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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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Breakthrough could provide new tendon injuries treatment

13/04/2015 News

Scientists are investigating a new therapy for the treatment of tendon injuries such as tennis elbow and Achilles tendinitis after gaining new insight into the condition.

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Researchers present new hope for stroke survivors with bladder problems

10/04/2015 News

Researchers from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) are testing the effectiveness of a mild electrical stimulation of the leg to relieve bladder symptoms caused by stroke.

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Pop-up maze leads the way to learning about green issues

09/04/2015 News

A temporary pop-up maze in Glasgow's George Square has opened to the public to inspire families in a fun, educational way to get involved in Green Year 2015.

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Engineering video games and beyond

09/04/2015 News

School students looking to spark a career in software engineering and games development can discover how computer games technology is increasingly also being used in other areas, such as Hollywood movies, medical research and environmental planning in an event organised by IESIS this June.

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Genetics workshop to give school students cutting edge insight

09/04/2015 News

Students in S5 and S6 are being offered the chance to participate in a one day interactive and inspirational workshop with practising geneticists during the major, European Society for Human Genetics Conference being held in Glasgow this June.

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Six Glasgow University scientists win prestigious awards

02/04/2015 News

The Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE) has chosen a total of eight 2015 Prizewinners in recognition of their outstanding academic talent, six of whom are based at the University of Glasgow.

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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

   

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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Supercomputing for all in the West of Scotland with ARCHIE-WeSt

ARCHIE-WeSt is a regional supercomputer centre at the University of Strathclyde dedicated to researc...

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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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