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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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Glasgow-led arthritis research centre receives £2m funding

27/08/2019 News

A national centre researching inflammatory arthritis will receive continued funding of nearly £2 million over five years from Versus Arthritis.

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Cancer research institute to open to the public for a night

26/08/2019 News

The Beatson Institute open evening will give the public the chance hear about the very latest in cancer research in Glasgow, funded by Cancer Research UK.

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UWS launches Knowledge Transfer Partnerships Centre

26/08/2019 News

The University of the West of Scotland (UWS) has launched a dedicated Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP) Centre following the success of its KTP programme; a first of its kind in Scotland.

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MoSSFest returns for 2019 with more science fun

26/08/2019 News

The Middle of Scotland Science festival (MoSSFest) is returning to Mugdock Country Park in October.

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Fraunhofer president honoured with Strathclyde Medal

26/08/2019 News

The president of Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Europe’s leading application-oriented research organisation, has been presented with a University of Strathclyde medal.

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Strategy for Scotland to be 5G leader unveiled

26/08/2019 News

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has unveiled a new plan that will put Scotland at the forefront of the 5G technological revolution.

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News

   

Scientists discover novel viruses carried by the Scottish midge

Scotland’s biting midge population carries previously-unknown viruses, according to new research. ...

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Glasgow makes top six cities in European Capital of Innovation competition

Glasgow has been named as one of six finalists in the European Capital of Innovation competition, a ...

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Glasgow student helping to empower Africa’s young scientists

A University of Glasgow student is using maths and computing skills to train young scientists in Afr...

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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

   

Explorathon: Glasgow Skeptics -- Precision Medicine

Glasgow Skeptics present an exciting talk to discuss the medicinal developments in the field of rheu...

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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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International Space Station Flight Control

When astronauts call Earth, Andrea Boyd answers. Stationed at the European Astronaut Centre in Colog...

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