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The Conversation: Fossil fuel era is ending, but the lawsuits are just beginning

Research News - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 14:06
An American coal company is suing the Canadian government over Alberta's plan to combat climate change.

Examining Indigenous rights and the RCMP

Research News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 14:00
New research from Queen’s University examines how the RCMP assess protests.

Capturing the Art of Research

Research News - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 11:17
The annual Art of Research photo contest is open for submissions until March 1, 2019.

The Conversation: When pets are family, the benefits extend into society

Research News - Fri, 01/11/2019 - 10:54
Studies show that living with a pet has positive outcomes when pets are considered family members and not property.

Hormone could slow Alzheimer’s progression

Research News - Mon, 01/07/2019 - 12:15
Queen’s University researcher discovers potential new treatment for Alzheimer’s disease.

The Conversation: The group dynamics that make terrorist teams work

Research News - Thu, 01/03/2019 - 12:55
There is a common misconception in the West that leaders of al-Qaida and ISIS are recruiting and brainwashing people into giving up their lives for the Jihad.

Bell Mental Health Research Chair appointed to Order of Canada

Research News - Wed, 01/02/2019 - 16:05
Heather Stuart (Public Health Sciences) is recognized for her commitment to advancing the mental health conversation.

YEAR IN REVIEW: Research at Queen’s in 2018

Research News - Thu, 12/20/2018 - 10:31
Researchers at Queen's and their work continue to grab attention locally, nationally, and around the world.

Physicist receives Humboldt Research Award

Research News - Mon, 12/17/2018 - 15:47
Queen’s professor garners competitive international research honour.

The Conversation: Have we reached Peak Car?

Research News - Mon, 12/17/2018 - 10:58
With car manufacturers closing down factories, and self-driving technologies improving and becoming more widely accepted, have we reached Peak Car?

Revitalizing Policy Studies

Research News - Wed, 12/12/2018 - 09:08
Principal Daniel Woolf announces plans to elevate the School of Policy Studies by drawing on expertise across many faculties.

The Conversation: The impact of climate change on language loss

Research News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 10:17
Approximately 7,000 languages are spoken in the world today, but only about half are expected to survive this century.

Smith expert sees positives for Canadian economy in 2019

Research News - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 16:14
Despite falling oil prices and rising interest rates Evan Dudley predicts further economic growth at Business Forecast Luncheon.

Canada Foundation for Innovation seeking input

Research News - Thu, 11/29/2018 - 16:00
The CFI has proposed a conversation with the research community and key stakeholders on the future of research and research infrastructure in Canada.

Bridging the gap between science and art

Research News - Thu, 11/29/2018 - 13:33
A lab affiliated with the Beaty Water Research Centre participated in a creative collaboration with Art the Science.

The Conversation: How sex and gender influence how we vote

Research News - Thu, 11/29/2018 - 13:07
We must consider how voters identify themselves in terms of gender to truly understand how women and men think about politics.

Breaking new ground at the intersection of AI and law

Research News - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 13:40
The Conflict Analytics Lab is uniting experts across the globe with cutting-edge technologies that tackle some of law's toughest challenges.  

A national honour

Research News - Mon, 11/26/2018 - 12:38
Three Queen’s faculty members now invested as Officers of the Order of Canada.

A seniors’ oasis

Research News - Fri, 11/23/2018 - 14:12
Unique model of active aging in place expands from Kingston to other parts of Ontario.

New program honours past and present researchers

Research News - Fri, 11/23/2018 - 11:38
The Distinguished University Professor program was created to recognize researchers who have made significant and lasting contributions to Queen’s and beyond.