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Helping growers save water

Bano Mehdi, Professional Associate at the Brace Centre, helps bring farming into the 21st century.

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Published on : 20 Mar 2008

Profile: Ryan Cunningham: Making a difference in mining

In only the first year of his Master's in the Department of Mining and Materials Engineering, Ryan Cunningham is already aiming high.

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Published on : 06 Mar 2008

Green Corner: Reduce your paper trail

A few simple tricks to help save some trees.

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Published on : 06 Mar 2008

The evolution of Mini-Science

Mini-Science is gearing up for another fun-filled lecture series that would make Darwin proud.

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Published on : 06 Mar 2008

Jekyll-Hyde neutron star discovered by researchers

NASA and McGill scientists find star which morphs from pulsar to magnetar

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Published on : 21 Feb 2008

Kudos

Graham Bell is named as one of the finalists for the Gerhard Herzberg Canada Gold Medal for Science and Engineering.

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Published on : 21 Feb 2008

Canadian radio pioneer Fessenden commemorated with $1.25-million gift

McGill alum Dr. John Blachford honours his great-uncle, inventor of audio radio

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Published on : 20 Feb 2008

Two McGill alums to boldly go…again!

Two Canadian astronauts, and proud McGill alums, will visit the International Space Station next year

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Published on : 11 Feb 2008

How it all began: Relics of the Big Bang

McGill's Department of Physics welcomes Nobel Laureate, renowned cosmologist George Smoot

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Published on : 11 Feb 2008

McGill red tinged with green

The McGill Reporter takes a look at sustainability at McGill in this special issue.

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Published on : 24 Jan 2008

P.O.V.: The accidental environmentalist

In an issue crammed with top-flight green researchers, the McGill Reporter's editor tells readers how he all but backed his way into caring about the environment.

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Published on : 24 Jan 2008

Bourguignon Beat: Sustaina-what now?

So just how hard can they be on you during a sustainability audit of your workplace? Ruthless, as our roving reporter found out.

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Published on : 24 Jan 2008

Looking back to move forward

A business conference on sustainability? Not quite peanut butter and chocolate, but two great tastes that taste surprisingly great together.

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Published on : 24 Jan 2008