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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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Hospital wins Golden Hip award for second year running

26/08/2019 News

The Royal Alexandra Hospital (RAH) in Paisley has been presented with a national award for the second consecutive year for its standards of care for hip fracture patients.

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Growth Advantage Programme opens for new applications

26/08/2019 News

The University of Strathclyde’s Growth Advantage Programme 2019 has opened to applications from companies ready to take their business to the next level.

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GCU engineers power wind turbine idea

20/08/2019 News

A flat-pack wind turbine designed by a Scots school pupil and created by engineers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) could help bring power to refugee camps and disaster areas across the world.

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AFRC makes move into space industry

20/08/2019 News

The University of Strathclyde’s Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC) is making its way into the space industry, working with Airbus Defence and Space (Airbus DS) and TWI Ltd to bring the manufacture of space propellant tanks back to the UK.

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Glasgow engineers design self-watering plant pot

20/08/2019 News

Two Glasgow School of Art alumni have invented flat pack, origami plant pots designed to self-water plants, made from 100 per cent recycled materials.

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New investment puts digital imaging companies in the frame

19/08/2019 News

Two Scottish digital image archiving specialists have joined forces to disrupt the global film digitisation industry.

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News

   

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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Study reveals dementia risk in former professional footballers

A landmark study led by the University of Glasgow has revealed the first major insights into lifelon...

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Strathclyde quantum technology partnership secures £4.6m

A University of Strathclyde-led quantum technology partnership, which is aiming to develop some of t...

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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

   

Apollo 11

Documentary marking the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing with never-before-seen footage an...

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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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