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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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Engineering video games and beyond

09/04/2015 News

School students looking to spark a career in software engineering and games development can discover how computer games technology is increasingly also being used in other areas, such as Hollywood movies, medical research and environmental planning in an event organised by IESIS this June.

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Genetics workshop to give school students cutting edge insight

09/04/2015 News

Students in S5 and S6 are being offered the chance to participate in a one day interactive and inspirational workshop with practising geneticists during the major, European Society for Human Genetics Conference being held in Glasgow this June.

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Six Glasgow University scientists win prestigious awards

02/04/2015 News

The Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE) has chosen a total of eight 2015 Prizewinners in recognition of their outstanding academic talent, six of whom are based at the University of Glasgow.

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Music and alcohol: a potent mix in Glasgow nightlife

02/04/2015 News

Few live performance venues are not licensed to sell alcohol, and few performers have ever played to a completely sober audience. This is the experience of many live artists according to a new study by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU), which found the relationship between live entertainment and drinking to be deeply embedded in the Glasgow nightlife scene.

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Two day conference to 'supercharge innovation engine'

27/03/2015 News

Working with Academics, NHS Scotland, Blue Chip Corporates, Pharma and Industry partners, BioCity Scotland is creating an ecosystem to facilitate collaborative working and Entrepreneurship; ‘The Innovation Hub’.

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Scots who changed the world

27/03/2015 News

Glasgow City of Science were proud to provide contributors from the City of Science network to recent BBC School Radio programmes linked to 'The Scots that Changed the World' Series.

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News

   

Higher education establishments revel in inaugural Scottish awards

The inaugural Herald Higher Education Awards have taken place in association with the University of ...

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Young people to go digital with green issues at 'VentureJam'

Think you could change attitudes to climate change? Got a great idea to go green using digital techn...

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Double celebration for award-winning Strathclyde student

A University of Strathclyde student is enjoying a double celebration after graduating and winning a ...

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Blog

   

What’s In Your DNA, Friedich Miescher?

The second in series of posts from Kirsty Martin on "Who's Shoulders Are These Anyway?" takes a clos...

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Glasgow’s Green Year 2015; Biodiversity July!

Biodiversity in abundance this July, writes the team at Green Glasgow, with lot's of great opportuni...

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A year in OPAL Scotland

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

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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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International Congress of Phonetic Sciences

The latest International Congress of Phonetic Sciences is here, and it covers everything from speech...

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Track the Epidemic: The Tree Health Survey

Learn about tree diseases and how to monitor tree health in your area....

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