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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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Project to prepare for increase in electric vehicles

17/12/2018 News

City of Glasgow College has partnered with Brite Technical Services to develop prototype electric vehicle charge points for future housing within the UK.

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Glasgow experts appointed to Scottish Science Advisory Council

17/12/2018 News

Professor Dame Anna Dominiczak, University of Glasgow vice principal and head of the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, and Dr Caroline Cantley, executive director of the Scottish Research Partnership in Engineering (SRPe), have both been appointed to the Scottish Science Advisory Council.

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Researchers to study impact of loss of darkness on wildlife with £1.4m grant

17/12/2018 News

A team of researchers at the University of Glasgow have been awarded a grant of over £1 million to study the impact of the loss of darkness on animals that are subjected to the increased light at night that occurs in urban areas throughout the world.

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Computer game developed by GCU students played at UN climate summit

17/12/2018 News

Delegates at the United Nations COP24 global climate change negotiations in Poland were invited to play a computer game developed by students from Glasgow Caledonian University.

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University of Strathclyde's Wolfson Building set for £15.5m refurbishment

17/12/2018 News

Work is set to start on a £15.5 million transformation of the Wolfson Building as part of the University of Strathclyde’s wider £750 million investment in its campus redevelopment.

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Scottish EDGE awards record £1.8m to startups

11/12/2018 News

Following a £1 million funding increase from Scottish Enterprise, Scottish EDGE has awarded 24 winners a share of the almost £2 million prize pot at the Round 13 final.

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News

   

Strathclyde to lead £20m programme to tackle threats to the world's oceans

The University of Strathclyde is to lead an ambitious £20 million programme – the UKRI GCRF One O...

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Aye Write! reveals 2019 programme

Aye Write! Glasgow’s Book Festival is back in 2019 with its biggest ever line-up of authors, newly...

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Scotland’s largest social landlord generates £2bn for economy

The complete transformation of social housing in Scotland’s largest city under Glasgow Housing Ass...

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Blog

   

Equality Through Innovation: The Comedian

Anna Devitt is using the power of comedy to help disadvantaged young people in Scotland. ...

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Equality Through Innovation: The Diversifier

Pheona Matovu spent years in immigration limbo and is now helping companies to innovate by fostering...

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Optimisation and Uncertainty Quantification: Two Questions for Teachers

In an expanding world with limited resources and increasing complexity, optimisation and computation...

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Events

   

Workplace Innovation ? Creating the right working environment

Learn how to increase productivity in the workplace. ...

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Dippy on Tour: A Natural History Adventure

Following his visits to Dorchester, Birmingham, Belfast and Glasgow, the Natural History Museum's fa...

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Microbial Makeover's LAB-Work: Lactofermentation in Practice

Lactic acid bacteria workshop with an expert teacher. ...

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