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A cross-country "energy corridor" for Canada? | CTV News

Published: 24May2019

MAY 24, 2019 | Conservative leader Andrew Scheer revived the idea of a coast-to-coast energy corridor, a policy that has picked up interest in recent years. Chris Ragan, Director of the Max Bell...

Expert: Theresa May quits

Published: 24May2019

"Theresa May has said she will quit as Conservative leader on 7 June, paving the way for a contest to decide a new prime minister." (BBC)...

UNDER TECHNOLOGY | Canadian researchers on promising path towards developing flu treatment using lipid target

Published: 24May2019

How can we help our immune system to balance the two main host defense strategies: attacking pathogens (called host resistance) and preserving our own tissue (called disease tolerance)? Dr. Erwan...

MONTREAL GAZETTE | Immigrant war survivor brings inspiring message to students

Published: 24May2019

Thomas Hecht’s memories of his first school days in Montreal weren’t pleasant. He was bullied because he looked different, dressed differently and spoke no English.

NEW ATLAS | Flipper-legged robot runs, swims, and is ready to hit the bigtime

Published: 24May2019

Back in 2013, we heard about an all-terrain walking robot known as RHex. Designed in a collaboration between McGill University and the University of Pennsylvania, it used six flipper-like legs to...

Expert: Narendra Modi Elected with "historic mandate" in India

Published: 23May2019

"Prime Minister Narendra Modi has thanked the people of India for giving him a "historic mandate" of five more years in office, after a landslide victory in the general election." (BBC)

Widespread permafrost degradation seen in high Arctic terrain

Published: 22May2019

Rapid changes in terrain are taking place in Canada’s high Arctic polar deserts due to increases in summer air temperatures.

Detecting bacteria in space

Published: 22May2019

Scientists at the University of Montreal and McGill University have pioneered and tested a new genomic methodology which reveals a complex bacterial ecosystem at work on the International Space...

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