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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.

Simply send us your news updates, images and/or videos and we’ll share them here. 

Tech from the future arrives in Scotland

29/04/2016 News

Visitors to Glasgow Science Centre this month will be the first in the UK to play with quantum imaging technology which in future will help us see round corners and make the invisible - visible.

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Too much red meat and too few vegetables increases your body’s ‘biological age’

29/04/2016 News

A diet containing too much red meat and not enough fruit and vegetables could increase your body’s ‘biological age’ and contribute to health problems.‌

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BioAscent launches a ‘Spotify’ for Drug Discovery

28/04/2016 News

Spotify is known for offering consumers affordable, customisable access to a large music library, allowing people to enjoy the music they want, when they want it, without having to listen to every track on the album.

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Glasgow’s first start-up school searches for digital entrepreneurs of the future

28/04/2016 News

A Glasgow tech incubator is launching an ambitious start-up school for teens which will give them the chance to pitch their ideas to real life investors.

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Glasgow Science Festival launches bumper programme for 10th birthday

25/04/2016 News

Glasgow Science Festival is celebrating its tenth year of bringing fun, hands-on science events to the people of Glasgow, with a special bumper birthday programme for 2016.

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Girls are more afraid of mathematics than boys in 80% of countries

25/04/2016 News

Girls are more afraid of mathematics than boys, especially in more developed and gender-equal countries, according to a new worldwide study.

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News

   

Stroke is largely preventable, with hypertension confirmed as biggest risk factor, according to global study

Ten potentially modifiable risk factors account for 90% of strokes worldwide, but regional variation...

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Strathclyde mathematician wins prize for research into speeding up stroke diagnosis

A mathematician at the University of Strathclyde has shared in a prestigious prize for research into...

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GCU’s next generation of construction leaders win CIOB challenge in Hong Kong

A team of Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) engineering students have defended the University’s ...

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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

   

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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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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Mugstock Festival

Boutique festival organised on a not-for-profit basis, featuring music, food, drink, theatre, art, c...

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