Faculty of Science

Western Science Speaks Podcast

Welcome to Western Science Speaks, a bimonthly podcast designed to introduce you to some of our interesting faculty and graduate students and the research they perform. From termites to telescopes to biodegradable polymers, let us share with you our passion, creativity, and scientific contribution to the global community. 

Plants in the Age of Climate Change

In the age of climate change, plants must adapt to ecosystems that are in constant flux. This week Western Science Speaks interviews Dr Danielle Way and her two graduate students about how plants physiologically respond to high temperatures, drought stress, and changes in CO2 concentration.