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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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SP Energy Networks to launch 'most advanced' 3D digital modelling of network in UK

05/08/2019 News

SP Energy Networks is preparing to launch the most advanced 3D digital modelling of the UK's electricity grid by introducing Fugro's virtual technology, to reduce the risk of power cuts and prepare for the introduction of the technology across the network in the future. 

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Strathclyde professors win two pharmacy medals

05/08/2019 News

A professor at the University of Strathclyde, and a former head of department at the university, have both received prestigious medal awards from the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS).

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Scottish EDGE launches an out of this world funding round

05/08/2019 News

Aiming to propel its status as a truly out of this world competition, Scottish EDGE, the UK’s premier business funding contest, has launched its latest round by sending a custom designed trophy to the edge of space.

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University of Glasgow signs historic MOU with University of the West Indies

05/08/2019 News

An historic Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed by senior representatives of the University of Glasgow and the University of the West Indies at a ceremony held in the Mona campus of the UWI in Kingston, Jamaica on Wednesday, July 31.

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Health secretary visits Glasgow hospital named in world's top 100 hospitals

05/08/2019 News

Glasgow Royal Infirmary has secured its place a world-leading healthcare facility – being named by Newsweek as one of the top 100 hospitals in the world.

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Women in engineering partnership up for top award

05/08/2019 News

A University of Strathclyde partnership aimed at encouraging more women into engineering has been nominated for a prestigious award.

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News

   

Atomic ‘Trojan horse’ for a new generation of X-ray lasers

An intense electron beam that could be used in the X-ray lasers of the future has been produced in&n...

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Taking the pulse of carbon emissions could measure climate impact of development

A new way to ‘take the pulse’ of carbon emissions could help track how the industrial developmen...

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Glasgow Science Centre to host monthly astronomy talks

The David Elder lecture series presents a line-up of fascinating talks by expert astronomers, spacef...

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Blog

   

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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Women in STEM: Your point of view – a purposeful study

HR consultant Sara Ferreira-Jeffries shares the story behind Purpose HR's fascinating survey of wome...

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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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City Center Sci Comm Social

Meet other science lovers at this social event....

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Culture Club

A monthly gathering of fermentation enthusiasts where you can meet like-minded people and share reci...

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