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English-speaking universities continue to dominate the world, according to a new ranking from the Times Higher Education (THE) supplement released on Thursday. Of the top 24, 16 were American and six were British. Canada and Switzerland...Show More Summary
Researches at the Simon Fraser University in Canada have come up with a control system for bionic hands that lets a user "feel" the fingers of the prosthetic limb.
Hardware designers and manufacturers have been dreaming of bringing holographic mobile devices to life for some time now. But it seems like a team of researchers at Queen’s University in Canada might have beaten them all to the punch with the HoloFlex. Show More Summary
Montreal, May 4th 2016 -- A new study led by a team from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) and Cystic Fibrosis Canada reinforces the benefits of newborn screening for cystic fibrosis (CF) patients. Show More Summary
Recent research from the University of Guelph in Ontario, Canada, has found that soy can limit the growth of some bacteria, such as Listeria and Pseudomonas, and that it does it better than chemical-based agents. “Current synthetic-based,...Show More Summary
Cosmologist Latham Boyle with Canada's Perimeter Institute is excited about the unknowns that gravitational waves could now reveal. He explained there was a span of decades between the discovery of radio waves and their use in astronomy. “For 40 or...
If you're constantly stressed about fitting a workout into your daily schedule, we have good news. A study published by McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, just released a report corroborating what exercise scientists have...Show More Summary
With one week still remaining in the federal telecommunications regulator’s hearing focused on the state of Internet access in Canada, the process has taken a surprising turn that ultimately cries out for leadership from Navdeep Bains,...Show More Summary
Richard Moon (University of Windsor), The Accreditation of Trinity Western University's Law Program: There is a debate at the moment about whether the law societies (which regulate the legal profession in the various provinces) must accredit a law program to be offered by Trinity Western University [TWU], a private Evangelical...
by Ethan Linck A University of Washington mathematician developed a model that offers an explanation for how monarch butterflies know how to fly from Canada to Mexico. Manuel M Almeida/shutterstock.com On the Internal Compass of Monarch...Show More Summary
Pro-life activists at the University of Victoria in Canada have lost a free-speech battle through British Columbia’s highest court on Monday. The decision was not even close. The Times Colonist reports the British Columbia Court of Appeals unanimously rejected arguments by a pro-life student club that insisted the university consider freedom of expression when restricting […]
Oh, Canada. With your dreamy, viral-going prime minister and your universal health care and your [FIND OUT SOMETHING ELSE GOOD ABOUT CANADA BEFORE POSTING], you seemed so chill, so easy to be around, and yet you haven’t even made 4/20 a school holiday yet? Maybe I had you all wrong!
A study undertaken by scientists from the University of Alberta and Environment and Climate Change Canada to understand swimming behavior in polar bears is showing an increase in this behavior related to changes in the amount and location of summer sea ice. Show More Summary
Canada’s largest motion picture exhibitor Cineplex Entertainment have updated their Windows Phone app to a Universal Windows App for phone and PC. The app lets users access all the important services of their local Cineplex cinema and features: Quickly access movie showtime information for any Cineplex theatre Log in or sign up to Cineplex Connect, your […]
It’s Equal Pay Day today in Ontario, Canada, following on America’s Equal Pay Day on Tuesday, April 12, and the American Association of University Women (AAUW) has released their Spring 2016 statistics on the gender pay gap – and they’re not looking good. Show More Summary
The future of Internet access in Canada takes centre stage this week at a major hearing focused on whether it’s time to update the rules associated with universal access to communications services. Canada has long had regulations inShow More Summary
Craig on the Failure To Interpret and Apply Canada’s Rape Shield Provision Properly Elaine Craig, Dalhousie University School of Law, is publishing Section 276 Misconstrued: The Failure to Properly Interpret and Apply Canada’s Rape Shield Provisions in the Canadian Bar Review. Show More Summary
Canada needs to stop making the rest of the world look bad. It's embarrassing.Hazim Ismail is a student at the University of Winnipeg who was planning on returning to his home country of Malaysia once he graduated. The problem is that he's gay and an atheist... Show More Summary
Despite anti-poverty efforts, hunger in Canada has not decreased - and it has now reached epidemic levels in Nunavut, where almost half of households suffer from food insecurity, according to a new study by University of Toronto researchers. One...Show More Summary