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There is so much happening across Glasgow and the West of Scotland and our news portal will allow us to share it with you.

Whether it is ground breaking research, a new invention or a high profile science engagement activity, we want to hear about it. Our news-hub will share science-related stories which are taking place across the Glasgow city region. We want it to be a one-stop portal for science activities across Glasgow and the West of Scotland, so don’t hesitate to let us know of anything and everything you are involved with.

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WIRED award for Sheila Rowan

11/11/2016 News

The University of Glasgow's Professor Sheila Rowan MBE has won WIRED magazine's Scientific Breakthrough award in recognition of her work that contributed to the discovery of gravitational waves.

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City of Science brings valuable experience to network of European co-creators

06/11/2016 News

Glasgow City of Science is proud to be an advisory board member for the European Horizon 2020 project, ACCOMPLISSH.

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Glasgow and West Branch of British Science Association relaunches

06/11/2016 News

Got an interest in science and the great range of science activities taking place in Glasgow and the West of Scotland? The local branch of the British Science Association has recently relaunched and looking for your input!

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Inaugural UWS digital art commission creates digital Paisley patterns for every citizen in the world

06/11/2016 News

A digital art project which will create 7.3 billion unique Paisley patterns to support the town’s bid to become UK City of Culture has been launched.

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Funding boost for QuantIC

04/11/2016 News

QuantIC, the University of Glasgow-led quantum imaging technology hub, has received a major funding boost from the UK Quantum Technologies Innovation Fund.

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President’s Medals for University of Glasgow gravitational wave researchers

04/11/2016 News

University of Glasgow physicists who played a key role in the historic first detection of gravitational waves have received a prestigious award for their achievements.

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News

   

Community advisers sought to shape research for healthcare associated infections

Members of the public in Scotland (aged over 18 years) are invited to join the Community Network for...

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Strathclyde launches £50 million manufacturing research hub to boost UK prosperity

A pioneering research hub led by the University of Strathclyde and global industry partners is set t...

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Glasgow convenes new European innovation city network

Glasgow City Council and Glasgow City of Science have convened a new European innovation network aft...

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Blog

   

Catch Pokémon on a University tour or a seat at research cinema for Explorathon GLASGOW

This Friday Scotland will join with Europe in a celebration of research! In Scotland we celebrate th...

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Making Waves with James Clerk Maxwell

Take a musical tour through the life of Scotland's forgotten Einstein, James Clerk Maxwell as part o...

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Paragon Play ON

Play ON is an inclusive youth music project for children and young people aged 6-20 years old. The p...

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Events

   

Skeletons: Life Stories

An exhibition of reconstructed skeletons. Discover the effects of different living conditions and di...

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William Hunter to Damien Hirst: The Dead Teach the Living

Objects and artworks exploring the connections between art and science, including Damien Hirst's Nec...

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Science Showcase: Tracking Animals

The Hunterian Science Showcase introduces the latest discoveries and advances in scientific and medi...

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