Links in English
To learn more about our research initiative SPIRAL (Stress in Pregnancy Research ALliance) please visit the website below:
If you would like to learn more about the Ice Storm of 1998 please visit some of the websites below:
Origins: How the Nine Months Before Birth Shape the Rest of Our Lives. by Annie Murphy Paul
What makes us the way we are? Some say it’s the genes we inherit at conception. Others are sure it’s the environment we experience in childhood. But could it be that many of our individual characteristics—our health, our intelligence, our temperaments—are influenced by the conditions we encountered before birth?That’s the claim of an exciting and provocative field known as fetal origins.
CBC Archives- The Ice Storm of 1998
The site shows an in-depth recollection of the disaster that hit Quebec in 1998 with various videos and pictures of the storm.
Quebec's Ice Storm '98: "all cards wild, all rules broken" in Quebec's shell-shocked hospitals
An excellent article written by Janice Hamilton, a freelance writer living in Montreal, about the impacts of the Ice Storm on health care.
Great Ice Storm of 1998
January 19, 1998
Author ANTHONY WILSON-SMITH with BRIAN BERGMAN in Halifax, BRENDA BRANSWELL in Montreal, LUKE FISHER in Ottawa, ALEC ROSS in Kingston and DANYLO HAWALESHKA and D'ARCY JENISH in Toronto, MARK NICHOLS
Maclean's magazine expresses the effects of the Ice Storm in an engaging article.
The Weather Doctor
An interesting and informative website about a plethora of weather related topics.
Fun Sites for Kids!
Fun and interactive sites for both kids and parents to understand various aspects of the weather including the greenhouse effect, global warming, winter storms and much more!
Climate Change Kids Site
The Disaster Area
Links in French
Article sur le « Projet Verglas » paru dans les quotidiens et autres journaux :
Article commemoratif des grands quotidiens et d'autre source :
Site canoe.ca (le Journal de Montréal)
Site Web contenant des Photos de la tempête :