Do Canadian geese have an attitude problem? It’s Geographic Information Systems Day and what better way to celebrate than by giving props to one of … [Read more...] about Goose Watch! New University of Waterloo app helps people avoid angry Canadian geese
Are tablets harming your children? For parents worried about how much time their kids spend glued to their iPads, a new study from the University … [Read more...] about Are tablets harming or helping your children?
Researchers at the University of Buffalo have created a smartphone app that can detect autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in children with a 94 per cent … [Read more...] about Detecting Autism: There’s an app for that
Details, details… It may come as a surprise but even physicists with years of training in advanced mathematics are put off by mathematics, as they … [Read more...] about Are physicists afraid of math?
Today’s Google Doodle celebrates Nobel Laureate Sir Frederick Banting, pioneer and co-discoverer of the insulin treatment for diabetes. Born 125 … [Read more...] about Today’s Google Doodle celebrates Canadian insulin discoverer Frederick Banting
Scientists at the University of Cambridge have created the world’s smallest magnifying glass, one that allows researchers to watch single atoms move … [Read more...] about The world’s smallest magnifying glass does amazing things
Canadians are being exposed to dangerous levels of radon gas right in their own homes, according to the Canadian Lung Association, which is urging … [Read more...] about High levels of cancer-causing radon gas in Canadian homes, says Lung Association
Likely the most foolhardy response to Donald Trump’s surprise win in Tuesday night’s election would be to start offering up predictions on what lies … [Read more...] about With Trump as president, what will happen to the Arctic?
Are Canada's palliative care workers at their limit? A new report from the Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians (CSPCP) says that Canada … [Read more...] about Canada’s palliative care workers needs to be doubled, new report says
It turns out that wine and cheese do go together rather heavenly. So, what goes best with cheese? Put away that heady red in favour of a nice dry … [Read more...] about What goes best with cheese: Red wine or white wine?