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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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Award-winning Art of Possible event series expands to Edinburgh

20/05/2019 News

The award-winning Art of Possible event series, co-designed by Glasgow City of Science and Innovation, is heading to Edinburgh for the first time.

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NASA astronaut visiting UWS to mark anniversary of moon landing

20/05/2019 News

Members of the public are being given the unique opportunity to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first manned moon landing with NASA astronaut Dr Michael Foale at a special event hosted by UWS this summer.

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Scottish EDGE reveals Round 14 finalists and first Glasgow final

17/05/2019 News

Scottish EDGE has announced its first dual city final, taking the UK’s largest funding competition to Glasgow for the first time since its inception in 2013.

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Fujitsu innovation hub launches at UWS Paisley

17/05/2019 News

UWS has become the first higher education institution in Scotland to open an Innovation Hub as part of Fujitsu’s dedicated Education Ambassador Programme for Scotland.

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Art of Possible wins Event of the Year award

17/05/2019 News

The Art of Possible event series has won the Event of the Year Award at the Women in Hospitality and Tourism Awards, run by Business Women Scotland.

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Glasgow announces goal to be first 'net zero' city in the UK

15/05/2019 News

ScottishPower and Glasgow City Council have revealed a bold new vision to transform Glasgow into the UK’s first 'Net Zero' city.

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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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