For the first time since August 2011, the nationalist side takes the lead by 44 to 43 per cent.
Scots are not engaged, as they were in the 1970s, in a debate about how best to utilise North Sea assets.
Unionists might be ahead in the polls, but they are losing the argument.
Telling the story of Scotland.
Plaid leader Leanne Wood tells The Staggers that the SNP’s success represents a golden opportunity for Welsh nationalism.
With Scottish voters far more pro-European than their English counterparts, the increasing doubt over EU membership could shift the odds in favour of independence.
The Scottish debate is a way of asking what kind of country people want to live in.
The closer the contest is, the more likely radical changes to the devolution settlement become.
The current constitutional settlement is unsustainable.