Science & Tech

Published On: May 14, 2020
How can quantum computing be instrumental in responding to the challenges of this pandemic and others to come?
Published On: April 20, 2020
Arinjay Banerjee studies bats and infectious diseases — an area of specialization that made him just the right fit for a special team investigating the novel coronavirus.
Published On: April 16, 2020
In labs across the province, cutting-edge work is being done to develop new ways of testing for — and containing — the novel coronavirus.
Published On: April 14, 2020
Brian Greene discusses his new book, "Until the End of Time: Mind, Matter, and Our Search for Meaning in an Evolving Universe."
Published On: April 10, 2020
Join astronomers and physicists as they investigate and explain the limits of human knowledge.
Published On: March 27, 2020
Ontarians are stuck at home. A whole lot of them are binging on Netflix and YouTube. Can the system take it?
Published On: March 04, 2020
What is deep-brain stimulation and high-intensity-focus ultrasound and how are these technologies helping treat Alzheimer's?
Published On: March 04, 2020
Tech-enthusiasts discuss advances that blur the line between human, machine and AI.
Published On: March 03, 2020
Physicist Shohini Ghose discusses quantum computers and their nearly unimaginable potential.
Published On: March 02, 2020
The Agenda discusses opportunities for encouragement and support of innovative ideas in Ontario.
Published On: February 21, 2020
Jessie Hirsh explains why cell phone costs in Canada exceed those in other countries, and what can be done to reduce rates.
Published On: February 06, 2020
How can the CRTC, Canada's communications regulator, better reflect the digital egosystem?
Published On: February 04, 2020
Physicist Bryan Gaensler discusses why the truth of interstellar travel may be stranger than fiction.
Published On: December 27, 2019
With devices bringing assistants such as Amazon’s Alexa and Apple’s Siri into our homes, a privacy expert wonders where we draw the line.
Published On: December 10, 2019
Since its inception 50 years ago, has the internet delivered what it promised? And what can be suggested about its future?
Published On: November 14, 2019
Angela Saini discusses her book, "Superior: The Return of Race Science."
Published On: October 22, 2019
Physics and astronomy professor Gabriela González discusses gravitational waves — and why they could lead to a bright future here on Earth.
Published On: October 15, 2019
Sight, touch, hearing, taste, and smell send sensory messages to the brain at a speed of 430km/hr