Thirty years ago, the idea of generating a heart cell or a neuron from a skin cell seemed like science fiction. However, thanks to the dizzying evolution of regenerative medicine, it is now reality. Nowadays […]

Scientific and technological research giving vision to machines began in the 1970s. Fifty years is not a very long time but huge advances have been made. In this talk, the scientific and technological basis used […]

Galileo Galilei and Isaac Newton tried to measure as accurately as possible how the stones fell off the Tower of Pisa, and how apples fell from trees, even though neither of them actually had any […]

On 7, 8 and 9 May, Science+ will be held in Bilbao.
Science+ is a meeting which will deal with the different professional alternatives that exist in the field of science, especially within the European […]

Bioexperiencias II
On 30 April, we will hold the second conference on Bioexperiences at the Bilbao Bizkaia Aretoa. The goal of these conferences is to present biology as science and a profession for students who […]

We are the only species of hominins that exist today. However, the situation was very different in the past, as more than one species coincided in time. We think that we know some things about […]

Has human activity had such an impact on the Earth that it can be considered to have led to the dawn of a new geological period? In recent years, the term Anthropocene has been proposed […]

Four years ago, the second worst nuclear accident in history took place in Japan. On March 11th 2011, a 9 degree quake on the Richter scale created a Tsunami. The massive wave reached a height […]

Climate change is modifying the Cantabrian Sea. Surface water temperature in summer has increased by around 1 ºC over three decades: it has risen from 20.8 ºC to 21.7 ºC between 1980 and 2008. However, […]

For the last 30 years, considerable advances have been made in our knowledge of the Neanderthals from various branches of science. Proposals have been made for overcoming the paradigm which still existed at the end […]