Les nanotechnologies peuvent améliorer l’efficacité de l’agriculture sans nécessiter de nouveaux équipements.
La nanotechnologie, qui aborde les matériaux à l’échelle des atomes et des molécules, a de nombreuses applications pour la production alimentaire. Elles pourraient révolutionner le secteur agricole.
Anita Anand, Canada’s minister of public services and procurement, opens a box with some of the first 500,000 of the two million AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine doses that Canada secured last March through a deal with the Serum Institute of India.
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Despite some public virtue signalling, the Canadian government is not doing all it can to improve global access to COVID-19 vaccines. Canada has yet to announce its position on the WTO patent waiver.
In Québec, the biggest child care provider by far is schools. Here, children raise their hands at a care centre in Montréal in August 2006.
CP PHOTO/Ian Barrett
As provinces and territories beyond Québec develop early learning and care plans, they should be aware of the pitfalls of taking shortcuts in response to parent demand.
An astronaut aboard the International Space Station (ISS) took this photograph of numerous gold prospecting pits in eastern Peru.
(NASA/SS Crew Earth Observations Facility and the Earth Science and Remote Sensing Unit, Johnson Space Center)
NASA satellite images reveal the extent of gold-mining in Peru. This information can be used to shut down illegal mining and prevent environmental destruction and contamination.
Will urban life in Toronto — and other cities — return to normal after the pandemic?
A new report looks at how the ongoing coronavirus pandemic is changing Toronto's patterns.
This May, people across Canada will be asked to fill out the 2021 census.
As the conversation about race and diversity becomes more common, why haven't we updated our census to reflect that?
Yuh-Jung Youn, winner of the Oscar for best actress in a supporting role in ‘Minari,’ poses at the Academy Awards, and the film’s director, Lee Isaac Chung, arrives at the ceremony at Union Station in Los Angeles on April 25, 2021,
(AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, Pool)
Second-generation storytellers are being candid about challenges and benefits of creative careers in the face of family hopes or fears, or societal resistance to hearing marginalized narratives.
Le printemps et l'été sont les saisons les plus populaires pour les rénovations. Pour ne pas y laisser son couple, il est important d'établir des règles avant de commencer.
Une architecte et un thérapeute partagent des conseils pour améliorer votre maison sans sacrifier votre relation.
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken, left, is visible as President Joe Biden holds a virtual meeting with the Mexican president at the White House in March 2021.
(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
What do Biden's first 100 days in office mean for the next four years in terms of foreign policy? There are already some clues — but questions too.
Nanotechnology can improve farming efficiency without the need for new infrastructure.
Nanotechnology, which approaches materials at the scale of atoms and molecules, has numerous applications for food production. Applying nanotech could revolutionize the agricultural sector.
The 2020 World Series featured two teams at opposite ends of the salary spectrum: the Los Angeles Dodgers and Tampa Bay Rays. The richer Dodgers were the winners.
(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Twenty years ago, a few small-market Major League Baseball teams used advanced analytics as a secret weapon to compete with large-market teams. But the Moneyball effect is gone now.
Cultivating traditional plants is a way of creating a space that is familiar within a new and often alienating environment.
Seedkeeping can create a sense of home, reconnect communities with ancestral crops and preserve biodiversity and culturally significant crops for future generations.
Children play at the Children’s Centre at Capilano University in Capilano, B.C.
Canada has an opportunity to become a world leader in early childhood education. With monumental federal support, this is the time to build a sustainable and relevant early education system.
People cheer after a guilty verdict was announced at the trial of former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin for the 2020 death of George Floyd.
(AP Photo/Morry Gash)
In the wake of the conviction of the police officer who killed George Floyd, recent court decisions against what's known as "qualified immunity" are promising.
There are many complex pandemic-related risk factors for suicide, and suicide prevention is a crucial public health response to COVID-19.
Combating catastrophic demoralization and suicidal thoughts during COVID-19 means supporting people to reconnect with their values, with meaning in life and with others.
With the pandemic, pathways to permanent residence have been disrupted.
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The system turns employers into immigration enforcement officers and generates a population of people without status who live and work in Canada without a clear path to security of presence or livelihood.
People take part in a rally against hate and confront the rising violence against Asian Americans at Columbus Park in New York, on March 21, 2021.
(AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
Fifteen Asian academics discuss the roots of anti-Asian racism and limits of multiculturalism in Canada while charting a path forward.
As we head into spring and summer, the most popular seasons for home improvement, it’s important for couples to set ground rules before breaking ground.
An architect and a therapist share tips for improving your home without sacrificing your relationship.
La fourmi rouge, Myrmica rubra, est une des espèces de fourmis envahissantes en Ontario. Sa piqûre est douloureuse.
Les animaux commercialisés sont plus susceptibles d’être des espèces envahissantes, y compris un animal de compagnie relativement nouveau : les fourmis.
COVID-19 lockdown measures have been much harder on those with pre-existing anxiety issues or in lower-income demographics.
Canadians who had poor finances and health were more likely to report financial stress across the first several months of the pandemic.