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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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State-of-the-art imaging centre receives £16m funding

18/12/2014 News

A state-of-the-art research centre for Precision Medicine at the new South Glasgow University Hospital has been awarded £16m in funding.

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Researchers analyse effects of visual impairment on MS patients

18/12/2014 News

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) researchers are analysing the impact of visual impairment on movement and function in people with multiple sclerosis.

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Art and Design research underlined as world-class at Glasgow School of Art

18/12/2014 News

Glasgow School of Art has seen an 11% rise in research classed as “world leading / internationally excellent” since 2008, according to the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014, underlining its position as a world-leader in Art and Design research.

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University of Strathclyde research rankings rocket

18/12/2014 News

The University of Strathclyde is making significant progress in its research quality, according to a Government-led benchmarking exercise.

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World-class research recognised at University of Glasgow

18/12/2014 News

The University of Glasgow’s broad-based excellence agenda has been recognised by the Research Excellence Framework.

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World-leading health research confirmed at Glasgow Caledonian University

18/12/2014 News

Glasgow Caledonian University’s position as a world-class research institution has been reaffirmed by the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) results.

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News

   

Scottish scientists slow speed of light through space

Scottish scientists have demonstrated that photons travelling in free space can be slowed down to le...

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Researchers trial LED lighting for tracking people with dementia

Researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) are investigating the development of low-cost GPS...

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Remanufacturing institute is first in Europe

A major new research institute, The Scottish Institute for Remanufacture - the first of its kind in ...

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Blog

   

Glasgow City of Botanists

In 2015, Science Centres and Botanical gardens across Europe will celebrate local biodiversity. Joan...

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Skills legacy for community through reCYCLE project

reCYCLE is an innovative collaboration project in the city that takes unwanted bicycles, refurbishes...

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Glasgow’s Green Year 2015 – ‘From Steam to Green’

Glasgow is to host its first ever 'themed' year in 2015 - a Green Year. The Green Glasgow team are w...

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Events

   

Adventurers

See and learn about the machines which have been the choice mode of transport for rebels, hellraiser...

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Brick Wonders

Architectural gems in Lego, created by Warren Elsmore....

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Winter Viewing Nights: Planetarium Show

View the wonders of the night sky without bad weather obscuring the view. The new digital planetariu...

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