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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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New funding for migrant and refugee skills recognition hub

18/04/2019 News

A pilot project, led by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU), to formally recognise the skills and qualifications of migrants and refugees is to be expanded after securing £130,000 worth of Scottish Government funding.

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Strathclyde research finds microplastics in remote mountainous region

16/04/2019 News

Researchers have found microplastics blown by wind into a remote region of the Pyrenees mountain range.

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Glasgow study reveals how gut bacteria work to keep us healthy

16/04/2019 News

An international team of scientists, led by the University of Glasgow, have announced a new advance in our understanding of how bacteria in our gut can provide positive health benefits.

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Trix the T. rex arrives in Glasgow

15/04/2019 News

After a road and ferry journey which took her across Europe, Trix the T. rex has arrived in Scotland.

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New online course to support unaccompanied and separated children

15/04/2019 News

The University of Strathclyde has worked with 16 leading international humanitarian agencies to offer a new online course dedicated to responding to the needs and rights of unaccompanied child refugees.

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Glasgow named second top tech city in the UK outside of London

15/04/2019 News

A major new report asserts Scotland’s strengths as a leading technology sector destination, with Glasgow and Edinburgh ranked second and third in the UK outside London.

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News

   

New funding for migrant and refugee skills recognition hub

A pilot project, led by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU), to formally recognise the skills and qu...

Read more...


Strathclyde research finds microplastics in remote mountainous region

Researchers have found microplastics blown by wind into a remote region of the Pyrenees mountain ran...

Read more...


Glasgow study reveals how gut bacteria work to keep us healthy

An international team of scientists, led by the University of Glasgow, have announced a new advance ...

Read more...

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

   

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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T. rex in Town

Step back in time to the Cretaceous period and meet Trix, the first Tyrannosaurus Rex to go on displ...

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Workplace Innovation ? Applying flexible and productive practices

Business workshops. ...

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