the salmon.
It has the reputation of being one of the wettest festivals in Scotland, but the organisers of Morvern Highland Games and Gala Week remain hopeful of a great event, no matter the weather.
A north-east aquarium will host an event to raise awareness on the declining number of salmon stock levels.