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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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Glasgow joins UK and European Green Fleet Scheme

16/03/2015 News

Glasgow has joined a national and European green fleet management recognition scheme which aims to cut emissions and improve local air quality.

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New guide presents 60 of the city's top trees

16/03/2015 News

A new trail guide featuring sixty of the city’s most interesting, beautiful, historic and exotic trees has been produced as part of a Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games legacy project.

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Mobility-boosting robotic clothing - a smart idea

09/03/2015 News

Researchers from the University of Strathclyde are amongst those involved in a UK project to develop 'robotic' clothing to improve the lives of disabled and elderly people.

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Researchers and SST Sensing to develop new industry sensors

09/03/2015 News

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) researchers are collaborating with SST Sensing, manufacturer of electronic fluid and gas sensors, to develop new sensors which measure levels of oxygen in the air for a wide range of industrial applications.

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Heat to be harvested from city's Subway tunnels

09/03/2015 News

Researchers in Glasgow are to harvest heat from wastewater in the city's Subway tunnels.

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Strathclyde physicist joins Scotland’s National Academy

09/03/2015 News

A Physics professor at the University of Strathclyde has had his outstanding work recognised by being named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE).

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News

   

Researchers contribute to patient resource for stroke survivors’ self-management

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) researchers have provided their expertise in stroke self-managem...

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Ayrshire College gets Women into Engineering

Nearly forty female pupils from East Ayrshire schools came together at an Ayrshire College event for...

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Trade House of Glasgow talk on 'precision medicine'

The Head of the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences at the University of Glasgow, Profe...

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Blog

   

A year in OPAL Scotland

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

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Digital Storytelling – Using Augmented Reality to Engage the Public in Research

Grant Thomson and Megan McGurk from the University of Strathclyde on bringing research to life throu...

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Living Liebig’s laboratory legacy

Writing for Glasgow City of Science this time around is Kirsty Martin. Chemist, Justus von Liebig st...

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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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Wild in the City

The rangers and their friends from Play Services have plenty of games and activities for all the fam...

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Trades House Lecture

The 2015 Trades House Lecture is from Professor Anna Dominiczak, Regius Chair of Medicine and Vice-P...

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