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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.

Simply send us your news updates, images and/or videos and we’ll share them here. 

We've rebranded

17/03/2017 News

We are excited to announce that we have rebranded to Glasgow City of Science and Innovation to better reflect our range of programmes we delivery and partners that we support.

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Researchers study mindfulness for beating anxiety and depression after stroke

17/03/2017 News

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) researchers are investigating how a mindfulness course, a form of meditation focused on being more aware of the present moment, may be adapted to help beat anxiety and depression in people who have had a stroke.

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Industry Day at MVLS with official opening of Imaging Centre of Excellence

17/03/2017 News

The University of Glasgow, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences are excited about their forthcoming Industry Day and the official opening of the Imaging Centre of Excellence (ICE) on Wednesday 29th March 2017.

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Scotland’s National Conservatoire Ranked in World Top Three for Performing Arts Education

13/03/2017 News

The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland has been ranked third in the world for performing arts education in a global review by the prestigious QS World Rankings 2017.

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Ayrshire College Is UK's Top Training Partner

13/03/2017 News

Ayrshire College has been named the UK engineering sector’s best training partner.

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Glasgow's space sector blasts off with UK Space Agency support

10/03/2017 News

Entrepreneurs and start-ups in Scotland's burgeoning space sector are set to benefit from a cash injection to support innovation in the heart of 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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