behaviour

The secret lives of Darwin's finches reveal daily commutes the equivalent of 30 soccer fields

Published: 8Jun2022

Using radio transmitters, scientists have gained new insights into the behaviour of medium ground finches in the Galapagos Islands. A study led by McGill University researchers reveals daily...

Using AI to predict suicidal behaviours in students

Published: 28Jul2021

How can we predict suicide risk in students, especially at a time when the COVID-19 pandemic has negatively affected many people’s mental health? According to researchers from Montreal and France,...

The secret lives of Canada lynx

Published: 31May2021

Using a Fitbit and a spy mic, scientists have discovered new insight into the behaviour of the elusive Canada lynx. A new study by researchers from McGill University, University of Alberta, and...

Early bird or night owl? Study links shift worker sleep to ‘chronotype’

Published: 1Jun2021

Getting enough sleep can be a real challenge for shift workers affecting their overall health. But what role does being an early bird or night owl play in getting good rest? Researchers from McGill...

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