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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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Two day conference to 'supercharge innovation engine'

27/03/2015 News

Working with Academics, NHS Scotland, Blue Chip Corporates, Pharma and Industry partners, BioCity Scotland is creating an ecosystem to facilitate collaborative working and Entrepreneurship; ‘The Innovation Hub’.

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Scots who changed the world

27/03/2015 News

Glasgow City of Science were proud to provide contributors from the City of Science network to recent BBC School Radio programmes linked to 'The Scots that Changed the World' Series.

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Youngsters from Glasgow crack the code to digital skills

26/03/2015 News

Glasgow could soon have its very own Zuckerberg after 100 young people from across the city took part in a digital master class. Glasgow City of Science’s Digital Making Project, the first of its kind in Scotland, saw the 14-17 year olds learn the skills to create their own websites, apps and games and use Raspberry Pi computers to code.

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Researchers collaborate to prevent faults in offshore cables

23/03/2015 News

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is a partner in a new research project to design a system which detects and prevents high voltage insulation faults in subsea power cables for offshore wind farms.

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Positive mental wellbeing app and education programme launches

23/03/2015 News

A new app and educational programme designed to help young people manage mental health problems has been launched at an event at St Stephens High School in Port Glasgow.

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You’ve got to hand it to Glasgow!

21/03/2015 News

Glasgow City of Science, with a helping hand from its partners and schoolchildren from across the city, is a world record breaker! The organisation has set a new Guinness World Record for the largest simultaneous hand hygiene lesson at multiple venues.

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News

   

Countdown to UK's largest renewables event in Glasgow

The UK's largest event devoted to all forms of renewable & sustainable energy arrives in Glasgow...

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Access to green space creates mental health equality

Having access to green spaces significantly reduces the gap in wellbeing between richer and poorer p...

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Insect-inspired microphone set to modernise hearing aid systems

An insect-inspired microphone that can tackle the problem of locating sounds and eliminate backgroun...

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Blog

   

Knowledge exchange drives science, technology and business

Dr Sean McGinty, a Research and Knowledge Exchange Associate at the University of Strathclyde's Depa...

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Asteroids and Space Debris – Space for Education

Peter McGinty from the department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Strathclyde talks about...

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Engage with Strathclyde – An innovative approach to knowledge exchange

Engage with Strathclyde, is the University's flasgship programme reaching out to public, private and...

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Events

   

Supercharging the Innovation Engine

A two-day conference exploring entrepreneurship in healthcare....

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Dumfries & Galloway Science Festival

Family-oriented science fest from the makers of Glasgow Science Festival, with a 'Family Mayhem Day'...

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Glasgow Café Scientifique

Explore the latest ideas in science and technology, outside a traditional academic context, at this ...

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