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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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Glasgow scientists part of four new gravitational wave detections

04/12/2018 News

Physicists at the Universities of Glasgow and Strathclyde are closing out 2018 with the publication of a wealth of new gravitational wave data collected during the first two observing runs of the LIGO and Virgo detectors.

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Glasgow software company wins AI for Accessibilty Grant from Microsoft

03/12/2018 News

Glasgow company Present Pal, which develops presentation software to improve public speaking, has been named as one of the first grantees in the AI for Accessbility programme.

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Data research centre awarded £5m funding

03/12/2018 News

The Urban Big Data Centre at the University of Glasgow has been awarded £5 million to continue its pioneering work promoting the use of big data and innovative methods to improve social, economic and environmental well-being in cities.

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Professor honoured with fellowship for pioneering work

03/12/2018 News

A Strathclyde academic has been elevated to the fellowship of the prestigious Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) for 2019.

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‘Chemputer’ promises app-controlled revolution for drug production

30/11/2018 News

A radical new method of producing drug molecules, which uses downloadable blueprints to easily and reliably synthesise organic chemicals via a programmable ‘chemputer’, could be set to democratise the pharmaceutical industry, Glasgow scientists say.

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‘Pint-sized’ Scottish satellites launched to help combat climate change

30/11/2018 News

The Glasgow-built satellites, funded by the UK Space Agency will monitor weather and help combat global climate change.

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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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