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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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Research into skin collection of blood chemistry from babies seeks to replace invasive blood sampling

01/10/2019 News

Scientists at the University of Strathclyde are researching a system to measure and monitor blood chemistry levels in premature and sick babies through their skin, which if successful, could eventually replace the need for invasive blood tests.

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Art of Possible returns with new event Game of Drones

01/10/2019 News

Award-winning event series Art of Possible is back and calling on all design thinkers, creatives, technological innovators, scientists and civic entrepreneurs.

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Glasgow named runner up in European Capital of Innovation competition

30/09/2019 News

A panel of EU judges has revealed Glasgow as one of five iCapital 2019 runners up and with it, a €100,000 cash award - recognising our city for innovation past, present and in the future and as a bold city of contrasts.

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Glasgow to be carbon neutral by 2030

30/09/2019 News

Glasgow has been set a target of becoming a carbon neutral city by 2030 following a decision of Glasgow City Council's City Administration Committee.

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£14.7m invested in Glasgow space tech

30/09/2019 News

A £14.7 million investment in a Glasgow-based satellite company will help create more than 260 jobs in Scotland’s space sector.

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Circular Glasgow launches interactive platform to inspire others to transition to circular economy

30/09/2019 News

Circular Glasgow, an initiative of Glasgow Chamber of Commerce, has launched the Circular Glasgow Story So Far, an interactive visual platform mapping Circular Glasgow’s journey to date and highlighting the various steps needed to begin a city’s transition towards a circular economy.

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News

   

GCU named as UK leader in social mobility

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has been recognised as a UK leader in championing social mobilit...

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New £16m centre for subsea development opens as world-first

A new £16 million centre for subsea development has opened in East Kilbride, positioning Scotland a...

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Blood test could help to accelerate brain cancer diagnosis

A blood test which could help to accelerate the diagnosis of brain cancer has been developed in rese...

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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

   

Planetarium Lates

After hour planetarium shows with breathtaking images of the cosmos & up-to-date astronomy news....

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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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