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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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Glasgow announces most ambitious job creation target in the UK

25/11/2016 News

The UK’s most ambitious jobs creation target has been announced today in Glasgow (25 November 2016).

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Airport tram-link to boost regional economy

25/11/2016 News

Council leaders have set out plans to secure the Glasgow City Region’s long term economic future by building a direct rail link between Glasgow Airport, Paisley and the city centre.

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Strathclyde launches world’s first maritime safety research centre

18/11/2016 News

A world-class centre of excellence in maritime research safety has been launched by the University of Strathclyde.

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Scotland's children 'among the world’s least active'

18/11/2016 News

Scotland has some of the world’s least active children - despite offering one of the best environments and infrastructures for them to play outdoors, according to international research involving the University of Strathclyde.

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Fish oil supplements may improve muscle function in older women

18/11/2016 News

Taking omega-3 supplements could improve muscle function in older women, potentially increasing their quality of life into old age and preventing unnecessary falls and loss of independence.

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GCU contributes to global guidelines for infection prevention

18/11/2016 News

An evidence review commissioned by the World Health Organization (WHO) and conducted by researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is part of a new set of global guidelines issued by WHO to support every country and healthcare facility developing infection prevention and control programmes.

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News

   

Pioneering mentoring project in Glasgow gets council commitment to help change thousands of lives

Annemarie O’Donnell, Glasgow City Council’s Chief Executive, has announced an ambitious New Year...

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MVLS Researchers show impact in 60 seconds

The winners of a creative competition for early career researchers to explain their research simply ...

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Light source discovery ‘challenges basic assumption’ of physics

A widely-held understanding of electromagnetic radiation has been challenged in newly published rese...

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Blog

   

Catch Pokémon on a University tour or a seat at research cinema for Explorathon GLASGOW

This Friday Scotland will join with Europe in a celebration of research! In Scotland we celebrate th...

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Making Waves with James Clerk Maxwell

Take a musical tour through the life of Scotland's forgotten Einstein, James Clerk Maxwell as part o...

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Paragon Play ON

Play ON is an inclusive youth music project for children and young people aged 6-20 years old. The p...

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Events

   

The Universe for Beginners

An adults-only class studying the night sky. Learn about star gazing, the solar system, how stars ar...

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William Hunter to Damien Hirst: The Dead Teach the Living

Objects and artworks exploring the connections between art and science, including Damien Hirst's Nec...

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Science Showcase: Tracking Animals

The Hunterian Science Showcase introduces the latest discoveries and advances in scientific and medi...

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