Canada

Researcher to travel Canadian Arctic to observe Belugas Whales

Researcher to travel Canadian Arctic to observe Belugas Whales

Valeria Vergara, research associate at the Vancouver Aquarium is all set to stay at the Canadian Arctic for a full month and study how belugas whales are handling climate change.

Government to Strengthen Efforts to Battle with Alberta’s Pine Beetle Infestation

Due to lack of extended cold temperatures this winter, Alberta's government will have to strengthen its efforts to battle with the mountain pine beetle population in Alberta's forests.

Novartis Seeks US Approval for Meningitis B Drug

Novartis Seeks US Approval for Meningitis B Drug

Seeking approval for its meningitis B vaccine Bexsero for adolescents and young people, Swiss drug-maker Novartis has submitted the vaccine to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

New Nanoparticle Could Replace Traditional Solar Panels

New Nanoparticle Could Replace Traditional Solar Panels

A new type of nanoparticle has been designed by University of Toronto investigators to make solar panels more efficient and much cheaper.

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