What can today's architects learn from a lost ventilation system used in 19th century building design?

Published: 22 January 2024

As the COVID-19 pandemic raises questions about efficient ventilation and the climate crisis threatens to exacerbate extreme temperatures, efficient building design is front of mind for today’s...

M87* One Year Later: Proof of a persistent black hole shadow

Published: 19 January 2024

The Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) Collaboration, including Professor Daryl Haggard at McGill University, has released new images of M87*, the supermassive black hole at the center of the galaxy...

What Zebra mussels can teach us about combatting invasive species, developing sustainable materials

Published: 17 January 2024

A recent study from researchers in Canada and Germany has revealed that an unlikely event, occurring over 12 million years ago played an important role in shaping one of Canada’s most damaging...

How does owning a mobile phone impact infant health?

Published: 16 January 2024

Every year an estimated 20 million babies worldwide are born with low birth weight, according to the World Health Organization, leading to a wide range of significant short- and long-term...

Discovery unravels the mystery of a rare bone disease

Published: 16 January 2024

A McGill-led team of researchers have made an important discovery shedding light on the genetic basis of a rare skeletal disorder. The study, published in Nature Communications, reveals that a...

EPS Seminar Series: Collin Ward

Friday, April 12, 2024 11:00

Collin Ward  Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution   Friday, April 12  /epsCategory: Earth System Science (ESS) Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences (EPS) Research Science

EPS Seminar Series: Martyn Unsworth

Friday, March 22, 2024 11:00to12:00

Martyn Unsworth  CSEG Tour   /epsCategory: Earth System Science (ESS) Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences (EPS) Research Science

AMH Initiative: Decoding the effects of early life adversity on mental health

Published: 11 January 2024

While it is commonly understood that a difficult childhood can lead to mental health issues, research has now exposed deeper, more troubling impacts of early life adversity: that these experiences...

New paper explores four nearby fast radio burst sources

Published: 11 January 2024

Fleeting blasts of energy from space, known as fast radio bursts (FRBs), are a cosmic enigma. A Canadian-led international team of researchers has published new findings suggesting that supernovae...

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