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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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New initiative launched to recycle Glasgow's food waste

21/01/2016 News

Scotland's largest city, Glasgow has launched the first phase of a major new initiative aimed at recycling and cutting the amount of waste it sends to landfill.

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Tontine building to get high-tech makeover as business incubator

18/01/2016 News

Space for up to 300 entrepreneurs is to be created as part of a £1.67m project to turn The Tontine building at Glasgow Cross into a high-tech business incubator that is expected to boost the local economy to the tune of £53 million over the next five years.

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Organ ‘biological age’ could predict transplant success

15/01/2016 News

Factors regulating the biological age of a transplanted kidney (miles on the clock) as opposed to the chronological age (calendar years) are key to determining how well it will work after transplantation, a new study has revealed.

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New twists in the diffraction of intense laser light

15/01/2016 News

A discovery by University of Strathclyde researchers could have a major impact on advancing smaller, cheaper, laser-driven particle accelerators – and their potential applications.

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First tenants move in at MediCity Scotland

11/01/2016 News

Medical image analysis company OracleBio has become the first tenant to move into MediCity Scotland, a new medical technology incubator on the BioCity Scotland campus in Lanarkshire.

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Ayrshire coding club celebrates 1st birthday

11/01/2016 News

CoderDojo Ayrshire celebrated its first birthday in December 2015 and has come a long way from the inaugural club held a year ago at Ayrshire College.

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News

   

Glasgow universities make world leading contribution to historic detection of gravitational waves

Three universities based in the west of Scotland are celebrating their contributions to the historic...

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City of Glasgow College steams ahead with working ships engine

Guy Platten, Chief Executive Officer, UK Chamber of Shipping, officially switched on the working shi...

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Digital design students Create Conversations

Digital design students from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) presented their projects alongside ...

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Blog

   

Aye Write! STEAMMS ahead with book festival

Aye Write! - Glasgow's annual book festival is back for 2016 with a stellar line up of top literary ...

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Scottish Engineering Special Leaders Awards - Part 4

If you could be an engineer in Scotland – what would you do? Join the thousands of children alread...

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Scottish Engineering Special Leaders Awards - Part 3

Part 3 of a series of vlogs about this exciting STEM competition for school pupils hears how enginee...

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Events

   

The Kangaroo and the Moose

A collaboration between the Hunterian and Royal Museums Greenwich, The Horniman, The Grant Museum of...

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The Lightbox Project

Free community initiative offering family-friendly, accessible workshop events....

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Stars Over the Botanics

A star-gazing session with the Astronomical Society of Glasgow and the University of Glasgow. Spaces...

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