THE WASHINGTON POST | Los Angeles teachers just proved that the common wisdom about unions is wrong

Published: 28Jan2019

Just off the 101 freeway in downtown Los Angeles, a billboard urges teachers to “read this before spending another $1,000 on union dues.” The ad touts teacherfreedom.org, a site sponsored by the...

Dopamine and reward responses to music causally linked

Published: 28Jan2019

A new study published in the prestigious Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, reveals a causal link between the neurotransmitter dopamine and the reward responses to music. The study was...

BLOOMBERG | A Billionaire Starts a Retail Management School at McGill University

Published: 25Jan2019

Having handed the reins to his son David, the billionaire Aldo founder is keen to help educate the next generation and has helped fund a retail management school at Montreal’s McGill University,...

CBC NEWS | What Do You Think Of The New Canada Food Guide

Published: 24Jan2019

We ask callers what they think of the new Canada Food Guide. We're joined in studio by non-diet dietitian Lisa Rutledge & McGill University Executive Chef Oliver De Volpi. Find out more

MONTREAL GAZETTE | Christopher Labos: Here's how some diabetics can save their money

Published: 23Jan2019

Many diabetics check their blood sugar regularly at home. On the surface, this seems like a good idea since controlling your diabetes can prevent some of the worst complications of the disease —...

Creating attraction between molecules deep in the periodic table

Published: 22Jan2019

Imagine a waterproof computer. It’s not going to happen tomorrow, but it may no longer be a pipedream since a McGill-led international research team has shown for the first time that it is possible...

THE CONVERSATION | A memory pill? Cognitive neuroscience’s contributions to the study of memory

Published: 22Jan2019

During the first weeks of the new year, resolutions are often accompanied by attempts to learn new behaviours that improve health. We hope that old bad habits will disappear and new healthy habits...

Experts: New Canada's Food Guide

Published: 22Jan2019

"Instead of eating four food groups, Canadians are now encouraged to follow three guidelines on what to eat regularly, what to avoid and the importance of cooking and preparing meals at home." (CBC...