Faculty of Science News Archive
April 20, 2017 —
'We have not only defined a new and effective target, we have designed a drug to attack it'
April 19, 2017 —
Dr. Jason Treberg, Canada Research Chair in Environmental Dynamics and Metabolism, is examining how environmental factors affect processes in animals at the mitochondrial level.
April 18, 2017 —
Biologist Mark Belmonte hopes the March for Science on April 22 will bring attention to the importance of science, data and empirical evidence when it comes to policy making at all levels of government
April 17, 2017 —
The nesting of geese on campus is only the first part of the problem.
April 6, 2017 —
Kevin Fraser, Associate Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences is an expert songbird migration researcher. He is one of just a few scientists in Manitoba studying the migratory patterns of songbirds, many of which pass through here on their way from their northern breeding sites, to warmer southern climes, and back again.
April 5, 2017 —
Join us on campus on Saturday, May 13, 2017 for a free day of fun and discovery.
March 30, 2017 —
Understanding sex determination in lampreys will help us understand the evolution of sex determination in vertebrates.”
March 29, 2017 —
On March 2nd, University of Manitoba alumna Kaitlin Vitt released her first book entitled Planted: Stories From Manitoba’s Natural World. The 80 page piece of creative non-fiction is a exploration of the people, plants, and fungi that make our province diverse and rich.
March 29, 2017 —
On March 4th and 5th, two intrepid computer science students from the University of Manitoba made it big at DementiaHack, a hackathon to develop relevant, practical, and innovative approaches to dealing with dementia.
March 24, 2017 —
A new study by an international consortium of astronomy researchers has found that massive black holes in the center of galaxies can get “kicked out” by gravitational waves