University of Glasgow

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Name: University of Glasgow
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Govt’s own Expert Scientific Panel reports that Scotland could benefit from unconventional oil and gas

T he Expert Scientific Panel set up last year by the Scottish Government has concluded its report into unconventional oil and gas in Scotland has concluded that Scotland could benefit from developing the industry.The Panel was tasked with reviewing the ... [Published Scottish Energy News - 5 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Ebola outbreak in west Africa - the key questions

An outbreak of Ebola has killed more than 670 people across Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone. So what do we need to know about this highly contagious virus?We posed five questions to Professor Richard Elliot, Jarrett Chair of Infectious Diseases ... [Published Channel 4 - 14 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Referendum round-up: Undecided voters | Science

CATCH up on the latest news, opinion, video and analysis on Scottish independence from Scotland and around the world in this daily round-up of the best stories from our dedicated referendum website.TODAY’S MAIN NEWS:Undecided voters are Around 150,000 ... [Published The Scotsman - 11 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Scotland: Protests besiege Cameron at 'apolitical' games

British Prime Minister David Cameron may want a politics-free Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, but campaigners have railed against sponsors’ links to deaths and human rights abuses at home and abroad.The Tory PM told business leaders on a jaunt to Glasgow ... [Published Green Left Weekly - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

No Place like Home Is Truer Than You Think

ITS FAMED architecture has long been a draw to visitors, itsnotorious dreich weather less so.But according to one of the city's leading sports scientists, thelook and feel of Glasgow may put the visiting athletes at theCommonwealth Games at an immediate ... [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

We can’t stop pirates until we understand why they do it

There is a disturbing lack of evidence about why people choose to share copyright content online, as well as about whether the practice harms the entertainment industry and society or if it is a benefit. That is a real problem as we try to legislate in ... [Published MyBroadband.co.za - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Seven disruptive tech awards

Academy research awards Fellowships provide outstanding researchers with financial support and mentoring for five years to enable them to establish independent careers in research.bEach of the seven research projects addresses unresolved or critical issues ... [Published Compute Scotland - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

University of Glasgow - University spinout signs licensing deal with major semiconductor foundry

Release date- 24072014 - A University of Glasgow spinout company which has developed technology to tackle the increasing challenges of silicon chip development has signed a multimillion dollar deal with a major semiconductor foundry.... ... [Published Street Sweeper - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

University of Glasgow teams up with BBC to launch World War One MOOC

:54:00 BSTThe University of Glasgow is one of four UK Universities that will partner BBC in delivering a series of massive open online courses (MOOCs) on World War One, all of which will be available, for free, on the social learning platform, Future ... [Published University Of Glasgow - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Commonwealth Future Cities Business Networking Event

Businesses, civic leaders and innovators working on cities are invited to attend the on 24 July in Glasgow as part of the Commonwealth Games Business Conference.As Glasgow is the UK’s Future City Demonstrator city, it has developed considerable expertise ... [Published Connect - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 2 reports

Leaders hail Glasgow 2014 legacy

The Prime Minister David Cameron and First Minister Alex Salmond have been focusing on the legacy of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.Mr Cameron will tell business leaders that the Games, like the London 2012 Olympics, are a way to promote "every part ... [Published BBC - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 2 reports

XINHUA - Inward investment creates thousands of jobs in Scotland: Scottish first minister

Inward investment creates thousands of jobs in Scotland: Scottish first ministerContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.GLASGOW, Britain, July 21 (Xinhua) -- Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond on Tuesday highlighted Scotland's success in attracting inward in ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jul 22 2014]

Quotes

"That was quick," she told BBC Sport. "That was quicker than I thought it was going to be."
"People make Glasgow,” quips city-centre Big Issue vendor Danny. It’s a phrase those living in Glasgow will have heard a lot from the council’s accelerated marketing campaign but it certainly rings true with this Glaswegian."
...difference, though, given that psychologists have repeatedly shown that males and females strongly differ in their vocational interests," he writes. "Men’s interests are more focused on ‘things’, and women’s interests are more focused on ‘people’."
Would you stand again for the SNP leadership? "Unreservedly, absolutely, in no circumstances, there is no way of you configuring any signal I am possibly giving you, to say anything other than 'no.'"

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Referendum round-up: Undecided voters | Science [Published The Scotsman - 11 hours ago]
The numbers for economy of an independent Scotl... [Published Conversation UK - 12 hours ago]
Ebola outbreak in west Africa - the key questions [Published Channel 4 - 14 hours ago]
MUIR HAS HAMPDEN ROCKING [Published Mail Online UK - 16 hours ago]
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Opinion: Employers on the future of the USS [Published Times Higher Education Supplement - 19 hours ago]
'Wade the Whale' Highlights the Bad Effects of ... [Published Digital Journal - Jul 28 2014]
Scotland: Protests besiege Cameron at 'apolitic... [Published Green Left Weekly - Jul 28 2014]
No Place like Home Is Truer Than You Think [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 27 2014]
We can’t stop pirates until we understand why t... [Published MyBroadband.co.za - Jul 27 2014]
A bridge too far: is closing the gender gap in ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Jul 27 2014]
Flapper's eye on bronze [Published Ballarat Courier - Jul 27 2014]
Seven disruptive tech awards [Published Compute Scotland - Jul 27 2014]
In the hot seat: Finance Secretary John Swinney [Published Herald Scotland - Jul 27 2014]
Glasgow Chefs Fail to Cook Winning Curry for Pa... [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 26 2014]
Balti boys say farewell to bowls competition [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Jul 26 2014]
Cheap vodka gives British holidaymakers inexpli... [Published EuroWeeklyNews - Jul 26 2014]
Royal Academy announces research fellowships [Published Engineering and Technology Magazine - Jul 26 2014]
Tedium, tragedy and tar: The slowest drops in s... [Published BBC - Jul 26 2014]
Glasgow Games: Australian skipper Matt Flapper ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Jul 25 2014]
Speech: Scotland’s science and research communi... [Published Cabinet Office - Jul 25 2014]
Union League Club of Chicago Elects Thomas Payn... [Published Chicago Tribune - Jul 25 2014]
Hamung Patel: Attending The Nutrition Society M... [Published Society of Chemical Industry - Jul 25 2014]
University of Glasgow - University spinout sign... [Published Street Sweeper - Jul 25 2014]
TV’s Kelly-Ann has her own labour of love [Published Falkirk Herald - Jul 25 2014]
Senior politicians are playing their own Games ... [Published Glasgow Evening Times - Jul 25 2014]
Game for profit [Published Hindu Business Line - Jul 25 2014]
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Natural GMOs Part 203. Viral relics show cancer... [Published GMO Pundit a.k.a. David Tribe - Jul 23 2014]
From myScience UKCancer has left its ’footprint’ on our evolution, according to a study which examined how the relics of ancient viruses are preserved in the genomes of 38 mammal species.Viral relics are evidence of the ancient battles our genes have ...
Tom Gross: Western media’s ‘pro-Israel’ bias? H... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jul 20 2014]
Some 5,000 rowdy demonstrators chanting anti-Israeli (and, in some cases, blatantly anti-Semitic) slogans brought traffic to a virtual standstill outside the BBC’s central London headquarters in Portland Place last week. They were protesting what they ...
Change polls system, not just processes [Published Hornbill Unleashed - Jul 16 2014]
MARIA CHIN ABDULLAH At the lecture organised by Bersih 2.0, Society for the Promotion of Human Rights, Malaysia (Proham) and Kuala Lumpur and Selangor Chinese Assembly Hall (KLSCAH) last Sunday, University of Glasgow’s Prof Sarah Birch, an international ...
Dr Stoet: do we really care that... [Published Oz Conservative - Jul 15 2014]
Gijsbert Stoet is a reader in psychology at the University of Glasgow. He has stood against the temper of the times by arguing that it is normal for young men and women to have differing preferences when it comes to careers. He also wants attention to ...
EC impartiality hinges on judiciary, media and ... [Published Hornbill Unleashed - Jul 14 2014]
ANISAH SHUKRY The Election Commission’s (EC) appointment methods and membership are practically irrelevant when it comes to ensuring free and fair elections, a political scientist said today. Professor Dr Sarah Birch from the University of Glasgow said ...
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