Events

Date: 6 November 2019
Citizen science is a fundamental contributor to wildlife research in the UK but its regulation can be complex. In the UK, for example, wildlife research can be regulated by several pieces of…
Date: 30 September 2019
What kinds of ethical and practical challenges do wildlife researchers face? How do these challenges compare with those faced by researchers working with laboratory animals? And how is wildlife…
Date: 15 September 2019
Animal Research Nexus team members Reuben Message, Gail Davies and Rob Kirk contributed papers to a workshop entitled National Cultures of Care, Animals and Science at the London School of…
Date: 15 July 2019
This keynote speech by Lesley A. Sharp will take place at the University of Exeter's XFI Henderson Lecture Theatre and is hosted by Egenis, the Centre for the Study of Life Sciences Interspecies…
Date: 15 July 2019
Much social scientific, philosophical and historical work on animal research has followed the enclosures around research communities and the relatively closed nature of animal research to highlight…
Date: 21 May 2019
For many, talking about animal research remains taboo. As a way of highlighting one of the roles that animal research plays, some have suggested labelling medicines as ‘tested on animals’. But is the…
Date: 17 May 2019
Our ‘Psychic Fish’ intervention had another successful outing last Friday night at the Oxford Museum of Natural History. Following on the heels (or shall we say fins?) of previous events – including…
Date: 11 April 2019
We are holding a workshop in April 2019 to bring together scientists and stakeholders to progress practices that will enable people to have more comfortable and productive conversations about animal…
Date: 23 March 2019
A new virus is ravaging the planet, infecting animals and humans at a worrying rate; we welcome you to BioCore, a medical research facility tasked with managing this crisis and finding an…
Date: 16 March 2019
Where do lab mice come from? Where do they end up? Joins us for crafting felt mice to exchange or take home. You can also explore the history, practices, and ideas of care involved in making…