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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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GCOSI board chair receives CBE

01/11/2019 News

Stuart Patrick, Glasgow City of Science and Innovation board chair and Glasgow Chamber of Commerce chief executive, and Gillian Docherty, The Data Lab CEO, and received honours for their services to Glasgow’s business community.

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New hydrogen production method could support sustainable fuel creation

01/11/2019 News

A new method of extracting hydrogen from water more efficiently could help underpin the capture of renewable energy in the form of sustainable fuel, scientists say.

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AFRC and Siemens agree partnership to accelerate rise of smart factories

01/11/2019 News

The University of Strathclyde’s Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC) has agreed a Tier One Partnership with global technology giant Siemens, aiming to stimulate the uptake of digital technologies within the manufacturing industry and support the factories of the future across Scotland.

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Pilot programme to encourage young people to consider entrepreneurship as career

01/11/2019 News

Unlocking Ambition and Young Enterprise Scotland’s Bridge 2 Business programme have teamed up to launch ‘Unlocking Young Ambition’ that will give 30 college students the opportunity to meet and be personally mentored by a successful Scottish entrepreneur.

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University of Glasgow awarded funding to establish Gaelic immersion year

01/11/2019 News

The University of Glasgow has been awarded £455,000 to establish a new Gaelic language immersion year to provide an intensive language learning experience for students and adult learners.

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Cyber security lab launches at GCU

28/10/2019 News

A state-of-the-art lab that allows students to experience and combat ‘real-life’ cyber-attacks has been unveiled at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU). 

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News

   

Scientists make vampire bats ‘glow’ to simulate vaccine spread

Scientists have used ‘glowing’ fluorescent gel to estimate the potential effectiveness of spread...

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Early bird registration open for IBioIC annual conference

IBioIC's 6th annual conference will take place in Glasgow on February 5 and 6, 2020. ...

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Landmark drug trial could revolutionise treatment for type 1 diabetes

University of Glasgow researchers are eagerly anticipating the initiation of a pioneering new global...

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Blog

   

Game of Drones: A Song of Boats and LiDAR

Drones in the sky, drones in the sea, drones on land. Could drones be doing more for you? At Art of ...

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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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Events

   

Arika -- Episode 10: A Means Without End

Complex ways of understanding our complex times. Maths & Poetics. Gesture & Physics. Collect...

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Data Analytics for Manufacturing

An informative workshop on data analysis....

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Graphic Design Festival Scotland

The Graphic Design Festival Scotland aims to inspire young designers through active engagement, all ...

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