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‘BP or Not BP’ join bill for public meeting, 11 April

Science Unstained welcome you to a public meeting at Edinburgh University to discuss fossil fuel funding of culture, arts and science and the important role sponsorship campaigns are playing in […]

Victory as Edinburgh Science Fest pledges to boycott fossil fuels over climate change

The charity that runs the Edinburgh International Science Festival has announced it will no longer accept funding from fossil fuel companies. Activists had promised to run a series of pro-science […]

Science Festival organisers reveal climate wrecking sponsors – Press Release

The Edinburgh Science Festival launched their 2019 programme today which shows the organisation is accepting controversial sponsorship from fossil fuel companies. The organisers continue to accept funding from Exxon and […]

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