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Scientists develop biological supercomputer

"For a bigger problem we have to make a larger computer.” Dan Nicolau, first author of the study and chair of the department of bioengineering. 

Published: 29 Feb 2016

The Right Chemistry: The dangers of cadmium

Column by Joe Schwarcz, director of the Office for Science & Society. Montreal Gazette

Published: 29 Feb 2016

Why Saskatchewan should join the carbon-pricing club

Op-ed by Chris Ragan, associate professor of economics and chair of Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission. The Globe and Mail

Published: 29 Feb 2016

Magasiner sa chirurgie au laser en 2016

«Le patient a une grande part de responsabilité. Idéalement, il arrive préparé, il a fait ses recherches et il n'hésite pas à poser des questions», explique la Dre  Johanna Choremis, professeure adjointe à l'Université McGill et à l'Université de Montréal et porte-parole de l'Association des médecins ophtalmologistes. Canoe

Published: 26 Feb 2016

Planet Nine hunters enlist big bang telescopes

Nicolas Cowan of McGill University in Montreal, Canada, and his colleagues have calculated that it should emit its own kind of signal we can pick up – radio waves. New Scientist

Published: 25 Feb 2016

Quebec to track, study use of medicinal marijuana

“The registry is now basically open for business,” said principal investigator Dr. Mark Ware, a family doctor and McGill researcher who specializes in pain management. The Globe and Mail

Published: 25 Feb 2016

L'Iran veut liaisons aériennes directes avec Canada

Paul Dempsey, directeur de l'Institut de droit aérien et spatial et Armand de Mestral, professeur à l'Institut de droit aérien et spatial sont tous les deux cités. Radio-Canada

Published: 25 Feb 2016

Opinion: Zika and the Age of Global Swarming

Op-ed by Anthony Ricciardi, professor of environmental science at the Redpath Museum and McGill School of Environment. Montreal Gazette

Published: 24 Feb 2016

Winter cyclists gaining more respect on bike paths

“I’m happy they’re actually doing now what they should have been doing all along. I would attack the previous years when they didn’t do that.” Ahmed M. El-Geneidy, associate professor, School of Urban Planning. Montreal Gazette

Published: 24 Feb 2016

Do you really need breakfast to lose weight?

Op-ed by Dr. Mitch Shulman, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Surgery. The Suburban

Published: 24 Feb 2016

Réforme du système de santé: trop destructrice

Article d’opinion par Henry Mintzberg, Titulaire de la Chaire de gestion John Cleghorn à la Faculté de gestion Desautels. Le Devoir

Published: 24 Feb 2016

Cancer du pancréas: traquer le tueur tranquille

Ce n'est pas tous les jours qu'on peut connaître les avancées dans les recherches sur le cancer. Le chercheur Dr George Zogopoulos a parlé avec fierté de ses découvertes, samedi, lors de l'après-ski de Skions pour la vie pour le Fonds commémoratif Rob Lutterman. La Presse

Published: 23 Feb 2016

Watson: The spectacular things growth brings

Column by William Watson, Professor of Economics. Ottawa Citizen

Published: 23 Feb 2016

Thupten Jinpa: the Dalai Lama's translator for 30 years

Thupten Jinpa was a bright young Tibetan Buddhist monk, who had joined the Dalai Lama's inner circle as principal English-language translator. Today, he's a professor at McGill University. He still translates for the Dalai Lama. CBC News

Published: 23 Feb 2016

Refugee health care’s coming back

“So far as coverage of medical services is concerned, the April 1 [refugee health] reform changes very little. This is because the majority of refugee claimants (theoretically) have always continued to have full coverage of medical services. They never lost it.” Janet Cleveland, McGill University researcher and psychologist. Global News

Published: 22 Feb 2016

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