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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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GCU researchers design music app to help those with dementia

05/08/2016 News

A new personal music playlist app to help people with dementia and their carers is to be trialled by researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU).

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International award for Strathclyde chemistry lecturer

05/08/2016 News

A senior lecturer in Chemistry at the University of Strathclyde has won an international award for achievements in his field, including the development of techniques for diagnosing brain tumours.

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Honey bee colonies fall by nearly 12%

05/08/2016 News

The number of honey bee colonies fell by nearly 12% last winter, an international study involving the University of Strathclyde indicates.

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Cyber security event hosted by university

01/08/2016 News

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) continued its drive to address a skills shortage in the cyber security sector, hosting a programme aimed directly at school leavers.

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New scheme to protect outdoor areas gives everyone the advantage

29/07/2016 News

As part of a Commonwealth Games legacy project 27 outdoor areas across the city of Glasgow have been given a special status protecting them for future generations.

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College is first in Scotland to be awarded for innovation

29/07/2016 News

City of Glasgow College has been awarded the Investors in Innovation Standard. It is the first and only college or university in Scotland to gain this prestigious status.

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News

   

Researchers find smaller waistlines linked to savings

People who save money for the future are more likely to be slim than those who fritter their cash aw...

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Professor Sarah Cleaveland honoured by the British Veterinary Association

Professor Sarah Cleaveland has been honoured by the British Veterinary Association (BVA) for her “...

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Stimulating neurons could protect against brain damage

A breakthrough in understanding how brain damage spreads – and how it could potentially be limited...

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Blog

   

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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Explorathon Glasgow - a day of vibrant research awaits

With just over three weeks until Glasgow celebrates Explorathon - European Researchers’ Night on F...

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Events

   

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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Celebrating the Glasgow Aesthetic Movement

Organised by the National Trust for Scotland, this event celebrates Holmwood House, built in 1857, a...

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Skeletons: Life Stories

An exhibition of reconstructed skeletons. Discover the effects of different living conditions and di...

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