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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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Quantum research centre opens in Glasgow

26/02/2015 News

A leading quantum research centre that will bring together academics and industry to commercialise novel quantum technology, such as single-pixel cameras that can look under the skin for tumours or see clearly through smoke, has been officially opened in Glasgow.

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EDT Scotland and Glasgow City of Science unite with STEM Partnership

26/02/2015 News

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

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Sustainability set to shine through for Earth Hour Glasgow

23/02/2015 News

Glasgow will celebrate Earth Hour 2015 with a packed programme of activities on March 28th to demonstrate the city's commitment to building a sutainable future and tackling climate change.

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Researchers investigate cleaning up pharmaceuticals from waste water

23/02/2015 News

Researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) have been awarded £147,000 by the European Commission to investigate the removal of pharmaceuticals from waste water by anaerobic digestion.

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Researchers to explore connections between microcredit loans and health

13/02/2015 News

In the first major study of its kind, researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University are investigating the viability of microcredit loans as a means of improving the finances and health of low-income individuals in the UK.

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Free energy app to help city residents be more efficient

12/02/2015 News

A new energy app from the Future City Glasgow team could help households and businesses in the city be more efficient and cut their energy bills.

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News

   

Two day conference to 'supercharge innovation engine'

Working with Academics, NHS Scotland, Blue Chip Corporates, Pharma and Industry partners, BioCity Sc...

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Scots who changed the world

Glasgow City of Science were proud to provide contributors from the City of Science network to recen...

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Youngsters from Glasgow crack the code to digital skills

Glasgow could soon have its very own Zuckerberg after 100 young people from across the city took par...

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Blog

   

Greenland360 expedition inspires climate change action

Last year, a small team of geography students from Scotland organised their own expedition to Greenl...

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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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Events

   

Watery Worlds and Soggy Citizens

Go pond dipping in an effort to find out of the Dams to Darnley ponds can support wildlife....

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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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The Worm -- An Underground Adventure

An adventure with Wilma and William as they journey to find the elusive worm species. For ages 3 -7....

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