Analyzing extreme weather and climate: a new statistical tool

Published: 23Aug2018

Due to processes occurring over vast ranges of scale, from fast to slow and from small to large, extreme weather and climate events aren’t as rare as scientists have thought – and that could...

McGill University launches 'Historic' Partnership with Kahnawake Mohawks

Published: 21Aug2018

The 120-credit college program was designed in collaboration with Mohawk educators and will be taught on the South Shore territory. ...  For McGill, Monday’s announcement is part of its strategy to...

LA PRESSE | Où sont les femmes ?

Published: 21Aug2018

En compilant les données des CRC, La Presse a pu remarquer que les femmes étaient peu présentes dans plusieurs institutions et domaines au Québec. ... L’Université McGill est la seule institution...

Carbon reserves in Central American soils still affected by ancient Mayan deforestation

Published: 20Aug2018

Deforestation is suspected to have contributed to the mysterious collapse of Mayan civilization more than 1,000 years ago. A new study shows that the forest-clearing also decimated carbon...

THE GAZETTE: McGill and MUHC given $500,000 for cannabis, cancer research projects

Published: 16Aug2018

The funding will be split between separate projects looking into the properties of cannabidiol and a search for a new treatment of an aggressive brain cancer. Read more

New Insight Into How Autism Might Develop in Human Brain

Published: 26Jun2018

Montreal — In a study published in Stem Cell Reports, a McGill team of scientists led by Dr. Carl Ernst, researcher at the Douglas Hospital Research Centre, revealed a molecular mechanism that may...