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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. 

Glasgow pupils celebrate exam results

05/08/2014 News

Over 140,000 school pupils across Glasgow and Scotland have been waking up to their Nationals, Highers and Advanced Highers exam results this morning.

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Glasgow hospital ward trials anti-superbug light

01/08/2014 News

A Glasgow hospital has become the first in the world to use a lighting system in a ward to combat the threat of superbugs.

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Chancellor announces £23.9m business, life science and arts funding for Glasgow

22/07/2014 News

UK Chancellor George Osborne has announced nearly £24m in new funding for Glasgow's life sciences, business and arts sectors.

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Glasgow sows the seeds for transforming stalled spaces across Scotland

15/07/2014 News

Glasgow's award winning Stalled Spaces initiative is being rolled out across Scotland.

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Glasgow becomes first Scottish city to offer free Wi-fi

10/07/2014 News

Glasgow has become the first city in Scotland to offer free Wi-fi throughout the city's streets and public spaces.

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City cycle hire scheme rolls out

26/06/2014 News

Glasgow's new Mass Automated Cycle Hire (MACH) scheme has been launched.

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News

   

Snow leopard spotted in Glasgow park

The latest in a series of sculptures commissioned to celebrate the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games w...

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Researchers aim to prevent falls in older people with vision impairment

New research aims to adapt an evidence-based exercise programme for falls prevention among older peo...

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East End residents turn homes into research labs

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

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Blog

   

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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Glasgow’s living classrooms

Joanne Dempster, OPAL Community Scientist for the Open Air Laboratories Project writes on the Glasgo...

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5 Great things The Games have given Glasgow

With the sport over, records broken and the medals handed out here’s a quick list of 5 great thing...

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Events

   

Sharmanka Kinetic Theatre

Sharmanka's kinetic sculptures come to life with a magical music and light show to accompany the mec...

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Stargazers

A show in the planetarium exploring the night sky. Learn how to find your way around the sky using t...

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Adventurers

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

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