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Comment recycler les revenus du marché du carbone?

La tarification n’est pas sans risque, écrit le groupe dirigé par Christopher Ragan, professeur d’économie à l’Université McGill. Le Devoir

Published: 6 Apr 2016

Supportive management can make/break nursing careers

“Paying close attention to the leadership practices of nurse managers could go a long way in improving patient care and increasing the retention rate among our new nurses.” Mélanie Lavoie-Tremblay, associate professor, Ingram School of Nursing. McKnight's

Published: 5 Apr 2016

Networking for introverts: a cheetah at a lion's game

Op-ed co-written by Karl Moore, professor at Desautels Faculty of Management, and Daniel Metliski, student. Forbes

Published: 5 Apr 2016

Des dictionnaires pour protéger les langues autochtones

«La Micmaque qui nous servait de référence dans notre étude de cette langue voulait que nos travaux puissent être utiles à sa communauté, a souligné Jessica Coon de l’Université McGill....

Published: 4 Apr 2016

How offshore banking costs Canada billions per year

“We have a tax system that is totally unfair and incapable of being administered in any kind of a coherent fashion,” Allison Christians, chair in tax law at McGill University, said. Toronto Star

Published: 4 Apr 2016

David Bird’s top places to see owls in Canada

Article by David Bird, Emeritus Professor of Wildlife Biology. DK

Published: 4 Apr 2016

Smeagol has been discovered in Brazillian Caves

“Its name matches its biology,” says arachnid expert Christopher Buddle, referring to the fact that Smeagol spent years isolated in a cave, eventually growing into the pale, secluded Gollum. Albany Daily Star

Published: 1 Apr 2016

Engouement pour les abeilles dans la métropole

La doctorante en biologie de l’Université McGill spécialiste de cet insecte, Gail MacInnis, nuance. «On ne sait pas s’il y a assez de plantes pour toutes les abeilles, incluant les espèces indigènes.» Journal Métro

Published: 1 Apr 2016

L'impression 3D porteuse d’espoir pour diabétiques

Des chercheurs de l'Université Laval en collaboration avec l'Université McGill travaillent au développement d'un pancréas bioartificiel créé en partie à l'aide d'une imprimante 3D, afin de venir en aide aux patients souffrant de diabète de type 1. Radio-Canada

Published: 31 Mar 2016

Jet lag no more: foolproof tips for your next trip

“Older people take longer to fall asleep and sleep less when jet lagged compared to younger people,” says psychology researcher Jay Olson, of the Montreal Neurological Institute at McGill University. Next Avenue

Published: 31 Mar 2016

Astronomers create the first heat map of a super-Earth

Nicolas Cowan, an astronomer at McGill University who has used Spitzer data to create thermal maps of gas-giant exoplanets, is not sure the aging telescope is up to the task of investigating smaller worlds. Scientific American

Published: 31 Mar 2016

Footage shows destruction in Syria's city of Palmyra

Rex Brynen, political science professor, said regaining control of Palmyra is a “significant victory” for Syrian forces. CTV News

Published: 30 Mar 2016

What’s wrong with giving cold meds to your toddler?

Op-ed by Dr. Mitch Shulman, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Surgery. The Suburban

Published: 30 Mar 2016

Justice delayed better than justice denied

Karadzic verdict: Op-ed by Payam Akhavan, professor of international law. The Globe and Mail

Published: 30 Mar 2016

Canada is back — and desperate to be liked at the UN

Column by William Watson, professor of economics. Calgary Herald

Published: 29 Mar 2016