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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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Glasgow universities shortlisted for prestigious Times Higher Education Awards

09/09/2019 News

Glasgow universities have been shortlisted for multiple awards in the 'Oscars of higher education', including the prestigious University of the Year Award.

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Blood test shows promise to aid better detection of lung cancer

09/09/2019 News

Lung cancer can be spotted earlier and diagnosed more precisely with the help of a blood test, a major study carried out in Scotland has found.

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Inspiring City Awards celebrate vision of city role models

09/09/2019 News

The winners of the Inspiring City Awards have been revealed in a ceremony that paid tribute to the people and the businesses which make Glasgow great.

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Glasgow marks eco-first with Passivhaus homes for older people

02/09/2019 News

The completion of Glasgow's first Passivhaus development for social rent has been celebrated with an opening ceremony hosted by Shettleston Housing Association.

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Glasgow hosts international social innovation leaders

02/09/2019 News

Glasgow Caledonian University is hosting one of the world's biggest conferences on social innovation.

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University of Strathclyde to host new quantum research centre

02/09/2019 News

M Squared, one of the world’s leading photonics and quantum technology companies, has opened a new quantum research facility in Glasgow.

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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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