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ATLANTIC | Donald Trump's language is reshaping American politics

Published: 20Feb2018

Republicans—and some liberals—downplay the significance of the president’s outbursts. But his words are quietly radicalizing both the left and right, with untold consequences for the future of...

LA PRESSE + | Ces étudiants qui créent des entreprises

Published: 20Feb2018

L’entrepreneuriat sur les campus est en effervescence aux États-Unis comme au Canada. Montréal n’échappe pas à la frénésie. Notre journaliste André Dubuc a fait la tournée des universités. Voici ce...

CTV | Neuroscience funding to provide common platform for Canadian researchers

Published: 20Feb2018

Ottawa has announced a new fund to connect all Canadian brain scientists. Fifteen universities across the country doing research into the hundreds of different types of brain diseases and disorders...

Products derived from plants offer potential as dual-targeting agents for experimental cerebral malaria

Published: 20Feb2018

Malaria, a life-threatening disease usually caused when parasites from the Plasmodium family enter the bloodstream of a person bitten by a parasite-carrying mosquito, is a severe health threat...

CBC | Reclaiming the Indigenous roots of lacrosse

Published: 19Feb2018

Allan Downey, an assistant professor of history at McGill University, says lacrosse touches all aspects of life in many Indigenous cultures and helps explain everything from how the world came to...

POLICY OPTIONS | The real “justice” denied to Boushie

Published: 19Feb2018

The public conversation overlooks how the entirety of Colten’s life, as an Indigenous person, was lived without justice....

MONTREAL GAZETTE | Outdoor hockey: one of Canada's great pleasures. Enjoy it while you can

Published: 19Feb2018

Two Montreal professors —Damon Matthews from Concordia and Lawrence Mysak from McGill — have studied the impact of climate change on outdoor hockey in Canada. Their 2012 research, which looked at...

SCIENCE | Artificial intelligence faces reproducibility crisis

Published: 19Feb2018

At the AAAI meeting, Peter Henderson, a computer scientist at McGill University in Montreal, showed that the performance of AIs designed to learn by trial and error is highly sensitive not only to...

Media advisory: Who Pays for Canada? Taxes and Fairness

Published: 16Feb2018

Are Canadians fair or is that just a story we tell ourselves? Can we reason our way to lessened inequality or are violent cataclysms the only levelling power, as Thomas Piketty and Walter Schiedel...

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