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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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Researchers trial LED lighting for tracking people with dementia

23/01/2015 News

Researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) are investigating the development of low-cost GPS-style tracking devices to precisely monitor the movements of people with dementia who are at risk from agitation and wandering episodes.

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Remanufacturing institute is first in Europe

22/01/2015 News

A major new research institute, The Scottish Institute for Remanufacture - the first of its kind in Europe - has opened at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow.

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Rockefeller Foundation President Visits Glasgow

22/01/2015 News

Sustainable Glasgow recently hosted a visit by Rockefeller Foundation President, Dr Judith Rodin.

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Rare amino-acid influences E. coli infection

12/01/2015 News

Scientists have discovered how a rare amino-acid in humans influences the behaviour of the E.coli bacterium.

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Link between immune system and brain disorders focus of new project

12/01/2015 News

Glasgow scientists have joined forces with colleagues across the UK and two pharmaceutical companies to investigate whether mood disorders, such as depression, could be treated by targeting the immune system.

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Quantum imaging breakthrough uses less light

12/01/2015 News

Scientists have harnessed the strange power of quantum mechanics to create a digital image using fewer than one photon per pixel.

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News

   

Glasgow's world leading City Data Hub launches

A world-leading data hub that will paint a living and breathing picture of life in the city has been...

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Quantum research centre opens in Glasgow

A leading quantum research centre that will bring together academics and industry to commercialise n...

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EDT Scotland and Glasgow City of Science unite with STEM Partnership

EDT Scotland is proud to announce it is now an official partner of Glasgow City of Science. ...

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Blog

   

Resilient Glasgow leads the way amongst global network of cities with shared challenges

Dr Judith Rodin, president of The Rockefeller Foundation gives her opinion about Glasgow's role in l...

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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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Events

   

Adventurers

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

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Professor Jon Godwin: The ABC of Avoiding Breast Cancer Returning

Professor Jon Godwin discusses meta-analysis in relation to the treatment of breast cancer....

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Assertiveness Skills For Women Course

A First Psychology Glasgow course, designed to help women increase their self-confidence and be more...

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