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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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Book free tickets to Explorathon Glasgow

16/09/2019 News

The programme for Explorathon, the public festival celebrating research in Europe, is now live with free events for all ages this September.

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Glasgow company joins UK’s first ever Applied AI growth programme

13/09/2019 News

Glasgow-based ClinSpec DX is one of 29 companies chosen to take part in the UK’s first ever Applied AI growth programme.

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Glasgow City Council on road to zero emissions vehicle fleet

13/09/2019 News

Glasgow City Council's ambition for a zero emissions vehicle fleet has taken a major step forward with a £805,000 funding award from Transport Scotland that will allow the council to convert 23 winter gritters to dual fuel hydrogen.

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Glasgow cardiovascular scientist receives premier award of research excellence

10/09/2019 News

Professor Rhian Touyz MBBCh, PhD, FAHA, FMedSci, director of the Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences at the University of Glasgow, is to receive the 2019 award of research excellence by the American Heart Association (AHA) Council on Hypertension.

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‘Martian CSI’ reveals how asteroid impacts created running water under red planet

09/09/2019 News

Modern analysis of Martian meteorites has revealed unprecedented details about how asteroid impacts help create temporary sources of running water on the red planet.

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Glasgow researcher receives over £1m in EU funding

09/09/2019 News

Dr Mafalda Viana, a Research Fellow at the University of Glasgow’s Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine, has been awarded €1,259,763 for her research into vector-borne disease control.

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News

   

We are hiring! Experienced comms exec wanted

Glasgow City of Science and Innovation is seeking an experienced and ambitious Communications Execut...

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College shortlisted for four industry awards

City of Glasgow College is in the running for four significant industry awards. ...

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Glasgow SME wins prestigious physics startup prize

Novosound, the fast-growing Scottish SME and developer of a ground-breaking technique to mass-manufa...

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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

   

Science Lates: Fright Night

Halloween-themed adults-only night, which explores the science of blood and organ dissection. Fancy ...

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Offshore Wind Hackathon

Energy technology hackathon and networking event with a prize pot available. UK-based small business...

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Black Holes, Exoplanets and Hurricanes

A talk on black holes and extrasolar planet systems....

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