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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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Chancellor announces £23.9m business, life science and arts funding for Glasgow

22/07/2014 News

UK Chancellor George Osborne has announced nearly £24m in new funding for Glasgow's life sciences, business and arts sectors.

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Glasgow sows the seeds for transforming stalled spaces across Scotland

15/07/2014 News

Glasgow's award winning Stalled Spaces initiative is being rolled out across Scotland.

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Glasgow becomes first Scottish city to offer free Wi-fi

10/07/2014 News

Glasgow has become the first city in Scotland to offer free Wi-fi throughout the city's streets and public spaces.

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City cycle hire scheme rolls out

26/06/2014 News

Glasgow's new Mass Automated Cycle Hire (MACH) scheme has been launched.

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A smart way to get active around MyCity: Glasgow

26/06/2014 News

With the Commonwealth Games set to open in Glasgow in less than a month, an award winning smartphone app has been released to encourage people to boost their fitness and find out more about the host city in the process.

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OPAL UK joins Glasgow's science hub to total 55 partners

24/06/2014 News

Glasgow City of Science has signed up its 55th partner, as Open Air Laboratories (OPAL) network joins the umbrella organisation.

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News

   

Scotland’s first simulated primary care environment launches

University of the West of Scotland (UWS) has developed a primary care community orientated resource ...

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Glasgow's free wi-fi programme proves popular

On 10 July, Glasgow became the first Scottish city to offer free Wi-fi in the city centre's streets ...

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Advance made in green energy from hydrogen

Chemists at the University of Glasgow have claimed a breakthrough in the production of hydrogen from...

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Blog

   

Glasgow’s living classrooms

Joanne Dempster, OPAL Community Scientist for the Open Air Laboratories Project writes on the Glasgo...

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5 Great things The Games have given Glasgow

With the sport over, records broken and the medals handed out here’s a quick list of 5 great thing...

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A Perfect Blend For Public Engagement

A nose for a successful collaboration between business and a university in delivering a public engag...

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Events

   

BodyWorks

An exhibition all about how your body works, with the chance to perform a virtual autopsy, run in a ...

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?Mackintosh Architecture

Over 80 architectural drawings, archival material, films and models - many rare or never before exhi...

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The Lost Tomb of Robert the Bruce

See the first 3D digital model reconstruction of the fragmented tomb of Robert the Bruce, who was bu...

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