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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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Nanofabrication expert wins prestigious physics award

16/10/2014 News

A physicist based at the University of Glasgow has joined the ranks of some of the world's most celebrated scientists in being honoured with a rare award.

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2020 Congress of the International Academy of Pathology is Glasgow-bound

16/10/2014 News

Some 3,000 delegates from across the globe will travel to Glasgow in 2020 for the Congress for the International Academy of Pathology after the city won its bid to host one of the world's most prestigious conferences.

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Water for ALL project to build sustainable access to water in Malawi and Zambia

10/10/2014 News

Glasgow Caledonian University’s Centre for Climate Justice has been awarded funding from the Scottish Government’s Climate Justice Fund for a new project to improve access to water among the poorest and most vulnerable groups in Malawi and Zambia.

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Faster production of Bluetongue vaccine could save millions

10/10/2014 News

An effective vaccine for the devastating animal disease caused by Bluetongue virus (BTV) can be produced more quickly in a method outlined by scientists from the University of Glasgow writing, in collaboration with Merial Animal Health, in the Journal of Virology.

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Study shows sunshine and nitrate-rich foods improve athletic performance

10/10/2014 News

A study undertaken at the University of the West of Scotland has revealed that exposure to sunlight combined with the consumption of nitrate-rich foods significantly boost exercise performance.

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Major funding to boost eye imaging technology

06/10/2014 News

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde together with a leading Scottish medical technology company and two Universities have been awarded major funding for research into a new technology that could detect early visual loss in people with long-term conditions.

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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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