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Google and Microsoft are creating a monopoly on coding in plain language

Tue, 09/21/2021 - 15:01
The Conversation: Natural language coding means that people won’t need to learn specialized coding languages to write programs or design websites. But large corporations will control the means of translation.

Access to essential cancer medicines is unequal globally

Tue, 09/21/2021 - 12:05
Patients in most countries do not have access to basic cancer medicines, according to new research from Christopher Booth (Oncology) and collaborators at the World Health Organization (WHO).

Inuit cancer patients often face difficult decisions without support far from home

Wed, 09/15/2021 - 15:58
The Conversation: Inuit living in their traditional territory must travel long distances — often with no personal support — for specialized health-care services like cancer care, obstetrics and dialysis.

Preserving the flora

Wed, 09/15/2021 - 14:52
The Fowler Herbarium, a museum of over 140,000 dried plant specimens, is critical for identifying, monitoring, and conserving plant biodiversity in Eastern Ontario.

World-renowned philosopher earns Royal Society of Canada award

Tue, 09/14/2021 - 14:58
Will Kymlicka has been recognized with the Pierre Chauveau medal for outstanding contributions to the humanities.

Four health leaders named to Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

Fri, 09/10/2021 - 13:38
Queen’s health scientists and leaders receive one of Canada’s most prestigious academic honours.

Hot not boring: Mountain building may have looked different a billion years ago

Thu, 09/09/2021 - 11:01
New research by Queen’s professor Chris Spencer explores the earth’s crust, ultra-high temperatures, and mountain building events.

After the Paralympics: Initiative to get more Canadians involved in power wheelchair sports

Tue, 09/07/2021 - 16:26
The Conversation: Within the parasport community itself, inclusivity and access is a real issue, especially for those who do not fit the mold of how we think an athlete “should” look or move.

Decoding COVID-19

Tue, 09/07/2021 - 16:05
Queen's researchers are leading Canadian efforts to better understand the virus through genomics.

Four Queen’s researchers elected to the Royal Society of Canada

Fri, 09/03/2021 - 11:51
Researchers ranging in expertise from intercultural psychology to maternal care will be inducted into Canada’s national academy.

Reimagining the perception of a parasport athlete

Mon, 08/23/2021 - 13:39
Queen’s University-led project works to expand opportunities for adaptive sports across Canada.

Making sense of COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy in Russia: Lessons from the past and present

Wed, 08/18/2021 - 13:54
Coverage of Russian vaccination rollout has focused largely on concerns about ethics of development and inconsistent messaging. But Russian-language research complicates this picture.

Tick-Talk with researcher Robert Colautti

Mon, 08/16/2021 - 15:39
The evolutionary biologist discusses ticks, tick-borne diseases, and his part in developing a portable device to test ticks for Lyme disease while in the field.

Queen’s researcher awarded NSERC Discovery Grant for breakthrough work in novel organic coatings

Mon, 08/09/2021 - 14:13
Federal funding will help organic chemistry expert Cathleen Crudden accelerate new research and support training that could advance innovation across industrial, healthcare, and technology sectors.

Funding provides leading-edge technological resources to researchers

Fri, 08/06/2021 - 13:49
Ten researchers at Queen’s University receive funding from the Canada Foundation for Innovation John R. Evans Leaders Fund.

Don’t try to replace pets with robots – design them to be more like service animals

Thu, 08/05/2021 - 14:55
The Conversation: We should use existing technologies to design robots that provide other services, like health care and lifestyle support.

Ontario invests in research and innovation

Wed, 07/28/2021 - 09:46
The Government of Ontario is providing $4.3 million in funding for four Queen’s research projects.

Queen’s health researcher hits research milestone

Mon, 07/26/2021 - 14:32
Dr. Stephen Archer, Head of Medicine at Queen’s and Canada Research Chair in Mitochondrial Dynamics and Translational Medicine, achieves an h-index of >100.

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