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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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Leading gaming experts to join forces at GCU

10/03/2017 News

Scotland’s growing gaming industry will take centre stage at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) on 15 March when the University, Creative Scotland and BAFTA Scotland come together to host an event showcasing Games in Scotland, as part of BBC Scotland’s Digital Cities initiative.

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Suffrage Science awards Glasgow Uni physicists

10/03/2017 News

A pair of University of Glasgow physicists have become the latest recipients of awards which recognise the achievements of women in science.

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CRUK Glasgow Centre becomes our latest partner

06/03/2017 News

Cancer Research UK's Glasgow Centre (CRUK Glasgow Centre) has become the latest organisation to sign-up to the Glasgow City of Science and Innovation initiative.

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Primary pupils jet into Ayrshire College

06/03/2017 News

Ayrshire College recently welcomed Primary 6 pupils from Forehill Primary School to its Aeronautical Engineering Training Centre in Ayr.

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Prof Tessa Holyoake recognised for ground-breaking research into CML

06/03/2017 News

Prof Tessa Holyoake, Professor of Experimental Haematology at the University of Glasgow’s Paul O'Gorman Leukaemia Research Centre, has been awarded the prestigious Rowley Prize by the International CML Foundation (iCMLf).

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Hundreds of New Staff and Hi-tech Bins to Help Clean Up City

06/03/2017 News

Hundreds of new cleansing staff and hi-tech smart bins which automatically report when they need emptying are being deployed in Glasgow.

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News

   

Solar-powered skin opens new possibilities for prosthetics

A new way of harnessing the sun’s rays to power ‘synthetic skin’ could help to create advanced...

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Glasgow scientists set to lead new era in pancreatic cancer treatment

University of Glasgow scientists are set to receive up to £8 million from Cancer Research UK to lea...

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Academics join fight to combat deadly tropical disease

Mathematicians at the University of Strathclyde are modelling the impact of an innovative mosquito-t...

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Blog

   

Partnering approach is paying dividends for Glasgow businesses

Perceptions of the digital industry as an insular environment are wide of the mark. Will Craig, foun...

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Why figures for women in the digital sector don’t add up

Women make up just 18% of Scotland’s tech workforce. We take a look below at what can be done to e...

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Using innovation to develop staff skills

The creative industries are heavily dependent on the skills and visionary mindset of the people they...

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Events

   

Glasgow Internet of Things

We are trying to crystallise entrepreneurial activity in the area of internet enabled communications...

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Scotland Data Science & Technology Meetup

This is a group for anyone interested in Data Science, Big Data, Analytics and Technology trends. We...

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NGS Glasgow Conference & Workshop

A conference that looks at Next Generation Sequencing tools to understand human disease....

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