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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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New AFRC partnership will accelerate the use of innovative machine tool technology across Scottish firms

06/05/2019 News

The University of Strathclyde’s Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC) has agreed a tier one partnership with Matsuura Machinery Limited, aiming to accelerate the use of innovative machine tool technologies that can save significant costs across sectors such as aerospace and oil and gas.

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Strathclyde principal to receive Energy Institute award

06/05/2019 News

The University of Strathclyde’s principal Professor Sir Jim McDonald is to receive a prestigious award in recognition of his achievements in the field of energy.

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Construction leaders in Glasgow to consider industry's future

06/05/2019 News

The inaugural National Construction Skills & Innovation Summit, held at City of Glasgow College, confronted the challenges and opportunities which exist in an increasingly competitive and technologically disrupted industry.

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Glasgow astrophysicists investigate new neutron star collisions

03/05/2019 News

Astrophysicists at the University of Glasgow are celebrating the detection of gravitational wave signals likely to be caused by the crashing of two neutron stars and what could be the first evidence of the collision of a neutron star and a black hole.

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Design expert wins award for railway research

02/05/2019 News

Bruce Peter, Professor of Design History at The Glasgow School of Art, has scooped the top prize in the Railway and Canal Historical Society awards for his authoritative survey of the changing face of British Railways.

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High-tech innovation campus to be Scotland’s ‘Silicon Valley on the Clyde’

29/04/2019 News

The University of Glasgow is taking forward ambitious plans for a major investment in a new Clyde Waterfront Innovation Campus on the south bank of the river in Govan.

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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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