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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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New Chief Scientific Adviser for Scotland appointed

10/06/2016 News

Professor Sheila Rowan MBE is to be Scotland’s next Chief Scientific Adviser, Deputy First Minister John Swinney has announced.

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LISA Pathfinder exceeds expectations

10/06/2016 News

The European Space Agency’s LISA Pathfinder mission, in which University of Glasgow former and current scientists played a significant role, has demonstrated the technology needed to build a space-based gravitational wave observatory.

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Get ready for Glasgow Science Festival!

06/06/2016 News

This Thursday 9th June, the tenth annual Glasgow Science Festival arrives with a host of inspirational events for families, adults and schools across the city.

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University of Glasgow awarded new Regius Professorship in Precision Medicine

06/06/2016 News

Her Majesty the Queen has created a new Regius Professorship of Precision Medicine and awarded the honour to the University of Glasgow.

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Prosthetic limb LegBank receives $1m Google grant

06/06/2016 News

Prosthetic limbs made with technology developed at the University of Strathclyde are to become more readily available through a $1 million grant from Google.org .

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The art of space: exhibition puts engineering in the picture

06/06/2016 News

Asteroids, satellites, space debris and the night sky will come to life in an exhibition in Glasgow this month.

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News

   

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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Largest showcase of innovative Scottish companies to date at Venturefest Scotland 2016

This year’s Venturefest Scotland innovation summit will host one of the largest collections of inn...

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Skeletons' mysteries unearthed in new Hunterian exhibition

One of The Hunterian's "greatest treasures" is now on public display for the first time, in a new UK...

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Blog

   

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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What could you do with quantum imaging?

QuantIC, the UK Quantum Technology Hub in Quantum Enhanced Imaging based at the University of Glasgo...

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Explorathon Extravaganza – European Researchers’ Night Returns

On Friday the 30th September Scotland will come to life with curiosity! ...

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Events

   

Ichthyosaurs

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

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Science Showcase: Tracking Animals

The Hunterian Science Showcase introduces the latest discoveries and advances in scientific and medi...

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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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