In May 2019, Canada made a partial submission to the United Nations on the limits of its extended continental shelf in the Arctic.
With global warming, underwater Arctic kelp forests are proliferating, and might be a potential resource.
Bitcoin trading is difficult to predict, but artificial neural networks may be able to discern patterns.
Here is how our mobile phones compare with the computer that landed man on the moon in 1969.
New technologies can help locate large methane leaks in a faster and more effective manner.
Renewed helium exploration in Western Canada may provide new sources to address the global shortage.
Imagining how to increase water managers’ empathy for others in a holistic way is critical for our human and planetary future.
Cities need to focus on intelligent, collaborative and community-oriented approaches to smart city planning. This is important when it comes to addressing the roots of urban challenges.
Layers of rock provide a historical record of variations in the Earth's orbit, revealing information about the planet's climate billions of years ago.
A government-imposed internet blackout in Sudan is the latest in a series of internet shutdowns as a means to quell dissent.
The UK Online Harms White Paper outlines possible internet regulation measures, and Canada would do well to study its approach.
Carbon in soil can help with tackling climate change. Maintaining soil quality by supporting farmers through economic incentives and technical approaches is important.
Understanding the different facets of soil reveals a complex and fascinating cultural and evolutionary history.
Open access publishing still profits publishers, with little added value for researchers.
In a recent Canadian court case, defence and prosecution argued over whether a suspect was required to provide his password to allow for a search warrant to be executed on his phone.
Only one Canadian discovery has brought home a Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine. But, like winning another Stanley Cup, Canadians should not give up hope.
Forensic veterinarians are helping to combat crimes against animals -- and since animal abuse often occurs alongside violence against women and children, they are helping to protect people, too.
The history of how Alphabet Inc. and its subsidiaries manage children and data is a troubling one. How will Sidewalk Labs address concerns about minors and privacy in Toronto's Quayside project?
How do we get get aroused? And how can this happen without noticing it? Do the sounds we make during sex mean anything? Could rats help us figure these questions out?
The polio vaccination successfully eradicated the disease in Canada. Can the same happen with other diseases?