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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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Ayrshire College encouraging girls into engineering

20/06/2019 News

Over 150 S1 and S2 pupils from Ayrshire secondary schools have taken part in a taster day at Ayrshire College, designed to inspire them into pursuing a career in engineering.

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Project to create Scotland's Smartest Factory seeks research expertise

18/06/2019 News

An ambitious partnership to create one of Scotland’s Smartest Factories is seeking two Research Engineers to help deliver the project over the next three years.

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Consortium awarded extra funding to create £9m offshore renewables hub

18/06/2019 News

A national consortium which has the University of Strathclyde as a core member has been awarded an additional £4 million funding to cement the UK’s position as a global leader in offshore renewable energy (ORE) innovation and research.

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Scottish EDGE Round 14 awards over £1m to ground-breaking Scottish start-up businesses

17/06/2019 News

The winners of Scottish EDGE Round 14 have been announced with designer sustainable wooden bag manufacturer, Rocio, taking the inaugural Circular Economy EDGE Award.

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Join the Scottish Space Incubator programme

17/06/2019 News

The Scottish Space Incubator, run in partnership between The Scottish Centre of Excellence in Satellite Applications (SoXSA) and Tontine is targeted at companies using space technology that have large growth potential. 

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Glasgow researcher wins prestigious award for paper on pioneering knee surgery trial

17/06/2019 News

A University of Strathclyde biomedical engineer has received a prestigious award for a paper on a pioneering robotic knee surgery trial.

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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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