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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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Real World Employability experience is a winner for students

12/12/2014 News

Students at Glasgow Caledonian University have been gaining an insight into real life work tasks and the chance to improve their employability skills and develop an enterprising attitude in the Real World Employability Competition.

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Breakthrough for biological gels discovery

11/12/2014 News

Scientists at the University of Strathclyde and City University of New York have created methods that dramatically simplify the discovery of biological gels for food, cosmetics and biomedicine, as published in the journal, Nature Chemistry.

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£1 million boost for arts enlightenment in the digital age

08/12/2014 News

What can a clinician learn from a criminologist? Or how can computer programmes be used to interpret Victorian literature?

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Leading scientists to aid search for arthritis cure

05/12/2014 News

Two leading scientists have been appointed to top positions at the University of Glasgow by Arthritis Research UK with the joint aim of furthering the charity’s ambition to cure arthritis.

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Seeing isn’t always believing

04/12/2014 News

A short film that explains the phenomenon known as “the McGurk Effect” has been named the winner of the inaugural Glasgow City of Science, 60 Second Science: Mobile Movie Competition.

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Glasgow’s Young Jury helps decide Europe’s Best Science TV Documentary

04/12/2014 News

The European Science TV and New Media Awards 2014 were handed out at a ceremony in Lisbon, Portugal on Friday, 28th November. They included, for the first time, a prize for best Science TV Documentary as judged by a European teenage jury made up from participants from Glasgow, Copenhagen and Lisbon.

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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...

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Strathclyde research finds microplastics in remote mountainous region

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

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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 ...

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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

   

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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