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Profile - Sara Finley: Riding the greywater wave

A five-minute shower can render upwards of 100 litres of potable water undrinkable. Wouldn't it be great if we could put that water to some other use before dumping it in the sewer? Sara Finley has an idea.

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Published on : 20 Mar 2008

Profile: Ryan Cunningham: Making a difference in mining

In only the first year of his Master's in the Department of Mining and Materials Engineering, Ryan Cunningham is already aiming high.

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Published on : 06 Mar 2008

Green Corner: Reduce your paper trail

A few simple tricks to help save some trees.

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Published on : 06 Mar 2008

The evolution of Mini-Science

Mini-Science is gearing up for another fun-filled lecture series that would make Darwin proud.

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Published on : 06 Mar 2008

Jekyll-Hyde neutron star discovered by researchers

NASA and McGill scientists find star which morphs from pulsar to magnetar

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Published on : 21 Feb 2008

Kudos

Graham Bell is named as one of the finalists for the Gerhard Herzberg Canada Gold Medal for Science and Engineering.

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Published on : 21 Feb 2008

Canadian radio pioneer Fessenden commemorated with $1.25-million gift

McGill alum Dr. John Blachford honours his great-uncle, inventor of audio radio

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Published on : 20 Feb 2008

Two McGill alums to boldly go…again!

Two Canadian astronauts, and proud McGill alums, will visit the International Space Station next year

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Published on : 11 Feb 2008

How it all began: Relics of the Big Bang

McGill's Department of Physics welcomes Nobel Laureate, renowned cosmologist George Smoot

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Published on : 11 Feb 2008

Bourguignon Beat: Sustaina-what now?

So just how hard can they be on you during a sustainability audit of your workplace? Ruthless, as our roving reporter found out.

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Published on : 24 Jan 2008

Looking back to move forward

A business conference on sustainability? Not quite peanut butter and chocolate, but two great tastes that taste surprisingly great together.

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Published on : 24 Jan 2008

Know your environment!

A rundown of some McGill courses that teach the finer points of the world around.

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Published on : 24 Jan 2008

McGill red tinged with green

The McGill Reporter takes a look at sustainability at McGill in this special issue.

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Published on : 24 Jan 2008