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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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‘Mallzee for make-up’ comes top in teen pitching competition

28/07/2016 News

An innovative beauty app dubbed ‘Mallzee for make-up’ by a prominent angel investor has been crowned the winner at a Dragons’ Den style pitching competition in Glasgow.

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Call for abstracts for 2017 Climate Change Adaptation Conference in Glasgow

28/07/2016 News

The 3rd European Climate Change Adaptation Conference (ECCA 2017) will take place in Glasgow between the 6th and 9th June 2017 on the theme of 'Our Climate Ready Future'.

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Stroke is largely preventable, with hypertension confirmed as biggest risk factor, according to global study

25/07/2016 News

Ten potentially modifiable risk factors account for 90% of strokes worldwide, but regional variation should be considered, says a new global collaborative study published in the Lancet and co-authored by Peter Langhorne, Professor of Stroke Care at the University of Glasgow’s Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences (ICAMS).

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Strathclyde mathematician wins prize for research into speeding up stroke diagnosis

25/07/2016 News

A mathematician at the University of Strathclyde has shared in a prestigious prize for research into methods for accelerating the diagnosis of strokes.

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GCU’s next generation of construction leaders win CIOB challenge in Hong Kong

25/07/2016 News

A team of Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) engineering students have defended the University’s title as CIOB Global Student Challenge champions at the finals of the competition in Hong Kong.

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Pioneering Advanced Higher Hub secures SFC and GCC backing

25/07/2016 News

Glasgow Caledonian University’s pioneering Advanced Higher Hub has secured a new two-year funding partnership between the University, the Scottish Funding Council (SFC) and Glasgow City Council to continue this hugely successful and innovative initiative.

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News

   

Saddling up to extend success of city cycle scheme

Plans to more than double the size of Glasgow’s hugely successful mass automated cycle hire (MACH)...

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Largest showcase of innovative Scottish companies to date at Venturefest Scotland 2016

This year’s Venturefest Scotland innovation summit will host one of the largest collections of inn...

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Skeletons' mysteries unearthed in new Hunterian exhibition

One of The Hunterian's "greatest treasures" is now on public display for the first time, in a new UK...

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Blog

   

Explorathon GLASGOW – Six Week Countdown

With Explorathon just six weeks away, we take a first look at two activities being organised by rese...

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What could you do with quantum imaging?

QuantIC, the UK Quantum Technology Hub in Quantum Enhanced Imaging based at the University of Glasgo...

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Explorathon Extravaganza – European Researchers’ Night Returns

On Friday the 30th September Scotland will come to life with curiosity! ...

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Events

   

Going Batty

Grab the bat detectors and torches - we're going on a bat hunt. Ages 8+; all children must be accom...

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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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Ichthyosaurs

Discover ichthyosaurs from The Hunterian collection, including the first Scottish ichthyosaur with a...

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