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  • Scinapse Science Education Group presents the Undergraduate Science Case Competition 2014
  • 16th Annual Meeting of Canadian Mathematics Departments Chairs and Heads
  • Mark Daley and IBM solve riddles of brain disorders
  • Gold plated solar power:  Giovanni Fanchini ups the efficiency and lowers the cost of solar cells

    Gold plated solar power: Giovanni Fanchini's big idea uses tiny nanoclusters

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Tanya Harrison awarded the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

For Tanya Harrison fires burn for an understanding of other worlds and their processes, seen and invisible that lay beyond Earth’s surface, stretching into the boundless depths of space.

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Six researchers named to Royal Society of Canada

Drs. Gail Atkinson (Earth Sciences) Brock Fenton (Biology) and Wayne Hocking (Physics and Astronomy) are now members of the prestigious RSC.

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Simon Donato

100 Miles of Wild: Madagascar's Limestone Labyrinth

Simon Donato is one of a group of North American 21st adventurers who is embarking on one of their most challenging expeditions: a trek through 100 miles of the unexplored northern section of Strict Nature Reserve in the Tsingy, Madagascar to create the world's first detailed map of the region.

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Canadian Consulting Engineer - Researchers find ways to make solar more efficient


Canadian Geographic -  Canadian Geographic kicks off World Space Week with Bill Nye


The Varsity - We see thee rise


The Weather Network - Bill Nye and the Planetary Society highlight Canada's top achievements in space exploration


Photonics.com - Gold Nanoclusters Enhance Solar Power


Blackburnnews.com - Solar Power To Charge Phones


Phys.org - Scientists revolutionize solar power with new "gold nanocluster" technology


Mining.com - Canadian researchers modernize solar power with nano gold technology


Earth Times - A Canadian Midas touch for solar cells


TechiDec - New "Gold nanocluster" technologies improves solar cell eficiency


Metro News - Golden Western U discovery could make charging your cellphone a thing of the past


South Asia Mail - Western University scientists revolutionize solar power with new technology


Western News - Professor connects math, biology to order behaviour


South Asia Mail - London Bug Day boasts cockroach races, edible insects and zoo


SpaceRef - Western's Gordon Osinski joins Bill Nye the Science Guy™ at Canadian Space Program Celebration


Metro News - Western University wants you to appreciate bugs for more than their flavour


London Community News - Getting the bugs out


io9 - Astronauts Are Everywhere On The Off-Season


SpaceRef - Western University hosts International Observe the Moon Night on Saturday, September 6


Huffington Post - Plastiglomerate: The Rock of the Future Made Into Sculpture


Brantford Expositor - Ontario students conduct mock Mars mission



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