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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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Countdown to UK's largest renewables event in Glasgow

24/04/2015 News

The UK's largest event devoted to all forms of renewable & sustainable energy arrives in Glasgow between 6th and 7th May, with thousands of visitors from around 48 nations set to descend on the city for All-Energy 2015.

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Access to green space creates mental health equality

23/04/2015 News

Having access to green spaces significantly reduces the gap in wellbeing between richer and poorer people a European study has found.

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Insect-inspired microphone set to modernise hearing aid systems

20/04/2015 News

An insect-inspired microphone that can tackle the problem of locating sounds and eliminate background noise is set to revolutionise modern-day hearing aid systems.

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GCU researchers tackle gender inequalities in South Asia

20/04/2015 News

Researchers from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU)’s Centre for Climate Justice are working with Nobel laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus’ Grameen Communications on an international project to tackle gender inequalities in agriculture in South Asia.

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UWS led study to aid UK’s flood response

16/04/2015 News

A national collaborative project, headed-up by University of the West of Scotland (UWS), is set to aid the UK’s flood response and in turn reduce the impact of flooding.

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Glasgow computing stars collaborate on Space Apps Challenge

13/04/2015 News

Teams from all over the world took part in the 2015 International Space Apps Challenge, which in Scotland was hosted by Glasgow Caledonian University’s Student Association and the GCU Ethical Hacking Society.

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News

   

Images of Research – Announcing the 2015 Competition Winner

Come along to celebrate the Images of Research competition during Glasgow Science Festival and disco...

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Discover, enjoy and help protect your local environment

How healthy are the trees in your neighbourhood? Is the elusive tortoise shell butterfly a regular v...

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Seals threaten Scottish cod stock recovery

Predatory seals are constraining the recovery of cod stocks in Scottish West coast waters, research ...

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Blog

   

Living Liebig’s laboratory legacy

Writing for Glasgow City of Science this time around is Kirsty Martin. Chemist, Justus von Liebig st...

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Dissecting futures: Rosannah Jackson’s Anatomy STEM Club

STEM Ambassador, Rosannah Jackson is inspiring future generations of scientists with an Anatomy STEM...

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Peek – The Portable Eye Examination Kit

Throughout the world, almost 40 million people are blind. Yet, 80% of blindness is avoidable! And mo...

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Events

   

Junior Nature Club: No Parents Required

A Ranger Service led event on 'The Planets'. Find out why Pluto is so cold and Saturn has hula hoops...

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V&A Museum of Design Dundee: Design in Motion

V&A Museum of Design Dundee goes on the road with the Travelling Gallery in this major touring e...

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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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