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Mapping Star Wars Force Awakens characters

“I came away with the sense that it felt as though it was the same as A New Hope, but I didn’t feel disappointed. That paradox got me thinking." Derek Ruths, associate professor in the School of Computer Science and head of Network Dynamics Lab. Wired

Published: 7 Mar 2016

Mysterious cosmic radio bursts found to repeat

The findings stem from a discovery made in November, when McGill University Ph.D. student Paul Scholz was working with FRB data from the Arecibo radio telescope in Puerto Rico, which is the largest of its kind. The Washington Post

Published: 3 Mar 2016

Interview with Victoria Kaspi

McGill’s leading astrophysicist talks fundamental science research, academic gender imbalances and amateur dramatics as a parent. Times Higher Education

Published: 3 Mar 2016

Les dangers du GPS

Véronique Bohbot, chercheuse à l’Institut Douglas et professeure agrégée au département de psychiatrie, est citée. La Presse

Published: 3 Mar 2016

Le mont Royal au sommet du ski de fond

C’est un groupe de professeurs de l’Université McGill qui fit la première sortie de groupe de ski au pays, selon les annales. Le Devoir

Published: 2 Mar 2016

A Voice for Youth

For 25 years, McGill University’s Nico Trocmé, winner of the 2014 Connection Award, has been a leading and vocal advocate for youth. Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council

Published: 2 Mar 2016

Courir pour aller travailler

Pascal Brissette, en plus d'être un père comblé, est professeur agrégé, directeur du Centre de recherches interdisciplinaires en études montréalaises et directeur du programme d'études sur le Québec au Département de langue et de littérature française de l'Université McGill. Sa particularité? Il se rend au travail (et en revient) à la course, et ce, tous les jours depuis trois ans!...

Published: 2 Mar 2016

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

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