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Cities and countries aim to slash plastic waste within a decade

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 11:55
Without action, the amount of plastic waste produced globally could reach as much as 265 million tonnes per year by 2060.

Five strategies to improve medical training – to reduce stress and boost expertise

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 14:53
A 'learn local' strategy, along with increased residency positions and the return of a rotating internship could go a long way towards improving Canada's system of medical training.

Greater awareness needed for women with undiagnosed bleeding disorders

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 13:12
The Conversation: On World Hemophilia Day, professor and clinician scientist Paula James shares what women need to know about heavy menstruation and bleeding disorders.

Images showcase the beauty and creativity of Queen’s research

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 13:52
Announcing the winners of the 2019 Art of Research photo contest.

The Conversation: Remembering minorities amid Eastern Europe’s centenary celebrations

Wed, 04/10/2019 - 13:07
While many countries across Eastern Europe celebrate 100 years since they were born or restored as nation-states after the First World War, not everyone in these states are celebrating.

Rising waters

Mon, 04/08/2019 - 09:48
New research suggests that glaciers are disappearing and sea levels are rising.

The Conversation: Perverse passions that will not die

Thu, 04/04/2019 - 14:33
One of the reasons the myth of vampires endures and captures popular imagination is that vampires are a powerful metaphor for a wide range of cultural practices and social problems.

Queen’s University alumna named Gairdner laureate

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 14:11
Connie Eaves earns the prestigious Canada Gairdner Wightman Award for her work in cancer research.

It is the People’s Choice

Tue, 04/02/2019 - 13:42
Cast your vote for the Art of Research photo contest People's Choice category

Seminar fosters discussions and lasting connections

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 13:55
Three Queen's researchers to present at Eastern Ontario Regional Seminar of the Royal Society of Canada.

Minister Bains tours Mitchell Hall ahead of opening

Thu, 03/28/2019 - 16:24
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Minister Navdeep Bains and Kingston and the Islands MP Mark Gerretsen got a close-up look at labs, innovation centre, and student wellness learning spaces.

Putting a focus on water-related issues

Thu, 03/28/2019 - 08:50
Beaty Water Research Centre offers excellence in research and interdisciplinary education.

Recognizing research outreach

Tue, 03/26/2019 - 10:03
Queen’s researcher Oyedeji Ayonrinde garners outreach award for efforts to educate Canadians about the risks of cannabis.

Research storytelling events captivate audiences

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 15:17
IGnite: Research Stories to Inspire Generations will feature talks on gender policy and environmental issues

The Conversation: Hurricanes to deliver a bigger punch to coasts

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 13:58
Climate change is making hurricanes more destructive, and may have boosted the intensity of cyclone Idai that hit East Africa.

Smith professor wins Bank of Canada award

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 09:39
​Ryan Riordan receives research grant worth up to $30,000 a year over two years

Tree swallows expose state of our climate

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 09:32
Queen's University research examines local bird population to reveal how weather patterns are changing.

The Conversation: Echoes of 2008 – Could climate change spark a global financial crisis?

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 09:52
Increasingly severe losses for insurers due to climate change could result in a global financial crisis.

Building research infrastructure

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 09:30
Queen’s researchers receive more than $1 million in research infrastructure funding from Canada Foundation for Innovation.

The Conversation: A U.S.-China trade deal does not slow China’s rise

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 11:41
America may have missed a window of opportunity to curb China’s rise when it pulled out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership.