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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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Alternative Glasgow school celebrates first wave of graduates

16/05/2016 News

An alternative school for students disengaged from mainstream education will celebrate every one of its first wave of twenty graduates moving on to a modern apprenticeship or further education next month.

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New report identifies most likely causes of ‘excess’ mortality in Scotland and Glasgow

16/05/2016 News

New research has identified the most likely underlying causes of Scotland’s and Glasgow’s levels of ‘excess’ mortality.

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MVLS professor receives Distinguished Scientist Award

16/05/2016 News

Professor Rhian Touyz, director of the Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences at the University of Glasgow has received a Distinguished Scientist Award from the American Society of Hypertension (ASH) today, 16 May 2016.

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Future-proofing innovation in Scotland's space sector

16/05/2016 News

An event for industry professionals that will explore future-proofing innovation in Scotland's flourishing space sector is to take place during Glasgow Science Festival (14th June).

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GCU professor leads UN expert group to assess toxins in food

13/05/2016 News

Kofi Aidoo, Professor of Food Safety and Food Microbiology at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU), is to lead a group of global experts providing independent advice to the United Nations (UN) on food contaminants that could cause cancer.

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Ground Control to Colonel Hadfield: Spaceman lands at Glasgow Science Centre

13/05/2016 News

Colonel Chris Hadfield, the astronaut who made headlines performing David Bowie’s Space Oddity from the International Space Station, has been announced as the keynote speaker at this year’s Question of Science event at Glasgow Science Centre.

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News

   

£4.5m ‘Lab in a bubble’ project could improve cancer care

A £4.5million University of Strathclyde project to produce bubble-sized ‘laboratories’ could bo...

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GCMB reports best year ever for new conference business worth £141M

Year-end figures released by Glasgow City Marketing Bureau’s (GCMB) Convention Bureau show the gro...

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Get involved - Glasgow branch of BSA to re-launch

The British Science Association (BSA) are re-launching their Glasgow branch this summer and are inte...

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Blog

   

What can Masters students do for you?

In the run up to the Engage with Strathclyde week, Anna Selwood, a Careers Adviser at University of ...

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Strathclyde Student Chapter of SIAM Annual Meeting

Maths might be hard to grips with, but its application in industry brings huge benefits that touch a...

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Net Benefits - Is the Digital Society Good for Us?

More than ever, we work, live, learn and engage in social networks. But are computers and the networ...

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Events

   

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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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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Adventures in Space

An exhibition curated by David Reat all about the architecture of science fiction....

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