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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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Students design and build electric prototype vehicle

21/06/2019 News

Strathclyde students are bidding to win a European energy efficiency competition with an electric prototype vehicle they have designed and built.

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Glasgow neuroscientists 3D model 'face identity information' stored in the brain

21/06/2019 News

In a world first, neuroscientists from the University of Glasgow have been able to construct 3D facial models using the unique information stored in an individual’s brain when recalling the face of a familiar person.

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University of Glasgow hosts largest ever historical table top war game

20/06/2019 News

The University of Glasgow hosted the world’s biggest ever historical table top war game, replaying the Battle of Waterloo with more than 22,000 miniature soldiers.

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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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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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