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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's profile as 'film-friendly' city grows

13/02/2017 News

Glasgow City Council's Glasgow Film Office (GFO) made a substantial contribution to the local economy in 2016, with £16.38million generated by film, broadcast and advertising productions in the city. This was a significantly higher figure than 2015's £10.22million.

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New skilled jobs created as digital technology specialist expands Glasgow base

10/02/2017 News

Digital technology specialist, Incremental Group has successfully secured £500,000 of Regional Selective Assistance (RSA) support from Scottish Enterprise, helping it to facilitate expansion of the business through the creation of 48 new jobs over the next 12 months.

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Gas imaging makes quantum leap with a single pixel

10/02/2017 News

New technology which could offer the oil and gas industry a cheaper way to visualise methane gas is taking one step closer to becoming commercially available.

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International aphasia research network secures three-year grant funding

10/02/2017 News

The Collaboration of Aphasia Trialists, an international, multidisciplinary network of European researchers in aphasia, a communication disorder, has secured a new three-year grant from the Trustees of The Tavistock Trust for Aphasia.

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Prestigious stroke rehabilitation conference to be hosted at GCU

06/02/2017 News

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is hosting the prestigious European Forum for Research in Rehabilitation, bringing together rehabilitation researchers, practitioners and policy makers to share cutting-edge research and best practice.

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Free science centre workshop experiences for Glasgow school pupils

03/02/2017 News

Thousands of Glasgow primary and secondary pupils are being given the opportunity to take part in free interactive workshops and get hands on with exhibits at the Science Centre over the next few months to help encourage and develop a love of all things STEM.

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News

   

Dragons’ Den-style competition sees MVLS researchers scoop £10K in the Science Den

A team of early career researchers from the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences (CMVLS)...

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Art of Possible: Innovating our Quantum Future

A new event series in the West of Scotland will bring together academics, innovators and entrepreneu...

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Quantum Shorts to show how emerging technology is changing our world

The weird and wonderful quantum world is to be explored in short films being screened at Glasgow Sci...

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Blog

   

The Lighthouse is showing the way for city creatives

Ian Elder, Economic Development Manager for The Lighthouse and Creative Industries looks at the impa...

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Film City’s energetic approach to green issues

Film City Glasgow is the heart and soul of Scotland’s film and television industry. Based at Govan...

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Interface - taking the creative approach to R&D

Might specialist facilities, technologies or a collaborative R&D project help you grow your busi...

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Events

   

Wee Write!

A week-long programme offering over 100 author events, activities and readings for children, familie...

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William Hunter to Damien Hirst: The Dead Teach the Living

Objects and artworks exploring the connections between art and science, including Damien Hirst's Nec...

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French Café Scientifique

Learn more about scientific topics at this event, which is held in French....

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