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GLOBAL NEWS | Bottled, filtered or tap: Is one water better than the other?

Published: 18Jul2019

When it comes to options for safe drinking water, experts say Canadians are often confused....

YAHOO | Arthritis Research Canada opens fourth centre

Published: 18Jul2019

Arthritis Research Canada, the largest clinical arthritis research institution in North America , continues to grow with its newest centre located at McGill University ....

CBC | Boeing insists fix to 737 Max software will 'get it right,' but flights are likely still months off

Published: 18Jul2019

It's the height of the summer travel season, and if the country's major airports are anything to go by, commercial flights are humming along at a brisk clip, but there's not a 737 Max jet in sight ...

Life after (and during) a PhD – a project designed to change expectations & the culture of the academy

Published: 12Jun2019

For the past four years a cross-Canada project developed by McGill University, TRaCE, has been gathering stories and data about life after (and during) a humanities PhD....

QUARTZ | The scientists searching for alien life aren’t very popular in science

Published: 16Jul2019

In October 2017, a telescope operated by the University of Hawaii picked up a strange cigar-shaped object (artist rendering below), which had slingshotted past the sun at a more-than-brisk top...

NEWSCIENTIST | There aren’t enough space explosions to explain strange radio bursts

Published: 16Jul2019

Many of the brightest, weirdest phenomena in space come from cataclysmic events like explosions or collisions. But many fast radio bursts (FRBs), one of the most mysterious space signals we’ve seen...

CBC | What at-home DNA tests can tell about you — and what they can't

Published: 16Jul2019

At-home DNA testing kits have become a mainstream product for offering a look into a user's genetic heritage and even health pre-dispositions. ...

Expert: New rules lay out rights of Canadian airline passengers

Published: 16Jul2019

The federal government has unveiled new protections for airline passengers, rules designed to make sure both airlines and the people who fly on them are up to date on what they are entitled to when...

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