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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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Stroke self-management network to address research and practice gap

03/11/2014 News

Researchers from Glasgow Caledonian University are developing a new network to promote stroke self-management and, specifically, to bridge the gap between stroke self-management research and practice.

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Strathclyde University lift the Question of Science Trophy

24/10/2014 News

Strathclyde University’s Chemical Engineering department have been crowned Science Champions of the World after they pipped the competition at the post at Glasgow Science Centre’s A Question of Science Quiz.

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Snow leopard spotted in Glasgow park

21/10/2014 News

The latest in a series of sculptures commissioned to celebrate the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games was unveiled today, Monday, 20 October, in Springburn Park.

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Researchers aim to prevent falls in older people with vision impairment

20/10/2014 News

New research aims to adapt an evidence-based exercise programme for falls prevention among older people with vision impairments.

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East End residents turn homes into research labs

16/10/2014 News

East End residents are turning their homes into research labs to help others cut their energy bills.

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Transnet staff complete railway operations management degrees with Glasgow Caledonian University

16/10/2014 News

Transnet Freight Rail’s training drive steams ahead as first graduates complete UK-accredited degrees, diplomas and certificates in railway operations management.

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News

   

Scottish scientists slow speed of light through space

Scottish scientists have demonstrated that photons travelling in free space can be slowed down to le...

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Researchers trial LED lighting for tracking people with dementia

Researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) are investigating the development of low-cost GPS...

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Remanufacturing institute is first in Europe

A major new research institute, The Scottish Institute for Remanufacture - the first of its kind in ...

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Blog

   

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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Glasgow’s Green Year 2015 – ‘From Steam to Green’

Glasgow is to host its first ever 'themed' year in 2015 - a Green Year. The Green Glasgow team are w...

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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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Brick Wonders

Architectural gems in Lego, created by Warren Elsmore....

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Winter Viewing Nights: Planetarium Show

View the wonders of the night sky without bad weather obscuring the view. The new digital planetariu...

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