Researchers at Université de Montréal and Yale University publish an analysis of historical maps, microfossils and macro-remains showing the evidence.
Playing 3D-platform video games regularly may improve cognitive functions in seniors and increase grey matter in a brain structure called the hippocampus.
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.
At an international conference, CHU Sainte-Justine immunologist Hugo Soudeyns talks about the ongoing HIV/AIDS epidemic.
Divorcing parents, a car accident, a job layoff or any other major stressful event can provoke adolescents to quit their studies, a new UdeM study shows.
Age-related female infertility is explained by a defect in the choreography of chromosome sharing during cell division in eggs before they are fertilized.
An international research team has demonstrated that an exaggerated emotional brain response to non-threatening information predicts emergence of clinically psychotic symptoms.
A new study on property and violent crimes in Montreal breaks new ground by measuring the impact of visitors, not just residents, on a city's crime rate.
A big U.S. foundation donates $1.3 million to bring foreign scholars to Montreal to work on research in mathematical sciences.
Using a new bibliographic database, researchers examine the changing historical conceptions of the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River through the eyes of scholars from the mid-19th century to today.
If family doctors got rid of their antiquated tensiometers and started using electronic devices instead, they'd make fewer misdiagnoses of hypertension, a medicial sociologist says.
Volunteers trained by UdeM biologists test the environment of 28 Montreal parks along the St. Lawrence River.
UdeM bioethicists study whether health professionals in the Canadian Armed Forces can abide by two ethics codes, civilian and military.