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EU urges science publishers to adapt to open access

Evoluted New Media | Added: 2 Nov 2015

European research commissioner Carlos Moedas has urged journal publishing companies to reshape thei…

Fall in animal testing procedures

Evoluted New Media | Added: 22 Oct 2015

2014 statistics from the Home Office have shown a 6% decrease in animal testing procedures complete…

EP vote for extensive animal cloning ban

Evoluted New Media | Added: 11 Sep 2015

The European Parliament (EP) has voted to ban cloning of all farm animals.!--more--

In a plenary s…

Greek academics cut off from publishers

Evoluted New Media | Added: 3 Jul 2015

By failing to maintain payments, Greek universities and research institutes will no longer have acc…

‘Stop Vivisection’ appeal rejected

Evoluted New Media | Added: 4 Jun 2015

After the ‘Stop Vivisection’ public hearing at the European Parliament, the Commission – responsibl…

‘Stop Vivisection’ petition awaits reply

Evoluted New Media | Added: 2 Jun 2015

After the ‘Stop Vivisection’ public hearing at the European Parliament, the Commission – responsibl…

European Parliament to form science advice panel

Evoluted New Media | Added: 28 May 2015

After the abolition of the chief scientific adviser’s position last year, the European Commission –…

Vote for science policies

Evoluted New Media | Added: 20 Apr 2015

Ahead of the General Election, science spokespeople from the six major political parties in the UK …

Budget 2015 - what it means for science

Evoluted New Media | Added: 19 Mar 2015

In this year’s budget, Chancellor George Osborne pledged over £240 million of extra money for scien…

“Future economic success depends on future scientific success”

Evoluted New Media | Added: 18 Mar 2015

This year’s budget – the last of the current government – has seen Chancellor George Osborne announ…

New director for ITER

Evoluted New Media | Added: 10 Mar 2015

The ITER Council has appointed Dr Bernard Bigot as the next Director of the ITER Organisation.!--mo…

Policy Officer vacancy at CaSE

Evoluted New Media | Added: 3 Nov 2014

CaSE, the Campaign for Science and Engineering are recruiting a Policy Officer to play a central ro…

Willetts leaves post in cabinet reshuffle

Evoluted New Media | Added: 15 Jul 2014

David Willetts will no longer hold his post as Minister of State for Universities and Science in Da…

Animal experiments rise to 4.12m

Evoluted New Media | Added: 10 Jul 2014

The number of animal experiments carried out in the UK has risen, despite a Government pledge to re…

Research Councils adopt new reporting platform

Evoluted New Media | Added: 20 Jun 2014

The seven UK Research Councils have announced they are to begin using a uniform digital platform fo…

Concordat on Openness on Animal Research signed

Evoluted New Media | Added: 14 May 2014

Over 70 organisations across the scientific sector have signed the Concordat on Openness on Animal …

Public consultation into Section 24

Evoluted New Media | Added: 1 May 2014

The Government has launched a public consultation into the repeal of Section 24 which prevents the …

Open access policy strengthened by Wellcome Trust

Evoluted New Media | Added: 4 Jul 2012

The Wellcome Trust is to enforce its open access policy and withhold funding from scientists who do…