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OPINION | Taylor Owen in The Globe and Mail: Who will answer the Christchurch Call? Nobody, if tech platforms continue ungoverned

Published: 19Jun2019

MAY 23, 2019 | Taylor Owen, Beaverbrook Chair in Media, Ethics and Communication at the Max Bell School of Public Policy, writes that the Christchurch Call might be a missed opportunity for...

MACLEANS | Is that my plastic bag in the Mariana Trench?

Published: 19Jun2019

Until Victor Vescovo landed his submersible there recently, no human had been to the seabed’s deepest point at the very bottom of the fearsome Mariana Trench, nearly 11 km below the surface of the...

MORNINGSTAR | Combatting the Toxicology Skills Crisis

Published: 19Jun2019

Each year, tens of thousands of North Americans experience intentional and unintentional poisonings and overdoses from both prescription drugs and other widely available chemicals and substances...

BUSINESS KOREA | Samsung Electronics Betting on Neural Processing Unit

Published: 19Jun2019

Samsung Electronics has unveiled a plan to develop a neural processing unit (NPU), an artificial intelligence-based semiconductor that resembles a human brain, as part of its efforts to become the...

26 New and Renewed Canada Research Chairs for McGill

Published: 18Jun2019

Today in Victoria, British Columbia, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, announced an investment of over $275 million for 346 new and renewed Canada Research Chairs at 52...

Pregnancy-specific anxiety may impact how long a woman exclusively breastfeeds her child

Published: 17Jun2019

Exclusive breastfeeding is recommended by the World Health Organization for the first six months of life because of the benefits for both mom and baby. In Canada, approximately 32% of women meet...

A Quebec first: Research chair in women’s heart health

Published: 18Jun2019

Heart & Stroke and McGill University to create Early-Career Professorship in Women’s Heart Health...

PSYCHOLOGY TODAY | What Will World Happiness Look Like in 2050?

Published: 18Jun2019

According to Chris Barrington-Leigh, Ph.D., an associate professor at McGill University, jointly appointed at the Institute for Health and Social Policy and the School of Environment; the scope of...

McGill receives its largest gift for Indigenous education

Published: 14Jun2019

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded a US$1.25-million grant to McGill University, in support of a new Indigenous Studies and Community Engagement Initiative. The Initiative will be...

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