Faculty of Science

24 hours of Science – DISCOVER GREEN CHEMISTRY

7May202210:00
to
14:00

Come visit the Department of Chemistry at McGill University to learn how chemistry is finding solutions to reduce society’s impact on our environment.M801 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A...

myPath Peer Pathways Pilot Program: Engineering and Physical Sciences (Session 1)

12Apr202210:00
to
11:30

/involvementCategory: Be well—Self-Knowledge Faculty of Engineering Plan Your Career—Career Knowledge Remote Skillsets Work with others—Teamwork & Interpersonal

Real-time alert system heralds new era in fast radio burst research

Published: 4Jan2022

McGill University scientists have developed a new system for sharing the enormous amount of data being generated by the CHIME radio telescope in its search for fast radio bursts (FRBs), the...

Preventing “Alien” Invasions

Published: 2Dec2021

The search of life beyond our world is an exciting venture that may yield an enormous discovery in the not-too-distant future. However, space agencies around the world, including NASA and the...

Marine species in St.Lawrence Estuary endangered by rapid drop in levels of oxygen

Published: 26Nov2021

Concentrations of dissolved oxygen in the deep waters of the Lower St. Lawrence Estuary (LSLE) have dropped by over 50% over the past two years. The consequences for many marine species, who depend...

Dopamine plays key role in songbird mating

Published: 23Nov2021

In humans, the dopamine system has been tied to rewards and pleasurable sensations. As well as to memory and learning. A recent study from McGill University, published in Current Biology, suggests...

How mussels make a powerful underwater glue

Published: 7Oct2021

The mussels’ beards (which cooks remove before preparing them) are made up of byssal threads and are used to help keep the mussels tethered in place. At the end of each thread is a disc-shaped...

New! Chemistry Walk & Talk (2nd date option)

2Oct202110:00
to
12:00

Join Chemistry PhD student Jeremy Dawkins for the launch of Atomes crochus, a unique guided walk around Montreal’s downtown streets.UQAM, 201 avenue du Président-Kennedy, Montreal, QC, CA...

New! Chemistry Walk & Talk

25Sep202110:00
to
12:00

Join Chemistry PhD student Jeremy Dawkins for the launch of Atomes crochus, a unique guided walk around Montreal’s downtown streets.UQAM, 201 avenue du Président-Kennedy, Montreal, QC, CA...

Pages

Back to top