Happy half century!

COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS
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The Constituent Societies of the CIC congratulate their members who are celebrating 50-years of membership in 2013: ...

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A good mix for innovation

COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS
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Laurence Meadows of Mitacs, a not-for-profit organization that funds internships and fellowships to encourage innovation, presents at a Vancouver Local Section event in...

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Gold & DNA simplify disease detection

HEALTH
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A clever combination of functional DNA and gold nanoparticles has produced a point-of-care diagnostic system that could allow medical workers in developing countries to achieve faster and cheaper detection of many common diseases. ...

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Then and now

COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS
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From the beginning, the history of the companies that would become Canadian Industries Limited (C-I-L) have been entangled with that of the nation itself. The Hamilton Powder Company, founded in 1862, manufactured black powder — and later, dynamite

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Cold Case

ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMISTRY

As the days wax longer, few of us care to dwell on the snow and ice that dominated the andscape only weeks...

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Human Factor

INNOVATION

These days, technical skills alone do not an engineer make. Over the last decade, engineering schools across Canada have focused increasingly...

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