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Edinburgh zoo halts giant panda breeding programme | World news

Edinburgh zoo has suspended its giant panda breeding programme for at least a year after failing five times to produce cubs through artificial insemination. The zoo, run by the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland (RZSS), said it needed to reassess its strategies before making a final decision

Edinburgh University divests from all fossil fuels | Environment

Move makes it the largest university fund in the UK to ditch all coal, oil and gas holdings, following a long student campaign Fossil Free Edinburgh student demonstration. Photograph: Greg Eichorn/350.orgThe University of Edinburgh is dumping all its fossil fuel investments, making it the largest UK university