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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. 

Breakthrough for biological gels discovery

11/12/2014 News

Scientists at the University of Strathclyde and City University of New York have created methods that dramatically simplify the discovery of biological gels for food, cosmetics and biomedicine, as published in the journal, Nature Chemistry.

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£1 million boost for arts enlightenment in the digital age

08/12/2014 News

What can a clinician learn from a criminologist? Or how can computer programmes be used to interpret Victorian literature?

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Leading scientists to aid search for arthritis cure

05/12/2014 News

Two leading scientists have been appointed to top positions at the University of Glasgow by Arthritis Research UK with the joint aim of furthering the charity’s ambition to cure arthritis.

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Seeing isn’t always believing

04/12/2014 News

A short film that explains the phenomenon known as “the McGurk Effect” has been named the winner of the inaugural Glasgow City of Science, 60 Second Science: Mobile Movie Competition.

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Glasgow’s Young Jury helps decide Europe’s Best Science TV Documentary

04/12/2014 News

The European Science TV and New Media Awards 2014 were handed out at a ceremony in Lisbon, Portugal on Friday, 28th November. They included, for the first time, a prize for best Science TV Documentary as judged by a European teenage jury made up from participants from Glasgow, Copenhagen and Lisbon.

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Maryhill Park lichen walk with OPAL

28/11/2014 News

Come along on Sunday 7th December and learn what lichens can tell us about the air quality in your local park.

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News

   

Glasgow's world leading City Data Hub launches

A world-leading data hub that will paint a living and breathing picture of life in the city has been...

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Quantum research centre opens in Glasgow

A leading quantum research centre that will bring together academics and industry to commercialise n...

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EDT Scotland and Glasgow City of Science unite with STEM Partnership

EDT Scotland is proud to announce it is now an official partner of Glasgow City of Science. ...

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Blog

   

Resilient Glasgow leads the way amongst global network of cities with shared challenges

Dr Judith Rodin, president of The Rockefeller Foundation gives her opinion about Glasgow's role in l...

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Glasgow City of Botanists

In 2015, Science Centres and Botanical gardens across Europe will celebrate local biodiversity. Joan...

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Skills legacy for community through reCYCLE project

reCYCLE is an innovative collaboration project in the city that takes unwanted bicycles, refurbishes...

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Events

   

Adventurers

See and learn about the machines which have been the choice mode of transport for rebels, hellraiser...

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Glasgow Café Scientifique

Explore the latest ideas in science and technology, outside a traditional academic context, at this ...

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Harbours, Bridges and Canals: John Rennie, Scottish Engineer

Dr Donal Bateson gives a short talk on Scottish engineer John Rennie, designer of the original Water...

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