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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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University of Glasgow hosts largest ever historical table top war game

20/06/2019 News

The University of Glasgow hosted the world’s biggest ever historical table top war game, replaying the Battle of Waterloo with more than 22,000 miniature soldiers.

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Ayrshire College encouraging girls into engineering

20/06/2019 News

Over 150 S1 and S2 pupils from Ayrshire secondary schools have taken part in a taster day at Ayrshire College, designed to inspire them into pursuing a career in engineering.

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Project to create Scotland's Smartest Factory seeks research expertise

18/06/2019 News

An ambitious partnership to create one of Scotland’s Smartest Factories is seeking two Research Engineers to help deliver the project over the next three years.

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Consortium awarded extra funding to create £9m offshore renewables hub

18/06/2019 News

A national consortium which has the University of Strathclyde as a core member has been awarded an additional £4 million funding to cement the UK’s position as a global leader in offshore renewable energy (ORE) innovation and research.

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Scottish EDGE Round 14 awards over £1m to ground-breaking Scottish start-up businesses

17/06/2019 News

The winners of Scottish EDGE Round 14 have been announced with designer sustainable wooden bag manufacturer, Rocio, taking the inaugural Circular Economy EDGE Award.

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Join the Scottish Space Incubator programme

17/06/2019 News

The Scottish Space Incubator, run in partnership between The Scottish Centre of Excellence in Satellite Applications (SoXSA) and Tontine is targeted at companies using space technology that have large growth potential. 

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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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