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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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UWS Students and Alzheimer Scotland on Song for Dementia Awareness Week

02/06/2016 News

A project that brings together students and people living with dementia together to turn life experiences into emotive songs is helping to break down misconceptions related to the condition.

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GCU STEM event aims to inspire young women

02/06/2016 News

For the second year running, Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) will underline its commitment to inspiring more young women to get involved in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).

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Young Scots given “Air Time” to tackle pollution issues

02/06/2016 News

Around 40 young Scots, aged 14 – 20 years will tackle air pollution issues as part of a hands-on event, called Air Time with VentureJam. This interactive event which takes place in the Glasgow Science Centre as part of the Glasgow Science Festival on 18 June, will see young people take part in activities, science experiments and learning around the harmful impacts of poor air quality.

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Exhibition in Glasgow to show stunning designs for energy project on canal banks

01/06/2016 News

A new exhibition at The Lighthouse in Glasgow will showcase stunning designs, created collaboratively by Scottish and international agencies, for a potential renewable energy project to be located at Dundashill in Port Dundas, on the banks of the Forth & Clyde canal in the city.

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Venturefest Scotland 2016 innovation summit programme unveiled

27/05/2016 News

This year’s Venturefest Scotland innovation summit will have the theme of Innovation and Design as enablers of business growth to reflect 2016 being Scotland’s Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design.

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Glasgow's new solar schools show great dividend

24/05/2016 News

Glasgow is helping to cut its energy bills and save money by using solar technology on some of its schools.

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News

   

Largest showcase of innovative Scottish companies to date at Venturefest Scotland 2016

This year’s Venturefest Scotland innovation summit will host one of the largest collections of inn...

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Skeletons' mysteries unearthed in new Hunterian exhibition

One of The Hunterian's "greatest treasures" is now on public display for the first time, in a new UK...

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GCU builds behavioural insight team to tackle antimicrobial resistance

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is developing a behavioural insights research team to focus on w...

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Blog

   

Explorathon GLASGOW – Six Week Countdown

With Explorathon just six weeks away, we take a first look at two activities being organised by rese...

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What could you do with quantum imaging?

QuantIC, the UK Quantum Technology Hub in Quantum Enhanced Imaging based at the University of Glasgo...

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Explorathon Extravaganza – European Researchers’ Night Returns

On Friday the 30th September Scotland will come to life with curiosity! ...

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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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Science Showcase: Tracking Animals

The Hunterian Science Showcase introduces the latest discoveries and advances in scientific and medi...

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Ichthyosaurs

Discover ichthyosaurs from The Hunterian collection, including the first Scottish ichthyosaur with a...

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