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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.

Simply send us your news updates, images and/or videos and we’ll share them here. 

Scouts and guides have better mental health in later life, study finds

11/11/2016 News

Taking part in the scouts or guides appears to help lower the risk of mental illness in later life, a study suggests.

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WIRED award for Sheila Rowan

11/11/2016 News

The University of Glasgow's Professor Sheila Rowan MBE has won WIRED magazine's Scientific Breakthrough award in recognition of her work that contributed to the discovery of gravitational waves.

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City of Science brings valuable experience to network of European co-creators

06/11/2016 News

Glasgow City of Science is proud to be an advisory board member for the European Horizon 2020 project, ACCOMPLISSH.

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Glasgow and West Branch of British Science Association relaunches

06/11/2016 News

Got an interest in science and the great range of science activities taking place in Glasgow and the West of Scotland? The local branch of the British Science Association has recently relaunched and looking for your input!

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Inaugural UWS digital art commission creates digital Paisley patterns for every citizen in the world

06/11/2016 News

A digital art project which will create 7.3 billion unique Paisley patterns to support the town’s bid to become UK City of Culture has been launched.

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Funding boost for QuantIC

04/11/2016 News

QuantIC, the University of Glasgow-led quantum imaging technology hub, has received a major funding boost from the UK Quantum Technologies Innovation Fund.

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News

   

Pioneering mentoring project in Glasgow gets council commitment to help change thousands of lives

Annemarie O’Donnell, Glasgow City Council’s Chief Executive, has announced an ambitious New Year...

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MVLS Researchers show impact in 60 seconds

The winners of a creative competition for early career researchers to explain their research simply ...

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Light source discovery ‘challenges basic assumption’ of physics

A widely-held understanding of electromagnetic radiation has been challenged in newly published rese...

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Blog

   

Catch Pokémon on a University tour or a seat at research cinema for Explorathon GLASGOW

This Friday Scotland will join with Europe in a celebration of research! In Scotland we celebrate th...

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Making Waves with James Clerk Maxwell

Take a musical tour through the life of Scotland's forgotten Einstein, James Clerk Maxwell as part o...

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Paragon Play ON

Play ON is an inclusive youth music project for children and young people aged 6-20 years old. The p...

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Events

   

The Universe for Beginners

An adults-only class studying the night sky. Learn about star gazing, the solar system, how stars ar...

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William Hunter to Damien Hirst: The Dead Teach the Living

Objects and artworks exploring the connections between art and science, including Damien Hirst's Nec...

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Science Showcase: Tracking Animals

The Hunterian Science Showcase introduces the latest discoveries and advances in scientific and medi...

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