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Study shows cannabis poses pregnancy risk

Research News - Fri, 01/17/2020 - 10:18
New research from Queen's and Western universities show real risks associated with cannabis exposure during pregnancy.

Research@Queen’s: Starting a scintillating search

Research News - Thu, 01/16/2020 - 15:20
Over the last decade, the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory (SNO) has taken advantage of a unique piece of research infrastructure and set out on a new mission.

Who is stronger, David or Goliath?

Research News - Fri, 01/10/2020 - 15:47
New research from Queen’s University says the answer depends on your culture.

Clean energy revolution

Research News - Tue, 01/07/2020 - 10:54
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada project funding advances research into replacing inefficient batteries.

Haitian children abandoned by UN fathers

Research News - Thu, 01/02/2020 - 10:30
THE CONVERSATION: The voices of young victims in Haiti can now be heard for the first time thanks to a groundbreaking new research project.

Discoveries, collaborations, and award-winning scholarship

Research News - Thu, 12/19/2019 - 14:35
Research prominence at the national and international level is a key strategic priority for Queen’s.

Manhattan’s rainforest of sound

Research News - Thu, 12/19/2019 - 11:54
MoMA features audio-visual art installation co-designed by Queen’s composer.

Research participation goes virtual

Research News - Wed, 12/18/2019 - 09:44
New online platform connects researchers and people interested in taking part in studies.

Is it better to buy a real Christmas tree or a fake one?

Research News - Tue, 12/17/2019 - 12:42
THE CONVERSATION: Real Christmas trees may be in short supply this year thanks to the 2008 economic downturn, climate change, and insect infestations.

Will Kymlicka receives SSHRC Gold Medal

Research News - Thu, 12/12/2019 - 13:28
Queen’s professor and researcher is awarded one of the highest honours for the social sciences in Canada.

Digital economy’s environmental footprint is threatening the planet

Research News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 12:37
THE CONVERSATION: The digital economy is taking off as are the greenhouse gas emissions, electronic waste, and pollution associated with it.

Research @ Queen’s: Engineering environmental solutions

Research News - Wed, 12/04/2019 - 15:07
Leachate, liners, landfills, and learning – how Queen’s researcher Kerry Rowe is working with, instead of against, nature to solve an environmental problem.

Wildlife exposed to more pollution than previously thought

Research News - Fri, 11/29/2019 - 09:21
THE CONVERSATION: Scientists have a new approach to understanding how pollution threatens species-at-risk in Canada.

Mobilizing research with The Conversation Canada

Research News - Thu, 11/28/2019 - 11:58
CEO and Editor-in-Chief of The Conversation Canada to deliver workshops on the international news platform.

Nobel Laureate earns international honour

Research News - Thu, 11/28/2019 - 09:48
Arthur McDonald named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Research @ Queen’s: Empowerment through revitalization

Research News - Mon, 11/25/2019 - 15:27
Lindsay Morcom, Canada Research Chair in Language Revitalization and Decolonizing Education, has focused her research on the revitalization of Indigenous language and culture

Diabetes on the rise in First Nations populations

Research News - Mon, 11/25/2019 - 09:47
New report shows the disease has reached an all-time high within Canada’s First Nations communities, impact on children is concerning.

Showcasing stories of research and discovery

Research News - Fri, 11/22/2019 - 14:57
IGnite series brings Queen’s research to campus and community audience.

Major upgrade for MRI facility

Research News - Wed, 11/20/2019 - 13:52
Queen’s University announces new state-of-the-art equipment for Centre for Neuroscience Studies.