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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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Researchers to develop social sciences skills in Western Balkans

24/03/2016 News

Experts from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) are developing research capacity in the social sciences in the Western Balkans, through a new pilot Research Academy in Sarajevo.

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Glasgow's Giant Voodoo Lily set to cause a stink

24/03/2016 News

For some years now, a giant has been slowly forming at Glasgow Botanic Gardens. In the New Year a shoot appeared from within a large black pot in the tropical temperatures of the Palm House. The stem grew thicker and thicker and rich green markings appeared. Gradually, over many weeks, it became clear that this was going to become a very special flower. And it is about to open.

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Research makes particle entanglement easier to measure

24/03/2016 News

A new way to detect entanglement in many-particle quantum states has been developed through research involving the University of Strathclyde.

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Can the deep seas’ ‘twilight zone’ provide food for the world?

24/03/2016 News

The world’s deep seas are home to a vast array of species which are a rich source of biodiversity and, potentially, food – but careful and sustainable fishing is required, according to research involving the University of Strathclyde.

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Building owners ‘face risks’ from chlorine-resistant bacteria

18/03/2016 News

Buildings with storage tanks can face increased risks from chlorine-resistant bacteria in water, according to researchers at the University of Strathclyde.

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Sedentary behaviour ‘increases even in active children’

18/03/2016 News

Sedentary behaviour increases in children between the ages of nine and 12 – even if they are otherwise physically active, according to research at the Universities of Strathclyde and Newcastle.

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News

   

Homeless and hungry pollinators are given a helping hand by new survey

Pollinating insects, such as bees and butterflies, are in decline across the UK. These insects are h...

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Scotland Can Do SCALE to host entrepreneurship experts

Scottish entrepreneurs with ambitions to grow their businesses are being encouraged to register for ...

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CALL FOR PROPOSALS – Circular Economy

Extending the useful life of products, enabling multiple product lifecycles. ...

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Blog

   

What can Masters students do for you?

In the run up to the Engage with Strathclyde week, Anna Selwood, a Careers Adviser at University of ...

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Strathclyde Student Chapter of SIAM Annual Meeting

Maths might be hard to grips with, but its application in industry brings huge benefits that touch a...

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Net Benefits - Is the Digital Society Good for Us?

More than ever, we work, live, learn and engage in social networks. But are computers and the networ...

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Events

   

Building Blocks at Glasgow School of Art

A series of walks, talks and events celebrating contemporary design, architecture and innovation in ...

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Celebrating the Glasgow Aesthetic Movement

Organised by the National Trust for Scotland, this event celebrates Holmwood House, built in 1857, a...

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Glasgow Science Festival: Glasgow Innovates

A packed programme of workshops, shows, films, discussion, exhibitions and art collaborations allows...

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