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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 academic wins prize for inclusion and diversity

15/05/2019 News

A University of Strathclyde academic has won the Royal Society of Chemistry Inclusion & Diversity Prize for her science education work with school pupils with Additional Support Needs and her impact through preparing student teachers to work with diverse learners.

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University of Glasgow opens space research lab

15/05/2019 News

The University of Glasgow’s stellar ambitions have been given a boost with the opening of the School of Engineering’s space research lab.

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Glasgow co-design experts enter new partnership to drive innovation in housing

14/05/2019 News

Glasgow School of Art’s Innovation School has teamed up with the Scottish Government, Scottish Enterprise and Construction Scotland Innovation Centre on the third phase of a project to increase the opportunities for offsite construction within Scotland.

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Glasgow professor awarded prestigious medical prize

14/05/2019 News

The University of Glasgow's Iain McInnes, Professor of Experimental Medicine and Director of the Institute for Infection, Immunity and Inflammation at the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, has been awarded the prestigious Carol Nachman Prize for Rheumatology 2019, the world’s highest honour awarded to a rheumatologist.‌‌‌

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Overhaul of clinical training in Scotland to help retain women in cancer research

14/05/2019 News

Scottish science is set to receive a multimillion pound boost to transform training for doctors who undertake cancer research – and help retain women scientists in the field.

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Electric vehicle system investment could fuel more than 3,000 new jobs, Glasgow research suggests

14/05/2019 News

The large scale investment needed to expand the electricity network infrastructure to support even a 20 per cent uptake of electric vehicles could create more than 3,000 new jobs according to researchers.

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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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