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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. 

£1 million boost for arts enlightenment in the digital age

08/12/2014 News

What can a clinician learn from a criminologist? Or how can computer programmes be used to interpret Victorian literature?

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Leading scientists to aid search for arthritis cure

05/12/2014 News

Two leading scientists have been appointed to top positions at the University of Glasgow by Arthritis Research UK with the joint aim of furthering the charity’s ambition to cure arthritis.

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Seeing isn’t always believing

04/12/2014 News

A short film that explains the phenomenon known as “the McGurk Effect” has been named the winner of the inaugural Glasgow City of Science, 60 Second Science: Mobile Movie Competition.

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Glasgow’s Young Jury helps decide Europe’s Best Science TV Documentary

04/12/2014 News

The European Science TV and New Media Awards 2014 were handed out at a ceremony in Lisbon, Portugal on Friday, 28th November. They included, for the first time, a prize for best Science TV Documentary as judged by a European teenage jury made up from participants from Glasgow, Copenhagen and Lisbon.

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Maryhill Park lichen walk with OPAL

28/11/2014 News

Come along on Sunday 7th December and learn what lichens can tell us about the air quality in your local park.

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Eye care workers have sights on revolutionary Smartphone device

28/11/2014 News

A smartphone app and adaptor engineered at the University of Strathclyde and NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde is set to make eye tests easier and more affordable to conduct in communities around the world.

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News

   

Two day conference to 'supercharge innovation engine'

Working with Academics, NHS Scotland, Blue Chip Corporates, Pharma and Industry partners, BioCity Sc...

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Scots who changed the world

Glasgow City of Science were proud to provide contributors from the City of Science network to recen...

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Youngsters from Glasgow crack the code to digital skills

Glasgow could soon have its very own Zuckerberg after 100 young people from across the city took par...

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Blog

   

Greenland360 expedition inspires climate change action

Last year, a small team of geography students from Scotland organised their own expedition to Greenl...

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Resilient Glasgow leads the way amongst global network of cities with shared challenges

Dr Judith Rodin, president of The Rockefeller Foundation gives her opinion about Glasgow's role in l...

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Glasgow City of Botanists

In 2015, Science Centres and Botanical gardens across Europe will celebrate local biodiversity. Joan...

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Events

   

Watery Worlds and Soggy Citizens

Go pond dipping in an effort to find out of the Dams to Darnley ponds can support wildlife....

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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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The Worm -- An Underground Adventure

An adventure with Wilma and William as they journey to find the elusive worm species. For ages 3 -7....

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