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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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City Chambers buzz to the sound of 120,000 bees

28/08/2014 News

120,000 honeybees have a new home on the roof of the iconic Glasgow City Chambers as part of plans for Green Year 2015.

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Your questions answered – by an astronaut and Scotland’s most exciting researchers

25/08/2014 News

Explorathon promises to be a night of reaching to the stars – almost literally – and hearing the latest blue-skies thinking from some of the most inspiring researchers in Glasgow.

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From sunlight to low cost electricity

25/08/2014 News

Researchers from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) have developed a novel optical concentrator which, at a cost of just £1 each, can be used in windows to capture energy from the sun to generate electricity and ambient light within the home.

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Blistering achievements from kiltwalkers

22/08/2014 News

In April this year a Science Grrl Glasgow (SGG) team of 12 walked in the Glasgow Kiltwalk.

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Countdown to opening of super college campus in Glasgow

22/08/2014 News

One of Europe’s largest college’s will open in Glasgow in one year from now.

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New facilities set the SCENE for environmental research

22/08/2014 News

A £3m state-of-the-art teaching extension has been unveiled at the Scottish Centre for Ecology and the Natural Environment (SCENE).

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News

   

Real World Employability experience is a winner for students

Students at Glasgow Caledonian University have been gaining an insight into real life work tasks and...

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Breakthrough for biological gels discovery

Scientists at the University of Strathclyde and City University of New York have created methods tha...

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£1 million boost for arts enlightenment in the digital age

What can a clinician learn from a criminologist? Or how can computer programmes be used to interpret...

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Blog

   

Glasgow City of Botanists

In 2015, Science Centres and Botanical gardens across Europe will celebrate local biodiversity. Joan...

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Skills legacy for community through reCYCLE project

reCYCLE is an innovative collaboration project in the city that takes unwanted bicycles, refurbishes...

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Glasgow’s Green Year 2015 – ‘From Steam to Green’

Glasgow is to host its first ever 'themed' year in 2015 - a Green Year. The Green Glasgow team are w...

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Events

   

Adventurers

See and learn about the machines which have been the choice mode of transport for rebels, hellraiser...

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?Mackintosh Architecture

Over 80 architectural drawings, archival material, films and models - many rare or never before exhi...

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The Lost Tomb of Robert the Bruce

See the first 3D digital model reconstruction of the fragmented tomb of Robert the Bruce, who was bu...

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