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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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GCU researchers tackle gender inequalities in South Asia

20/04/2015 News

Researchers from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU)’s Centre for Climate Justice are working with Nobel laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus’ Grameen Communications on an international project to tackle gender inequalities in agriculture in South Asia.

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UWS led study to aid UK’s flood response

16/04/2015 News

A national collaborative project, headed-up by University of the West of Scotland (UWS), is set to aid the UK’s flood response and in turn reduce the impact of flooding.

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Glasgow computing stars collaborate on Space Apps Challenge

13/04/2015 News

Teams from all over the world took part in the 2015 International Space Apps Challenge, which in Scotland was hosted by Glasgow Caledonian University’s Student Association and the GCU Ethical Hacking Society.

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GCU researchers tackle water pollution in Brazil

13/04/2015 News

Researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) are to tackle poor water quality standards in Brazil, where there is considerable concern about the long-term impact of water pollution on ecosystems and human health.

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Breakthrough could provide new tendon injuries treatment

13/04/2015 News

Scientists are investigating a new therapy for the treatment of tendon injuries such as tennis elbow and Achilles tendinitis after gaining new insight into the condition.

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Researchers present new hope for stroke survivors with bladder problems

10/04/2015 News

Researchers from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) are testing the effectiveness of a mild electrical stimulation of the leg to relieve bladder symptoms caused by stroke.

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News

   

Higher education establishments revel in inaugural Scottish awards

The inaugural Herald Higher Education Awards have taken place in association with the University of ...

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Young people to go digital with green issues at 'VentureJam'

Think you could change attitudes to climate change? Got a great idea to go green using digital techn...

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Double celebration for award-winning Strathclyde student

A University of Strathclyde student is enjoying a double celebration after graduating and winning a ...

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Blog

   

What’s In Your DNA, Friedich Miescher?

The second in series of posts from Kirsty Martin on "Who's Shoulders Are These Anyway?" takes a clos...

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Glasgow’s Green Year 2015; Biodiversity July!

Biodiversity in abundance this July, writes the team at Green Glasgow, with lot's of great opportuni...

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A year in OPAL Scotland

OPAL community Scientist, Joanne Dempster reflects on the fantastic achievements of the OPAL project...

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Events

   

Glasgow Café Scientifique

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

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International Congress of Phonetic Sciences

The latest International Congress of Phonetic Sciences is here, and it covers everything from speech...

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Track the Epidemic: The Tree Health Survey

Learn about tree diseases and how to monitor tree health in your area....

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