Scientists at UdeM have developed a unique technique to map, on a scale of milliseconds, the elasticity of the components inside a cell.
An international team has discovered that some stars at the end of their life cycle have cores that are twice as big as previously believed. Is it time to re-think the theory of stellar evolution?
In Quebec, more anglophones are choosing French universities.
For her doctoral thesis, Laureline Chiapello is studying the creativity of video game designers.
Paul Raymond Robichaud is writing his doctoral thesis on the principle of locality in quantum physics.
For his doctorate, Sylvain Gaudet is studying how to help athletes cut down on injuries during training.
For her doctorate, Valentine Crosset is probing how the terrorist group goes about creating and organizing its online propaganda.
Morgane Bonamy hopes these misunderstood carnivores will someday be reintroduced to their natural habitat in northern Quebec.
For his doctorate, Simon Laperrière explores the phenomenon of “fan theories” about major feature movies.
Julie Saint-Laurent studies post-traumatic stress disorder among workers who’ve returned from abroad.
As part of his PhD, Vincent Denault explores why witnesses lie in court.
Montreal Symphony Orchestra conductor Kent Nagano helps launch a special project to give preschool children a start in learning music and help "inspire hope and the sense that anything is possible."
Child development specialist Richard E. Tremblay has received one of the most important international awards in criminology, the Stockholm Prize.
For her doctorate in political science, Alexandra Manoliu explores the impact of political TV series on cynicism in the electorate.
The Journal of Immunology has ranked the most recent research of Professor Delisle among the top 10% of its best scientific articles.
Sociologist Sandrine Malarde has devoted her master’s studies to the phenomenon of Hasidic Jews leaving their community. She has just published a new French-language book, La vie secrète des hassidim.
Low social status alone can alter immune regulation, even in the absence of variation in access to resources, health care, and at-risk behaviours for health.
A group of international researchers has set up a website where soccer fans can vote for their favourite player. The goal: to learn more about how various voting processes work around the world.
Only a minority of medical studies take sex and gender into account when analyzing and reporting research results. Dr. Cara Tannenbaum demands more rigor from scientists.
A favourite mode of urban transit in Vietnam's capital, independently owned "moto-taxis" are now getting a run for their money from Uber and other foreign companies.
A new study suggests that children exposed to secondhand smoke at home are more likely to be antiscocial, aggressive, have trouble at school and, in some cases, will eventually drop out.