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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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Strathclyde student wins UK-wide award for energy innovation

11/05/2015 News

A University of Strathclyde student has won a UK-wide award for an innovative project aimed at balancing supply of – and demand for – renewable energy.

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‘Leg Bank’ hope for changing amputees’ lives

11/05/2015 News

A ‘leg bank’ – providing life-changing prostheses to low-income people who have lost limbs – is being developed by a team including University of Strathclyde researchers.

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GCU celebrates research success

11/05/2015 News

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) will host its Research Day 2015, a celebration of the University’s research activities, on Friday, June 5 at its central Glasgow campus.

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International conference to hail Glasgow as leading city-region on climate change adaptation

11/05/2015 News

Glasgow has won a bid to host the 3rd European Climate Change Adaptation Conference (ECCA) in 2017.

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Scotland's forgotten Einstein - James Clerk Maxwell

07/05/2015 News

Contributors from the Glasgow City of Science network are being heard on the BBC World Service in a programme highlighting the work of Scotland's forgotten Einstein - James Clerk Maxwell.

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Glasgow Science Festival launches biggest programme ever!

07/05/2015 News

Scientists doing stand-up, marine biologist-curated dinner parties, a giant outdoor screening of the Matrix and the science of mind-reading are just a few of the events in this year’s Glasgow Science Festival which returns with the biggest and most diverse programme ever.

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News

   

New technology centre officially opened by Queen

The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh have formally opened the University of Strathclyde’s flagship ...

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Nobel Laureate to give insight into world of Quantum Physics

A 2012 Nobel Laureate in Physics, Professor Serge Haroche will be in Glasgow on Thursday, 9th July t...

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Body fights clogged arteries with localised immune response

Scientists have discovered an immune response in an animal model that appears to provide protection ...

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Blog

   

A year in OPAL Scotland

OPAL community Scientist, Joanne Dempster reflects on the fantastic achievements of the OPAL project...

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Digital Storytelling – Using Augmented Reality to Engage the Public in Research

Grant Thomson and Megan McGurk from the University of Strathclyde on bringing research to life throu...

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Living Liebig’s laboratory legacy

Writing for Glasgow City of Science this time around is Kirsty Martin. Chemist, Justus von Liebig st...

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Events

   

Glasgow Café Scientifique

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

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Wild in the City

The rangers and their friends from Play Services have plenty of games and activities for all the fam...

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Trades House Lecture

The 2015 Trades House Lecture is from Professor Anna Dominiczak, Regius Chair of Medicine and Vice-P...

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