Children under the age of 11 should avoid heading the ball, according to new advice for clubs from the Scottish Youth Football Association (SYFA).
University of Glasgow
Climate change is disrupting patterns of river flooding and spring growing across Europe, raising concerns about the effect on the landscape, according to scientists.
A common diabetes medication can be used to treat patients with heart failure, according to new research.
A new drug that could prevent the spread of malaria has been developed after “breakthrough” research.
Cross-border police co-operation in Ireland is at serious risk in the event of a no-deal Brexit, new research has found.
An artificial “tongue” which can taste subtle differences between drams of whisky could help tackle the counterfeit alcohol trade, scientists say.
Outlander star Sam Heughan is to receive an honorary doctorate from the University of Glasgow in recognition of his artistic success and charitable work.
Emeli Sande will hand academic honours to her own parents after being named chancellor at the University of Sunderland.
They brought a touch of Hollywood glamour to the towns and villages of the Highlands for decades.
Researchers at a Scottish university have taken inspiration from a sci-fi classic in an effort to help people live longer and prosper from good health.
Songwriter John McLaughlin, known for writing hit songs for artists such as Westlife, Busted and Sandi Thom, has teamed up with the Scottish SPCA to create a music album aimed at relaxing dogs.
Two soldiers from the islands who died in WWI are to be honoured by their former university.
Strictly Come Dancing star Susan Calman was among those receiving honorary degrees at the University of Glasgow.
A top university is offering an introductory course to philosophy - based on Star Wars.
Scots will finally be able to look at what could have been the face of Scotland’s greatest king, after scientists and historians joined forces to create the images.
Scottish scientists have launched a new project to build an artificial salmon gut to improve understanding of fish nutrition.
Alex Salmond’s claims that No voters in the independence referendum were tricked by a pledge of more powers for Holyrood have been undermined by new research.