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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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Study finds alcohol makes witnesses of crime less suggestible to misinformation

03/03/2017 News

Researchers from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) and London South Bank University have found that alcohol consumed after observing a crime can actually make a person’s eyewitness account more reliable.

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Data-focused festival to showcase Scottish innovation

03/03/2017 News

A week-long festival of data innovation events will take place across Scotland between the 20th and 24th March 2017.

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

24/02/2017 News

A team of early career researchers from the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences (CMVLS), University of Glasgow have scooped £10K at the college’s Science Den competition, held at Glasgow Science Centre on February 16.

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Art of Possible: Innovating our Quantum Future

17/02/2017 News

A new event series in the West of Scotland will bring together academics, innovators and entrepreneurs from across the STEM and creative industries community to discover the new revolutions in emerging and enabling Technologies.

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Quantum Shorts to show how emerging technology is changing our world

17/02/2017 News

The weird and wonderful quantum world is to be explored in short films being screened at Glasgow Science Centre as part of the 5th international Quantum Shorts film festival.

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Pre-registration open for Venturefest Scotland 2017

17/02/2017 News

Scotland’s business innovation and growth summit, Venturefest Scotland, returns to the Glasgow Science Centre on Wednesday 20 September 2017.

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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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