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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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Remanufacturing institute is first in Europe

22/01/2015 News

A major new research institute, The Scottish Institute for Remanufacture - the first of its kind in Europe - has opened at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow.

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Rockefeller Foundation President Visits Glasgow

22/01/2015 News

Sustainable Glasgow recently hosted a visit by Rockefeller Foundation President, Dr Judith Rodin.

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Rare amino-acid influences E. coli infection

12/01/2015 News

Scientists have discovered how a rare amino-acid in humans influences the behaviour of the E.coli bacterium.

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Link between immune system and brain disorders focus of new project

12/01/2015 News

Glasgow scientists have joined forces with colleagues across the UK and two pharmaceutical companies to investigate whether mood disorders, such as depression, could be treated by targeting the immune system.

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Quantum imaging breakthrough uses less light

12/01/2015 News

Scientists have harnessed the strange power of quantum mechanics to create a digital image using fewer than one photon per pixel.

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Researchers analyse social workers' preparedness for practice

09/01/2015 News

Education is providing newly-qualified social workers in Scotland with a solid grounding for their profession, according to new research - the first significant study examining social workers’ preparedness for practice since 1996.

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News

   

Countdown to UK's largest renewables event in Glasgow

The UK's largest event devoted to all forms of renewable & sustainable energy arrives in Glasgow...

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Access to green space creates mental health equality

Having access to green spaces significantly reduces the gap in wellbeing between richer and poorer p...

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Insect-inspired microphone set to modernise hearing aid systems

An insect-inspired microphone that can tackle the problem of locating sounds and eliminate backgroun...

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Blog

   

Peek – The Portable Eye Examination Kit

Throughout the world, almost 40 million people are blind. Yet, 80% of blindness is avoidable! And mo...

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Supercomputing for all in the West of Scotland with ARCHIE-WeSt

ARCHIE-WeSt is a regional supercomputer centre at the University of Strathclyde dedicated to researc...

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A green future envisaged by Images of Research, 2015

Images of Research returns this May to showcase the work of staff and students at the University of ...

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Events

   

Dumfries & Galloway Science Festival

Family-oriented science fest from the makers of Glasgow Science Festival, with a 'Family Mayhem Day'...

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Glasgow Chamber at All-Energy: Glasgow, Energy and Joined Up Thinking

Exploring Glasgow's renewable and energy sectors....

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Images of Research Exhibition

Visit this exciting exhibition to see this year's entries to the University of Strathclyde's annual ...

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