skip to primary navigationskip to content
 

New outreach materials available online!

last modified Dec 18, 2014 02:18 PM
SLCU is making some of its outreach materials available online after requests from teachers at the Big Biology Day

 

Following requests from teachers, SLCU has created online versions of posters and microscopy images. Further outreach materials including games, practical experiments, videos and podcasts are planned.  This is an exciting new venture for the Laboratory, and we look forward to expanding the range of resources we can offer. 

Online resources

Big Biology Day 14 069.JPG

Big Biology Day, October 2014.

Big Biology Day 14 027.JPG

 

RSS Feed Latest news

HFSP funding to investigate cellular growth and stresses in plants

Apr 11, 2018

SLCU's Professor Henrik Jönsson is part of an international collaboration that has received funding from the Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) to develop the first integrated model in plants investigating the effects from cellular growth and stresses on nuclear shape and genetic activity.

Research shows first land plants were parasitised by microbes

Apr 03, 2018

Sainsbury Laboratory researchers have found that the relationship between plants and filamentous microbes not only dates back millions of years, but that modern plants have maintained this ancient mechanism to accommodate and respond to microbial invaders.

Rare mineral discovered in plants for first time

Mar 05, 2018

A rare mineral that holds enticing potential as a new material for industrial and medical applications has been discovered on alpine plants through a collaboration between Sainsbury Laboratory and Cambridge University Botanic Garden.

Plants feel the heat

Feb 13, 2018

Sainsbury Laboratory scientists have solved a 79-year-old mystery by discovering how plants vary their response to heat stress depending on the time of day.

Fast-talking plants increase flower production within 24-hours of soil nutrient application

Jan 24, 2018

The molecular mechanisms enabling plants to quickly adapt their rate of flower production in response to changing nutrient levels in soil have been revealed by researchers at the Sainsbury Laboratory at the University of Cambridge.

View all news

SLCU Logo