International Earth Day was marked at McGill by two major lectures. Steven Sanderson of the Wildlife Conservation Society spoke on the precarious balance of alleviating human hardship and conserving the environment, and Sir Robert May, former Chief Scientific Advisor to the British government, spoke about the future of biodiversity in an overpopulated world.
Dr. David Colman's tongue-in-cheek op-ed decries the sad fate of the MSO should it get tangled in the complementarity web.
In the second installment of this regular feature, Shainblum uncovers online joys to be found at the websites of Virtual McGill and the Office for Science & Society.
Judy Campbell-Gordon runs the Macdonald Campus Southam food laboratory, better known as the test kitchen.
The Applause 2008 gala gathered many of McGill's best and brightest under one roof.
The Women Associates of McGill celebrate 100 years of good deed doing and set up for the next book fair.
Trio of researchers and a quintet of grad students win some serious hardware.
Hang a piece of the Morgan Arboretum on your walls with a Helmut Gerth painting.
Amazon basin-based Amerindians on Google Earth? Are things getting too crowded on the information superhighway?
John Irving Bell will answer the question of whether genomics are changing medicine.