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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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University scientist wins Institute of Physics awards

01/07/2016 News

Professor Sheila Rowan, Director of the University of Glasgow’s Institute for Gravitational Research, has been named as the winner of one of the Institute of Physics’ 2016 awards for her work in gravitational waves.

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GCU to host Conference of the Global Network of WHO Collaborating Centres for Nursing and Midwifery

30/06/2016 News

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is to host a midwifery and nursing conference for global healthcare leaders and practitioners on behalf of the Global Network of World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centres for Nursing and Midwifery.

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Researchers contribute to first daily movement guidelines for children’s health

27/06/2016 News

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) research into the relationships between sleep, physical activity and sedentary behaviour has provided evidence for the world’s first recommended daily movement guidelines for children and young people.

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

23/06/2016 News

A £4.5million University of Strathclyde project to produce bubble-sized ‘laboratories’ could boost cancer treatment, medical imaging and industrial processes.

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

23/06/2016 News

Year-end figures released by Glasgow City Marketing Bureau’s (GCMB) Convention Bureau show the growing value of business tourism to Glasgow’s economy.

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Get involved - Glasgow branch of BSA to re-launch

23/06/2016 News

The British Science Association (BSA) are re-launching their Glasgow branch this summer and are interested in reaching out to anyone in the area who may be interested in getting involved.

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News

   

Young Scots to go head to head in front of investors at Venturefest

Three teams of innovative young Scots are getting ready to do battle when they pitch their creative ...

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Build your STEM talent pipeline

City of Glasgow College’s Riverside campus is the venue for a free half-day seminar for employers ...

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Saddling up to extend success of city cycle scheme

Plans to more than double the size of Glasgow’s hugely successful mass automated cycle hire (MACH)...

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Blog

   

PATHway – Technology enabled behavioural change as a pathway towards better self-management of CVD

A European project involving researchers from the University of Glasgow's Health Economics and Healt...

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Explorathon Glasgow unlocks Kelvingrove and the Riverside

With five weeks to go until Explorathon – Scotland’s European Researchers’ Night, we are highl...

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Explorathon GLASGOW – Six Week Countdown

With Explorathon just six weeks away, we take a first look at two activities being organised by rese...

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Events

   

Venturefest Scotland

Venturefest Scotland is the first business and networking event of its kind in Scotland and part of ...

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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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Ichthyosaurs

Discover ichthyosaurs from The Hunterian collection, including the first Scottish ichthyosaur with a...

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