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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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Out of this world adventure at Glasgow Science Centre

02/10/2014 News

Take a giant leap to Glasgow Science Centre and have an out of this world adventure as they invite you to celebrate all things celestial to mark World Space Week (4th-10th of October).

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Getting rid of rabies 'can be done'

02/10/2014 News

Rabies could be eliminated if governments, communities and health organisations work together say scientists writing in the journal, Science.

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Future Glasgow hubs to tackle tech trepidation

26/09/2014 News

Interactive hubs packed with films, apps and pioneering technology from Future City Glasgow are popping up around the city to demonstrate how technology can improve lives.

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Vocational college to engineer an alternative path to success

25/09/2014 News

Plans have been unveiled to open a new £1.5 million college on the southside of Glasgow that will take disengaged 14 to 16 year olds and give them the opportunity to follow an alternate academic path towards a successful trade.

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City universities rated top 10 in Scotland

25/09/2014 News

Three universities in Glasgow have been rated amongst the 10 top universities in Scotland according to The Times and Sunday Times University Guide 2015.

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Benefits of using statins outweigh risks

25/09/2014 News

Researchers have shown that whilst cholesterol-lowering drugs, statins, increase the risk of weight gain and modestly increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, they should still be prescribed for cardiovascular patients.

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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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