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Walking fish reveal how our ancestors evolved onto land

About 400 million years ago a group of fish began exploring land and evolved into tetrapods – today's amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. But just how these ancient fish used their fishy bodies and fins in a terrestrial environment and what evolutionary processes were at play remain scientific mysteries.
Wed, 2014-08-27 13:06

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Jeffrey Mogil awarded Mayday Pain & Society Fellowship

Wed, 2014-08-20 12:13

The Mayday Fund has selected Jeffrey Mogil to be a fellow under the Mayday Pain & Society. He is one of six experts in pain management to receive the honour.

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Contact: Dionne Dougall-Bass
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Office Phone: 301-961-5803

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Contact: Nick Seaver
Office Phone: 301-280-5727
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Two $ 40,000 scholarships to two outstanding managers

The EMBA McGill-HEC Montreal presents two $ 40,000 scholarships to two outstanding managers: Louise Richer and Manon Jeannotte
Tue, 2014-08-12 09:58

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Contact: Michel R. Filion
Organization: EMBA McGill-HEC Montreal
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Office Phone: 514 340-6537
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Important advance in brain mapping and memory

Discovery sheds light on where visual memories are born
Sun, 2014-08-10 13:22

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Contact: Raphael Larocque-Cyr
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Office Phone: 514-398-6693
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New DNA analysis technique promises speedier diagnosis

Cancer and pre-natal problem diagnoses hastened by breakthrough DNA analysis technique developed at McGill
Tue, 2014-08-05 10:13

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Contact: Katherine Gombay
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Office Phone: 514-398-2189
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Life expectancy gap varies between blacks and whites

First study to assess state-by-state progress finds greater progress in northeastern states compared to western states
Mon, 2014-08-04 16:01

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Destination Europe Conference

Mon, 2014-09-08 09:00 - 12:30
Faculty Club : 3450 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E5

Online Registration is now open (There is no charge for participation, but prior registration is required.)

Destination Europe events showcase the vibrant and exciting research and innovation culture in Europe and the opportunities available to researchers, from anywhere in the world, interested in working there or cooperating with European researchers.  

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Contact: Kally Walsh
Organization: McGill University
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Office Phone: (514) 398-3181
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Global warming ‘pause’ reflects natural fluctuation

Statistical analysis shows pattern consistent with pre-industrial temperature swings, study concludes
Mon, 2014-07-21 14:06

Statistical analysis of average global temperatures between 1998 and 2013 shows that the slowdown in global warming during this period is consistent with natural variations in temperature, according to research by McGill University physics professor Shaun Lovejoy.

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Contact: Prof. Shaun Lovejoy
Organization: Department of Physics
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Office Phone: 514-398-4201
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A breakthrough for organic reactions in water

Researchers discover way to use water as solvent in a reaction widely used to make chemical products
Tue, 2014-07-15 16:24

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Contact: Chris Chipello
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