Dr. Janet Rossant is a developmental biologist who is being heralded for her pioneering efforts in early embryonic stem cell research.
For half a century David Suzuki has been a cautioning voice about our stewardship of the planet.
Robot? Pshaw. Anyone can build one of those. But how about one that can feel?
FROM THE ARCHIVE: Can you control your dreams? According to Dr. Stephen LaBerge, a world-renowned Stanford University psychophysiologist and an authority on lucid dreaming, the answer is yes.
And now for some good news: the ozone layer might actually be repairing itself.
Small step or giant leap—call it what you will, it was historic.
Museums encourage discovery in unexpected ways, often about the unexpected itself. These seven galleries around the world display the likes of history’s unusual, unpredictable, and oft un-celebrated.
WINTER WHITES: Twenty-five years after the lives of 14 women were taken too soon at Polytechnique Montréal, the engineering school has launched a commemorative fundraising initiative to support women in science.
FROM THE ARCHIVE: The Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation promotes dialogue between outstanding scholars in the social sciences and humanities, and creative individuals with an interest in issues of public policy in government, the professions, business, the arts, and the voluntary sector.