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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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GCMB reports best year ever for new conference business worth £141M

23/06/2016 News

Year-end figures released by Glasgow City Marketing Bureau’s (GCMB) Convention Bureau show the growing value of business tourism to Glasgow’s economy.

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Get involved - Glasgow branch of BSA to re-launch

23/06/2016 News

The British Science Association (BSA) are re-launching their Glasgow branch this summer and are interested in reaching out to anyone in the area who may be interested in getting involved.

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Young Scots tackle pollution issues with creative business ideas

21/06/2016 News

A host of young Scots aged 14 – 20 came together at Glasgow Science Centre on Saturday (18 June) to attend Air Time, the launch event for VentureJam 2016.

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GCU Subway heat research leads to SPT award

20/06/2016 News

A Glasgow Caledonian University supported initiative focusing on the development of sustainable heat sources has won a Scottish Transport Award.

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Could pollution be main contributor to antibiotic resistance?

16/06/2016 News

Pollution could be a major contributor to the development of antibiotic resistant bacteria, with a new study looking at the role waterways play in their evolution.

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Dawn of new age of astronomy as scientists confirm second detection of gravitational waves

16/06/2016 News

An international team of scientists has confirmed the detection of a second instance of two black holes colliding, firmly opening the door to a new age of gravitational astronomy.

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News

   

Researchers find smaller waistlines linked to savings

People who save money for the future are more likely to be slim than those who fritter their cash aw...

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Professor Sarah Cleaveland honoured by the British Veterinary Association

Professor Sarah Cleaveland has been honoured by the British Veterinary Association (BVA) for her “...

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Stimulating neurons could protect against brain damage

A breakthrough in understanding how brain damage spreads – and how it could potentially be limited...

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Blog

   

Catch Pokémon on a University tour or a seat at research cinema for Explorathon GLASGOW

This Friday Scotland will join with Europe in a celebration of research! In Scotland we celebrate th...

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Making Waves with James Clerk Maxwell

Take a musical tour through the life of Scotland's forgotten Einstein, James Clerk Maxwell as part o...

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Paragon Play ON

Play ON is an inclusive youth music project for children and young people aged 6-20 years old. The p...

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Events

   

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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Skeletons: Our Buried Bones

Four skeletons from the Museum of London collection and four from burial grounds across Scotland, to...

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