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IRISH NEWS | Bright birds share human intelligence trait

Published: 15Mar2018

Lead researcher Jean-Nicolas Audet, from McGill University in Canada, said: “By comparing an extremely innovative species like the Barbados bullfinch with a closely related conservative one like...

DEVOIR | Stephen Hawking, l’héritage d’un géant

Published: 15Mar2018

Robert Brandenberger, professeur de physique à l’Université McGill, qui l’a connu personnellement alors qu’il était stagiaire postdoctoral dans son équipe de 1985 à 1987, le confirme. « Il était...

GLOBAL | McGill24 raises funds for refugee students 

Published: 15Mar2018

Find out about the McGill24 fundraiser for refugee students wishing to study at the university. McGill24 spokesperson Jenny Aboue Youn El Soud and alumni ambassador Gemma Peralta join Global’s...

Brain genes related to innovation revealed in birds

Published: 14Mar2018

Wild birds that are more clever than others at foraging for food  have different levels of a neurotransmitter receptor that has been linked with intelligence in humans, according to a study led by...

Expert: Risks of Under-Age Drinking

Published: 14Mar2018

"Acute intoxication with alcohol is common in Quebec. Between January 1 and November 26, 2017, emergency services received 2,332 young people aged 12 to 24 for this reason. This equates to 214...

NYT | Malaysian insta-city becomes a flash point for Chinese colonialism — and capital flight

Published: 13Mar2018

Off the southern coast of Malaysia, a futuristic city is rising from the sea… In the last two decades, more than 100 new cities have been (or are being) created from scratch, according to Sarah...

CJAD | Concordia and McGill students sleep outside to help the homeless

Published: 13Mar2018

University students across Canada are giving up their creature comforts and basic necessities for five days to raise money and awareness for the homeless. The universities are looking to raise more...

HINDU | Labs team up to make TB, HIV tests affordable

Published: 13Mar2018

Madhukar Pai, Director of McGill Global Health Programs at Canada's McGill University, explains that patients rarely present with a single problem, so diagnostic labs need to offer a variety of...

GAZETTE | McGill library offers peek inside Jean Drapeau’s mind

Published: 13Mar2018

Citizens can now pore over the late mayor’s personal copy of the Malouf report that draws conclusions about the 1976 Montreal Olympics fiasco. The Gazette

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