Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council

Here's What Male Crickets Do After A Fight

CBC | Posted 09.14.2013 | Canada

An Ontario researcher has discovered that common male crickets talk trash, dance and brag after winning a fight. The discovery has caught the attent...

Althia Raj

Decades Of Research Down The Drain?

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 05.07.2013 | Canada

OTTAWA — These scientists aren’t asking for much. They just want access to a road, the ability to get in a boat and keep their research going b...

Tories View Pure Science As 'Cash Cow': Critics

The Huffington Post Canada | Melissa Mancini | Posted 05.07.2013 | Canada Politics

The email landed without warning in Brad Anholt’s inbox last April. It left him speechless. “I couldn’t even talk about it. Not for hours,”...

And Canada's Top Science Prize Goes To..

CBC | Posted 04.28.2012 | Canada

Canada's top science and engineering prize, the Herzberg Gold Medal, has been awarded to W. Richard Peltier, a University of Toronto clim...