The University of British Columbia became Canada’s first university to produce both heat and electricity from renewable bioenergy using a gas engine.
FIGHTING for SCIENCE
The past year-and-a-half has seen unprecedented protests by scientists across Canada.
Growing anaerobes faster
The demanding task of isolating and growing anaerobe microorganisms has become simplified and more accurate with the development of commercial PRAS media and has achieved the status of Best Practice in evidence-based microbiology.
$30.4M in CFI funding supports research infrastructure
Hamilton, ON - The Canada Foundation for Innovation has announced $30.4 million in funding through the John R. Evans Leaders Fund. A total of 149 facilities at 32 universities across the country are receiving the funding.
Apr 14, 2014 6:05PM
Biomedical research centre receives $4M funding
Hamilton, ON – Funding of $4 million is being provided to the McMaster-Fraunhofer Project Centre for Biomedical Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing (BEAM) by the Ontario government. The joint project is anticipated to create up to 100...
Apr 14, 2014 5:50PM
$5M creates new health research facility
Sudbury, ON - Ontario’s Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation (NOHFC) is providing $5 million to help create a new health facility in Sudbury to conduct research on cancer, infectious diseases and vaccines.
Apr 14, 2014 5:44PM
Global warming - just a giant natural fluctuation?
Montreal, QC - An analysis of temperature data since 1500 all but rules out the possibility that global warming in the industrial era is just a natural fluctuation in the earth’s climate, according to a new study by McGill University...
Apr 14, 2014 5:22PM
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