The internet has changed the way scientists communicate with their funders, the public and each other.
Science communication online is important to the intellectual work of scientists.
Toddlers quickly adapt to the fact that words can be pronounced differently depending on many factors.
Adults aren't the only language teachers: six-year-olds still produce sounds differently than adults, but toddlers are extremely good at understanding the speech of children six years and older.
Penelitian di Hamilton Kanada memicu studi tentang ketidaksetaraan di perkotaan dengan pendekatan teknologi .
Ketidaksetaraan di perkotaan belum dapat diberantas oleh kemajuan teknologi dan kebijakan-kebijakan. Namun, pemodelan komputer dapat membantu kita memahami ketidaksetaraan di perkotaan
Urban research conducted in Hamilton, Ont. inspired a new technology-driven approach to studying urban inequality.
Developing computer models can help us to study the structural causes of urban inequality.
A storm blows over the Tsá Tué Biosphere Reserve.
A holistic approach to conservation finds people have a place in the natural world and a responsibility to maintain it.
Today, and into the future, consulting archival documents increasingly means reading them on a screen.
As our societies lose paper trails and increasingly rely on digital information, historians, and their grasps of context, will become more important than ever.
Proposing ‘progress studies’ as a new academic field of study ignores history.
A recent article in The Atlantic called for a "new science of progress" - this is dangerous and ignores the academic study of the history of human development.
Whose responsibility is it to manage technology-related distractions in class?
Some students who participated in a study of technology in the classroom believed instructors are at fault if students turn to technology when they are bored.
A child with autism spectrum disorder scans faces differently.
Mathematics researchers have developed a technique for detecting autism that could eventually make a diagnostic process faster and less stressful for children and families.
A new city ordinance in Berkeley, Calif., that officially changes the name from ‘manhole cover’ to ‘maintenance cover’ has stirred up a media commotion.
(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
A progressive city's new ordinance on gender-neutral language provokes a worldwide media storm.
“Gaming disorder” was introduced into the 11th revision of the International Classification of Diseases, by the World Health Organization in 2018.
It is possible for teenagers to be addicted to screen-time activities such as video gaming. It is also possible for parents to do something about it.
Will eliminating competition at younger ages mean retaining athletes and building strong elite teams? Here, United States’ Megan Rapinoe blows a victory kiss after the U.S. won the final match of the 2019 Women’s World Cup.
(AP Photo/Claude Paris)
Changing how a sport runs means appealing to many people who are invested — like coaches, parents and participants — and managing their concerns.
Coverage for essential and effective medications would be the “ounce of prevention” that is worth a pound of cure in our cash-strapped Canadian health-care system.
Some Canadians go without heat and food to buy their medications. Others simply don't take them because they can't afford to. This is why we need a national pharmacare plan.
A seismic line (petroleum exploration corridor) traverses a wetland in northern Alberta.
Petroleum exploration in Alberta has disturbed more than 1,900 sq. km of wetlands in Alberta, boosting emissions of methane: a potent greenhouse gas.
Toronto Raptors fans sing the Canadian anthem at what’s dubbed “Jurassic Park” before the first game of the NBA Finals.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Tijana Martin
Hockey is often considered Canada's national sport, but with the changing demographics of the country and the rising success of the Toronto Raptors, basketball is also seen as a national sport.
Interdisciplinary programs can help to address Canada’s data deficit gap.
Canada's data deficit represents an absence of information; however, just as crucial is the deficit in the skills required to analyze collected data.
An early comics book writer inspired today’s TV writing. The Umbrella Academy (Netflix), based on the comic book by Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá, tops binge-worthy TV lists this month. Mary J. Blige plays Cha-Cha, an assassin that can travel through time.
Christos Kalohoridis / Netflix
Our current golden age of TV storytelling is influenced by comic books, in particular, one writer: Chris Claremont pushed boundaries and gave audiences strong female leads and deeply involved dramas.
Lever de soleil sur Montréal. Quand il s’agit d’urbanisme, la question n’est pas tant de savoir comment planifier physiquement nos villes différemment, mais plutôt comment convaincre le public et les politiciens de réaliser ce changement.
La question n’est pas tant de savoir comment planifier physiquement nos villes différemment, mais plutôt comment convaincre le public et les politiciens de réaliser ce changement.
La pub de Stella Artois mettant en vedette deux grosses pointures, lors du Super Bowl. Les pubs ont déçu, car elles n'ont rien brassé. Mais la conversation se poursuit sur la «masculinité toxique».
Après la pub #MeToo de Gillette, un thérapeute nous dit comment les publicités du Super Bowl l'ont déçu. Mais la conversation se poursuit sur la «masculinité toxique».
An ad by a beer company was sweet but didn’t challenge any social norms.
After the #me-too inspired Gillette ad, a male therapist says this year's Super Bowl ads were disappointingly mild. But let's not let that stop us from challenging each other.