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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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Rethinking - Learning from Nature

11/05/2015 News

The Goethe-Institut in partnership with Glasgow City of Science is pleased to bring the scientific exhibition, 'Rethinking – Learning from Nature' ('Umdenken - von der Natur lernen') to Glasgow Science Centre later this month (26th May to 9th June 2015).

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Strathclyde student wins UK-wide award for energy innovation

11/05/2015 News

A University of Strathclyde student has won a UK-wide award for an innovative project aimed at balancing supply of – and demand for – renewable energy.

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‘Leg Bank’ hope for changing amputees’ lives

11/05/2015 News

A ‘leg bank’ – providing life-changing prostheses to low-income people who have lost limbs – is being developed by a team including University of Strathclyde researchers.

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GCU celebrates research success

11/05/2015 News

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) will host its Research Day 2015, a celebration of the University’s research activities, on Friday, June 5 at its central Glasgow campus.

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International conference to hail Glasgow as leading city-region on climate change adaptation

11/05/2015 News

Glasgow has won a bid to host the 3rd European Climate Change Adaptation Conference (ECCA) in 2017.

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Scotland's forgotten Einstein - James Clerk Maxwell

07/05/2015 News

Contributors from the Glasgow City of Science network are being heard on the BBC World Service in a programme highlighting the work of Scotland's forgotten Einstein - James Clerk Maxwell.

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News

   

Images of Research – Announcing the 2015 Competition Winner

Come along to celebrate the Images of Research competition during Glasgow Science Festival and disco...

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Discover, enjoy and help protect your local environment

How healthy are the trees in your neighbourhood? Is the elusive tortoise shell butterfly a regular v...

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Seals threaten Scottish cod stock recovery

Predatory seals are constraining the recovery of cod stocks in Scottish West coast waters, research ...

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Blog

   

Living Liebig’s laboratory legacy

Writing for Glasgow City of Science this time around is Kirsty Martin. Chemist, Justus von Liebig st...

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Dissecting futures: Rosannah Jackson’s Anatomy STEM Club

STEM Ambassador, Rosannah Jackson is inspiring future generations of scientists with an Anatomy STEM...

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Peek – The Portable Eye Examination Kit

Throughout the world, almost 40 million people are blind. Yet, 80% of blindness is avoidable! And mo...

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Events

   

Junior Nature Club: No Parents Required

A Ranger Service led event on 'The Planets'. Find out why Pluto is so cold and Saturn has hula hoops...

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V&A Museum of Design Dundee: Design in Motion

V&A Museum of Design Dundee goes on the road with the Travelling Gallery in this major touring e...

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Glasgow Café Scientifique

Explore the latest ideas in science and technology, outside a traditional academic context, at this ...

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