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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. 

Moth’s ears work independently of each other

17/11/2016 News

A species of moth has ears which detect sound direction independently of each other, an international research project involving the University of Strathclyde has found.

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Scouts and guides have better mental health in later life, study finds

11/11/2016 News

Taking part in the scouts or guides appears to help lower the risk of mental illness in later life, a study suggests.

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WIRED award for Sheila Rowan

11/11/2016 News

The University of Glasgow's Professor Sheila Rowan MBE has won WIRED magazine's Scientific Breakthrough award in recognition of her work that contributed to the discovery of gravitational waves.

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City of Science brings valuable experience to network of European co-creators

06/11/2016 News

Glasgow City of Science is proud to be an advisory board member for the European Horizon 2020 project, ACCOMPLISSH.

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Glasgow and West Branch of British Science Association relaunches

06/11/2016 News

Got an interest in science and the great range of science activities taking place in Glasgow and the West of Scotland? The local branch of the British Science Association has recently relaunched and looking for your input!

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Inaugural UWS digital art commission creates digital Paisley patterns for every citizen in the world

06/11/2016 News

A digital art project which will create 7.3 billion unique Paisley patterns to support the town’s bid to become UK City of Culture has been launched.

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News

   

Dragons’ Den-style competition sees MVLS researchers scoop £10K in the Science Den

A team of early career researchers from the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences (CMVLS)...

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Art of Possible: Innovating our Quantum Future

A new event series in the West of Scotland will bring together academics, innovators and entrepreneu...

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Quantum Shorts to show how emerging technology is changing our world

The weird and wonderful quantum world is to be explored in short films being screened at Glasgow Sci...

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Blog

   

The Lighthouse is showing the way for city creatives

Ian Elder, Economic Development Manager for The Lighthouse and Creative Industries looks at the impa...

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Film City’s energetic approach to green issues

Film City Glasgow is the heart and soul of Scotland’s film and television industry. Based at Govan...

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Interface - taking the creative approach to R&D

Might specialist facilities, technologies or a collaborative R&D project help you grow your busi...

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Events

   

Wee Write!

A week-long programme offering over 100 author events, activities and readings for children, familie...

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William Hunter to Damien Hirst: The Dead Teach the Living

Objects and artworks exploring the connections between art and science, including Damien Hirst's Nec...

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French Café Scientifique

Learn more about scientific topics at this event, which is held in French....

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