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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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Quantum research centre opens in Glasgow

26/02/2015 News

A leading quantum research centre that will bring together academics and industry to commercialise novel quantum technology, such as single-pixel cameras that can look under the skin for tumours or see clearly through smoke, has been officially opened in Glasgow.

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EDT Scotland and Glasgow City of Science unite with STEM Partnership

26/02/2015 News

EDT Scotland is proud to announce it is now an official partner of Glasgow City of Science.

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Sustainability set to shine through for Earth Hour Glasgow

23/02/2015 News

Glasgow will celebrate Earth Hour 2015 with a packed programme of activities on March 28th to demonstrate the city's commitment to building a sutainable future and tackling climate change.

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Researchers investigate cleaning up pharmaceuticals from waste water

23/02/2015 News

Researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) have been awarded £147,000 by the European Commission to investigate the removal of pharmaceuticals from waste water by anaerobic digestion.

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Researchers to explore connections between microcredit loans and health

13/02/2015 News

In the first major study of its kind, researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University are investigating the viability of microcredit loans as a means of improving the finances and health of low-income individuals in the UK.

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Free energy app to help city residents be more efficient

12/02/2015 News

A new energy app from the Future City Glasgow team could help households and businesses in the city be more efficient and cut their energy bills.

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News

   

Images of Research – Announcing the 2015 Competition Winner

Come along to celebrate the Images of Research competition during Glasgow Science Festival and disco...

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Discover, enjoy and help protect your local environment

How healthy are the trees in your neighbourhood? Is the elusive tortoise shell butterfly a regular v...

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Seals threaten Scottish cod stock recovery

Predatory seals are constraining the recovery of cod stocks in Scottish West coast waters, research ...

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Blog

   

Living Liebig’s laboratory legacy

Writing for Glasgow City of Science this time around is Kirsty Martin. Chemist, Justus von Liebig st...

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Dissecting futures: Rosannah Jackson’s Anatomy STEM Club

STEM Ambassador, Rosannah Jackson is inspiring future generations of scientists with an Anatomy STEM...

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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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Events

   

Junior Nature Club: No Parents Required

A Ranger Service led event on 'The Planets'. Find out why Pluto is so cold and Saturn has hula hoops...

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V&A Museum of Design Dundee: Design in Motion

V&A Museum of Design Dundee goes on the road with the Travelling Gallery in this major touring e...

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Glasgow Café Scientifique

Explore the latest ideas in science and technology, outside a traditional academic context, at this ...

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