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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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Chief scientist visits UWS

25/02/2019 News

The Chief Scientific Adviser for Scotland has visited the University of the West of Scotland Paisley Campus to deliver a lecture and attend the university's Super Science Festival.

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Scotland to host 2022 World Forum for foreign direct investment

25/02/2019 News

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced that Scotland has been successful in its bid to host the 2022 World Forum for Foreign Direct Investment.

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'Origami' device offers affordable malaria diagnoses

25/02/2019 News

Simple folded sheets of waxed paper could help bring affordable, reliable field tests for diseases such as malaria to remote parts of the developing world, scientists say.

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Clinical innovation zone shortlisted for prestigious UK innovation award

18/02/2019 News

The University of Glasgow’s Clinical Innovation Zone (CIZ) has been shortlisted for a UK Science Park (UKSPA) Awards 2019 in the ‘location - setting the pace’ category, a recognition reflective of the economic growth benefits for Glasgow and future health innovation for the people of Scotland and beyond.

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CAN DO Fund offers 100% funding for innovation projects

18/02/2019 News

Do you have a problem that you can’t find or buy a solution for? A challenge that is hindering the quality of a service you deliver or your ability to meet policy objectives?

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Glasgow astrophysicists welcome funding boost

18/02/2019 News

Researchers from the Universities of Glasgow and Strathclyde are celebrating the announcement of tens of millions of dollars in new funding to advance the science of gravitational wave astrophysics.

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News

   

Glasgow Kelvin College and Indian partners create apprenticeships for people with additional support needs

Glasgow Kelvin College has welcomed a delegation of partners from India and announced plans to devel...

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IBioIC leads successful bid to boost Scotland’s ‘bio-revolution’

Ambitious plans to boost the economic impact of Scotland’s burgeoning industrial biotechnology sec...

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Ground-breaking pancreatic cancer trial reaches patient milestone

A ground-breaking pancreatic cancer trial, which aims to match patients with more targeted and effec...

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Blog

   

Your guide to all the STEM events at Aye Write! 2019

Explore what’s on offer at Glasgow’s book festival this March. ...

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You might not know it yet, but industrial biotechnology is vital to our future

Roger Kilburn, CEO of the Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre, explains how IB is changing th...

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Equality Through Innovation: The Comedian

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

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Events

   

Aye Write! Glasgow's Book Festival

Aye Write! remains committed to celebrating Scottish and international writers and writing. The 2019...

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Bhutan in the Footsteps of George Sherriff

A fabulous exhibition of Sherriff's plant expedition trips to Bhutan in the 1930s and 1940s where he...

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Wildlife Citizen Science

A talk on conservation surveys and bioblitzes. ...

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