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Living Liebig’s laboratory legacy

25/05/2015 Education and Skills Development

Writing for Glasgow City of Science this time around is Kirsty Martin. Chemist, Justus von Liebig starts-off a series of posts over the coming months on important figures in science down the years and how they've impacted on our work today: "Whose Shoulders Are These Anyway?"

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Dissecting futures: Rosannah Jackson’s Anatomy STEM Club

11/05/2015 Education and Skills Development

STEM Ambassador, Rosannah Jackson is inspiring future generations of scientists with an Anatomy STEM Club at Boclair Academy.

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Asteroids and Space Debris – Space for Education

20/04/2015 Education and Skills Development

Peter McGinty from the department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Strathclyde talks about Stardust.

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Skills legacy for community through reCYCLE project

03/11/2014 Education and Skills Development

reCYCLE is an innovative collaboration project in the city that takes unwanted bicycles, refurbishes them if required and donates them to young Glaswegians who need them, helping them learn new skills or providing an affordable mode of transport for job interviews or college.

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Glasgow’s living classrooms

11/09/2014 Education and Skills Development

Joanne Dempster, OPAL Community Scientist for the Open Air Laboratories Project writes on the Glasgow City of Science blog about the great opportunities for schools to get outside and explore Glasgow's living classrooms.

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Use your network

16/06/2014 Education and Skills Development

Ken Whipp, an Enabler from Entrepreneurial-Spark asks, "Who really challenges us to take a serious look at ourselves?"

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News

   

Glasgow SME wins prestigious physics startup prize

Novosound, the fast-growing Scottish SME and developer of a ground-breaking technique to mass-manufa...

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Study reveals dementia risk in former professional footballers

A landmark study led by the University of Glasgow has revealed the first major insights into lifelon...

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Strathclyde quantum technology partnership secures £4.6m

A University of Strathclyde-led quantum technology partnership, which is aiming to develop some of t...

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Blog

   

Grounds to create global change

To mark International Zero Waste Week Scott Kennedy, co-founder of Revive Eco and member of Industri...

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Learning to fuel the growth of a more sustainable world

Rachel Clark from the Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre (IBioIC) encourages students into s...

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Glasgow City Region – a new European City Region of Innovation

Glasgow City Region is emerging as a new European City Region of Innovation. Kevin Rush, Director of...

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Events

   

Apollo 11

Documentary marking the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing with never-before-seen footage an...

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Science Lates: Fright Night

Halloween-themed adults-only night, which explores the science of blood and organ dissection. Fancy ...

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Offshore Wind Hackathon

Energy technology hackathon and networking event with a prize pot available. UK-based small business...

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