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Frances Mackay wins the 2013 CAIMS Dissertation Award

The challenge of modelling colloidal particles in complex fluids resulted in an algorithm to simplify existing models.

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Dr. Brian Branfireun

Nature’s Early Warning System: Finding the tipping point from pristine to polluted

“Climate change and increasing human activity have the potential to disrupt the peatlands ecosystem very quickly if we don’t understand their impact.”


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Gold, Silver & How People Are Getting Creative Just To Survive

Keith Barron spoke with King World News about the gold and silver markets and how people are getting creative just to survive. 

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SpaceRef Canada - Canada's Space Program is Gradually Building Space Mission Operations Capability

London Community News - Look up, way up, and I'll call the rover

Western Media Release - Western students operate Mars rover in partnership with Canadian Space Agency

The London Free Press - ASTROPHYSICISTS-Western University hosts world conference

Environment & Energy Publishing - Are some fish already adapting to climate change?

GlobeAdvisor.com - Could 'CoCos' be a short-sellers dream?

The Londoner - Biologists go fishing for answers

Phys.org - Maternal effect key to fish combating climate change

Western Media Release  - Western hosts major international computer science conference

The Globe and Mail - Salmon can adapt to warmer environment, study says

Radio Canada International  - Warming will change wetlands, release CO2: study

Western Media Release  - Evolutionary biologists discover "maternal effect" key to fish combating climate change

CHRW Radio Western  - Warmer Temperatures result in Peat Moss Decline, Sedge Increase

Western Media Release  - New study from Western's Biotron shows climate change impacts northern wetlands

AirSpaceMag.com  - Plastic as a Sign of Civilization

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