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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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Nanofabrication expert wins prestigious physics award

16/10/2014 News

A physicist based at the University of Glasgow has joined the ranks of some of the world's most celebrated scientists in being honoured with a rare award.

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2020 Congress of the International Academy of Pathology is Glasgow-bound

16/10/2014 News

Some 3,000 delegates from across the globe will travel to Glasgow in 2020 for the Congress for the International Academy of Pathology after the city won its bid to host one of the world's most prestigious conferences.

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Water for ALL project to build sustainable access to water in Malawi and Zambia

10/10/2014 News

Glasgow Caledonian University’s Centre for Climate Justice has been awarded funding from the Scottish Government’s Climate Justice Fund for a new project to improve access to water among the poorest and most vulnerable groups in Malawi and Zambia.

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Faster production of Bluetongue vaccine could save millions

10/10/2014 News

An effective vaccine for the devastating animal disease caused by Bluetongue virus (BTV) can be produced more quickly in a method outlined by scientists from the University of Glasgow writing, in collaboration with Merial Animal Health, in the Journal of Virology.

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Study shows sunshine and nitrate-rich foods improve athletic performance

10/10/2014 News

A study undertaken at the University of the West of Scotland has revealed that exposure to sunlight combined with the consumption of nitrate-rich foods significantly boost exercise performance.

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Major funding to boost eye imaging technology

06/10/2014 News

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde together with a leading Scottish medical technology company and two Universities have been awarded major funding for research into a new technology that could detect early visual loss in people with long-term conditions.

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News

   

Scottish scientists slow speed of light through space

Scottish scientists have demonstrated that photons travelling in free space can be slowed down to le...

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Researchers trial LED lighting for tracking people with dementia

Researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) are investigating the development of low-cost GPS...

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Remanufacturing institute is first in Europe

A major new research institute, The Scottish Institute for Remanufacture - the first of its kind in ...

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Blog

   

Glasgow City of Botanists

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

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Skills legacy for community through reCYCLE project

reCYCLE is an innovative collaboration project in the city that takes unwanted bicycles, refurbishes...

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Glasgow’s Green Year 2015 – ‘From Steam to Green’

Glasgow is to host its first ever 'themed' year in 2015 - a Green Year. The Green Glasgow team are w...

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Events

   

Adventurers

See and learn about the machines which have been the choice mode of transport for rebels, hellraiser...

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Brick Wonders

Architectural gems in Lego, created by Warren Elsmore....

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The Electric Gardens

A walking tour through the Botanic Gardens for adults, children and groups, with dramatic lighting, ...

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