Science and Technology

From backyard pool chemical to nanomaterial

Published: 1Mar2016

By Chris Chipello, McGill Newsroom Could a cheap molecule used to disinfect swimming pools provide the key to creating a new form of DNA nanomaterials?

Want to rewire a neuron? You’ve got to take it slow

Published: 28Jan2016

By Katherine Gombay, McGill Newsroom New technique offers potential to reconnect neurons of people with central nervous system damage

Nearing the limits of life on Earth

Published: 19Jan2016

By Katherine Gombay, McGill Newsroom Failure to find active microbes in coldest Antarctic soils has implications for search for life on Mars

Human sounds convey emotions better than words do

Published: 18Jan2016

By Katherine Gombay, McGill Newsroom Brain uses “older” systems/structures to preferentially process emotion expressed through vocalizations

Overcoming hurdles to Arctic climate change adaptation

Published: 6Jan2016

By Katherine Gombay, McGill Newsroom Arctic peoples inherently able to adapt given changes to various non-climatic factors

Could metal particles be the clean fuel of the future?

Published: 9Dec2015

Can you imagine a future where your car is fueled by iron powder instead of gasoline?...

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