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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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LUCI lighting conference to feature a bright series of events in Glasgow

26/10/2015 News

The LUCI (Lighting Urban Community International) City Under the Microscope conference takes place in Glasgow between 11 – 15 November.

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Glasgow City of Science rolls out red carpet for Awards Event

13/10/2015 News

 Glasgow City of Science and GMAC Film have partnered to develop SCI SHORTS, an innovative science film festival, supported by Creative Clyde and People Make Glasgow. Next week this activity will culminate in a prestigious red carpet Showcase and Awards Event in Cineworld IMAX, at Glasgow Science Centre, with tickets open to the public.

Jenny's Diary - unique dementia learning resource from UWS

08/10/2015 News

University of the West of Scotland (UWS) has officially launched a new resource which will provide an invaluable tool for families and practitioners to help people with a learning disability understand their diagnosis of dementia.

Glasgow University researchers uncover visual brain imaging layer

05/10/2015 News

Neuroscientists have gained new insight into how the brain perceives the world by using high resolution high field MRI to study activity in different layers of the visual cortex in great detail.

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Historic John Logie Baird collection saved

01/10/2015 News

The world’s oldest surviving transmission recording made by television pioneer John Logie Baird has been saved by the University of Glasgow.

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Quantum Technology Fellowship for leading University researcher

01/10/2015 News

The University of Glasgow’s Professor Douglas Paul has been announced as one of a series of leading researchers who will share in a £12 million investment from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

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News

   

Researchers discover new way to screen for cancer-killing drugs

A technique called “mito-priming” is the latest method to be developed by researchers in the fig...

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City of Glasgow College to promote gender equality

City of Glasgow College has been awarded a prestigious contract to promote gender equality in the en...

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Public lecture on delivering entrepreneurship education in the 21st century

Professor Robert Smith, University of the West of Scotland’s Professor of Enterprise and Innovatio...

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Blog

   

Aye Write! STEAMMS ahead with book festival

Aye Write! - Glasgow's annual book festival is back for 2016 with a stellar line up of top literary ...

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Scottish Engineering Special Leaders Awards - Part 4

If you could be an engineer in Scotland – what would you do? Join the thousands of children alread...

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Scottish Engineering Special Leaders Awards - Part 3

Part 3 of a series of vlogs about this exciting STEM competition for school pupils hears how enginee...

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Events

   

Glasgow Skeptics

A biweekly event where speakers expound on science, pseudoscience, politics and policy to increase p...

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The Kangaroo and the Moose

A collaboration between the Hunterian and Royal Museums Greenwich, The Horniman, The Grant Museum of...

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How Will We Power the UK in the Future?

Talk from Professor Sir Mark Walport on Britain and how it produces and consumes energy....

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