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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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Strathclyde energy tech spinout receives £2.1m investment

21/05/2019 News

An energy technology company spun out from the University of Strathclyde has received investment worth a total of £2.1 million to support its expansion.

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Gravitational waves pioneer to speak at Question of Science dinner

21/05/2019 News

Glasgow Science Centre's annual Question of Science event will feature an incredible speaker along with a spectacular meal, a competitive quiz and huge amounts of entertainment for an evening not to be missed.

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Glasgow researchers develop new method to speed up drug development

21/05/2019 News

A new method developed by researchers from the University of Glasgow and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee simplifies the search for protein receptor complexes, which will speed up the development of drugs.

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University of Glasgow to host new public engagement award with Scottish focus

21/05/2019 News

Wellcome has awarded up to £500,000 towards a funding pilot coordinated through the Scottish Public Engagement Network (ScotPEN).

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Glasgow fintech disruptor gets funding boost to help change the face of ethical banking

20/05/2019 News

Fintech disruptor Soar aims to change the face of ethical banking following the award of a £450,000 Research and Development (R&D) grant from Scottish Enterprise.

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£60m low interest loan funding for Scottish universities announced

20/05/2019 News

Scottish universities are being invited to take advantage of up to £60 million of low interest loan funding for capital upgrades and projects, aimed at improving student experiences or carbon footprint reduction.

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News

   

Glasgow researchers harness AI to combat colon cancer

University of Glasgow engineers have shown that it is technically possible to use an AI system to gu...

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GCU helps Africa's future leaders

Africa's next generation of future leaders could be among the first students to graduate with degree...

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GCU's world-leading Centre for Climate Justice praised by First Minister

Scotland’s First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon MSP, has described the Centre for Climate Justice at Gl...

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Blog

   

Women in STEM: Your point of view – a purposeful study

HR consultant Sara Ferreira shares the story behind Purpose HR's fascinating survey of women in STEM...

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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

   

West End Festival

Taking over the West End of Glasgow, the festival treats the ears to a great musical line-up, tantal...

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T. rex in Town

Step back in time to the Cretaceous period and meet Trix, the first Tyrannosaurus Rex to go on displ...

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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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