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Research & Discoveries: Rural-urban divide deepens

A pair of McGill researchers in different parts of the world find that forests are on the rebound. But is that a good thing?

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Published on : 08 Nov 2007

Security in the real world

Poli Sci undergrad Julia Ivonoffski reports on the recent conference on global security challenges.

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Published on : 08 Nov 2007

Notes from the Field

Apurva Gollamudi, a professional associate at the Brace Centre for Water Resources Management, traveled to the Caribbean to teach a course on integrated water management. A dream assignment? Yeah--except for the 30-foot-long alligators.

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Published on : 08 Nov 2007

(In)Reaching for the STARS

What could be better than informal, accessible lectures given by brilliant science researchers on their work? Throw in a free lunch.

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Published on : 25 Oct 2007

Four McGill researchers honoured by Acfas

Astrophysicist, neurologist, environmental scientist and doctoral student recognized

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Published on : 17 Oct 2007

Acfas honours McGill's Kaspi

Astrophysicist recognized for exceptional contribution to field with Urgel-Archambault Award

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Published on : 12 Oct 2007

MNI Neuroscientist honored by Acfas

Dr. Edith Hamel, neuroscientist at the Montreal Neurological Institute of McGill University, has received the prestigious Prix Adrien-Pouliot 2007

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Published on : 12 Oct 2007

Notes from the Field: Rocks and ice

T. Alexander Dececchi, a first-year PhD candidate, gives readers a glimpse of what it's like to hunt for fossils in the Canadian High Arctic.

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Published on : 11 Oct 2007

Sparks to fly at Trottier Symposium

Lorne Trottier's annual symposium always delivers a good scientific dust-up and this year's event promises more of the same.

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Published on : 27 Sep 2007

McGill Web Gems

A maritime law website and free software -- what could be better than that?

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Published on : 27 Sep 2007

Fruits (and vegetables) of their labour

Ghislaine Johnson, a bioresource engineering student, writes about the importance of initiatives like McGill's Edible Garden.

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Published on : 27 Sep 2007

Putting the WOW in science education

Imperial Oil Foundation pours $800,000 into McGill prof Brian Alters’ Winners of Wonderment Lab

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Published on : 13 Sep 2007

Media Advisory: ICAO, McGill co-host Global Aviation Conference

The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and McGill University’s Institute of Air and Space Law will co-host Aviation Safety, Security & the Environment: The Way Forward, a major international conference and exhibition to take place Friday, September 14 to Sunday September 16, 2007, at The Hilton Montreal Bonaventure Hotel.

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Published on : 13 Sep 2007