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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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Sound-like bubbles whizzing around in DNA are essential to life

03/06/2016 News

Scientists have shown the weird world of quantum mechanics operating in the molecule of life, DNA.

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UWS Students and Alzheimer Scotland on Song for Dementia Awareness Week

02/06/2016 News

A project that brings together students and people living with dementia together to turn life experiences into emotive songs is helping to break down misconceptions related to the condition.

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GCU STEM event aims to inspire young women

02/06/2016 News

For the second year running, Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) will underline its commitment to inspiring more young women to get involved in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).

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Young Scots given “Air Time” to tackle pollution issues

02/06/2016 News

Around 40 young Scots, aged 14 – 20 years will tackle air pollution issues as part of a hands-on event, called Air Time with VentureJam. This interactive event which takes place in the Glasgow Science Centre as part of the Glasgow Science Festival on 18 June, will see young people take part in activities, science experiments and learning around the harmful impacts of poor air quality.

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Exhibition in Glasgow to show stunning designs for energy project on canal banks

01/06/2016 News

A new exhibition at The Lighthouse in Glasgow will showcase stunning designs, created collaboratively by Scottish and international agencies, for a potential renewable energy project to be located at Dundashill in Port Dundas, on the banks of the Forth & Clyde canal in the city.

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Venturefest Scotland 2016 innovation summit programme unveiled

27/05/2016 News

This year’s Venturefest Scotland innovation summit will have the theme of Innovation and Design as enablers of business growth to reflect 2016 being Scotland’s Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design.

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News

   

Researchers contribute to first daily movement guidelines for children’s health

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) research into the relationships between sleep, physical activity...

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£4.5m ‘Lab in a bubble’ project could improve cancer care

A £4.5million University of Strathclyde project to produce bubble-sized ‘laboratories’ could bo...

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GCMB reports best year ever for new conference business worth £141M

Year-end figures released by Glasgow City Marketing Bureau’s (GCMB) Convention Bureau show the gro...

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Blog

   

What can Masters students do for you?

In the run up to the Engage with Strathclyde week, Anna Selwood, a Careers Adviser at University of ...

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Strathclyde Student Chapter of SIAM Annual Meeting

Maths might be hard to grips with, but its application in industry brings huge benefits that touch a...

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Net Benefits - Is the Digital Society Good for Us?

More than ever, we work, live, learn and engage in social networks. But are computers and the networ...

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Events

   

Building Blocks at Glasgow School of Art

A series of walks, talks and events celebrating contemporary design, architecture and innovation in ...

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Celebrating the Glasgow Aesthetic Movement

Organised by the National Trust for Scotland, this event celebrates Holmwood House, built in 1857, a...

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Adventures in Space

An exhibition curated by David Reat all about the architecture of science fiction....

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