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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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Could pollution be main contributor to antibiotic resistance?

16/06/2016 News

Pollution could be a major contributor to the development of antibiotic resistant bacteria, with a new study looking at the role waterways play in their evolution.

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Dawn of new age of astronomy as scientists confirm second detection of gravitational waves

16/06/2016 News

An international team of scientists has confirmed the detection of a second instance of two black holes colliding, firmly opening the door to a new age of gravitational astronomy.

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Research group awarded £1.35m to install FIB microscope – “a Swiss army penknife for the nanoworld”

16/06/2016 News

The University of Glasgow’s Materials and Condensed Matter Physics research group has been awarded £1.35m from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) to install a state-of-the-art Focused Ion Beam (FIB) microscope.

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Queen's Birthday Honours for University of Glasgow academics

13/06/2016 News

A Damehood and an OBE award have been conferred on senior University of Glasgow academics.

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Medallions on display at Space School after 60 million-mile trip

13/06/2016 News

A pair of medallions which travelled nearly 60 million miles in space will be on display at the University of Strathclyde’s Scottish Space School this month.

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British-born NASA astronaut launches space school at UWS

10/06/2016 News

British-born NASA astronaut Michael Foale joined 200 young people at the launch of a unique space school being held in UWS from 6-10 June 2016.

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News

   

GCU to host Conference of the Global Network of WHO Collaborating Centres for Nursing and Midwifery

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is to host a midwifery and nursing conference for global healthc...

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Researchers contribute to first daily movement guidelines for children’s health

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) research into the relationships between sleep, physical activity...

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£4.5m ‘Lab in a bubble’ project could improve cancer care

A £4.5million University of Strathclyde project to produce bubble-sized ‘laboratories’ could bo...

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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

   

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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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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Adventures in Space

An exhibition curated by David Reat all about the architecture of science fiction....

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