Features

POPs
March 2019
ENVIRONMENT

It’s January 2018 in Iqaluit, Nunavut, and the temperature is -50C even before the wind chill. But cold is not the only danger....

BIOCHEMISTRY
February 2019
BIOCHEMISTRY

Stephen Withers, a professor in the University of British Columbia’s...

Plactic, materials
January 2019
MATERIALS

The history of synthetic long-chain polymer plastics is the story of the modern world, which would not exist without plastics.

Scientific openness continues to evolve
November / December 2018
METHODOLOGY

When Peking University biophysicist He Jiankui recently announced that...

Murray McLaughlin
October 2018
BIOTECHNOLOGY

North America’s petroleum-based economy can trace its roots to southwestern Ontario...

PHARMACEUTICALS
September 2018
PHARMACEUTICALS

Early in his career at McMaster University Medical Centre in Hamilton, Ont., while on his way to the cafeteria for coffee...