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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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School pupils graduate Strathclyde summer school

11/08/2014 News

Nearly 350 S4 to S6 school pupils from Scotland have become the latest to graduate from a week long summer school programme at University of Strathclyde focused on the subject they'd like to pursue academically.

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Ask an astronaut competition

08/08/2014 News

Have you ever wondered what it is like to live in space? The 'Ask an Astronaut' competition gave young people across Glasgow and the West of Scotland a chance to ask that burning question to an astronaut currently orbiting 330 km above the earth on board the International Space Station.

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Apples provide a nourishing Games legacy for nurseries

07/08/2014 News

40 nursery schools across Glasgow are to receive a fruitful legacy from The Games thanks to the 'Apples For All' project.

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Functional Fitness MOT tool well exercised

07/08/2014 News

A fitness tool developed at Glasgow Caledonian University to ensure professionals follow physical activity guidelines for older adults is now being used by hundreds of exercise and fitness professionals already after it's launch this year.

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Glasgow pupils celebrate exam results

05/08/2014 News

Over 140,000 school pupils across Glasgow and Scotland have been waking up to their Nationals, Highers and Advanced Highers exam results this morning.

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Glasgow hospital ward trials anti-superbug light

01/08/2014 News

A Glasgow hospital has become the first in the world to use a lighting system in a ward to combat the threat of superbugs.

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News

   

Strathclyde co-leads new centre for maritime innovation and technology

The University of Strathclyde is co-leading a new national centre for maritime innovation and techno...

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AFRC in €4.25m project to help 1,300 SMEs revolutionise machining processes

The University of Strathclyde’s Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC) is the UK spoke in a North...

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Royal Society Research Fellowship for Strathclyde physicist

A physics researcher at the University of Strathclyde has received a prestigious award from the Roya...

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Blog

   

Women in STEM: Your point of view – a purposeful study

HR consultant Sara Ferreira-Jeffries shares the story behind Purpose HR's fascinating survey of wome...

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The Scottish Government’s ambitious climate change targets will boost our bioeconomy

Ian Archer, technical director at the Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre, explains why the c...

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Artificial intelligence and 3D-printed organs: Art of Possible investigates the future of healthcare

Thanks to Scottish innovation, the future of healthcare could involve using 3D-printed organs for tr...

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Events

   

Moon50 Landing Party

Family party in celebration of the moon landing's 50th anniversary, with plenty of space-themed acti...

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Apollo 11

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

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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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