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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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Two day conference to 'supercharge innovation engine'

27/03/2015 News

Working with Academics, NHS Scotland, Blue Chip Corporates, Pharma and Industry partners, BioCity Scotland is creating an ecosystem to facilitate collaborative working and Entrepreneurship; ‘The Innovation Hub’.

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Scots who changed the world

27/03/2015 News

Glasgow City of Science were proud to provide contributors from the City of Science network to recent BBC School Radio programmes linked to 'The Scots that Changed the World' Series.

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Youngsters from Glasgow crack the code to digital skills

26/03/2015 News

Glasgow could soon have its very own Zuckerberg after 100 young people from across the city took part in a digital master class. Glasgow City of Science’s Digital Making Project, the first of its kind in Scotland, saw the 14-17 year olds learn the skills to create their own websites, apps and games and use Raspberry Pi computers to code.

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Researchers collaborate to prevent faults in offshore cables

23/03/2015 News

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is a partner in a new research project to design a system which detects and prevents high voltage insulation faults in subsea power cables for offshore wind farms.

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Positive mental wellbeing app and education programme launches

23/03/2015 News

A new app and educational programme designed to help young people manage mental health problems has been launched at an event at St Stephens High School in Port Glasgow.

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You’ve got to hand it to Glasgow!

21/03/2015 News

Glasgow City of Science, with a helping hand from its partners and schoolchildren from across the city, is a world record breaker! The organisation has set a new Guinness World Record for the largest simultaneous hand hygiene lesson at multiple venues.

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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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