Science & Tech

Published On: January 25, 2021
Building infrastructure that lets the whole province connect will be costly, experts say — but the cost of ignoring the problem would be even higher.
Published On: January 19, 2021
Learn how this growing field could help change the lives of people with disabilities and neurological disorders
December 04, 2020
What does immunizing as many Canadians as possible against COVID-19 entail?
Published On: December 02, 2020
How cutting-edge computing is helping to solve one of the most puzzling problems in science.
Published On: December 02, 2020
Collaboration is useful in most fields — and neurological research is no exception.
December 01, 2020
The Agenda tracks the progress of science towards a vaccine and a cure for HIV/AIDS.
November 30, 2020
Can art survive the internet? Can artists make it in the world of free that's enabled by it? Author William Deresiewicz explains why those are urgent questions, before, during and after the COVID-19 era.
Published On: November 17, 2020
COVID-19 has propelled the rapid adoption of more online health-care options. That’s improved access for some — but experts say too many can’t enjoy the benefits.
November 12, 2020
Is the newly announced vaccine an answer to curb COVID-19 in Canada?
November 10, 2020
Tech and AI specialist Nina Schick discusses her new book, "Deepfakes: The Coming Infocalypse."
Published On: November 04, 2020
Ryerson University’s Catherine Beauchemin explains why she thinks physics can come to the aid of medicine in an age of viruses such as COVID-19.
Published On: October 20, 2020
Forty-foot towers. Hundred-foot trenches. In the Township of Douro-Dummer, residents consider large-scale options to deal with slow and unreliable internet.
Published On: October 19, 2020
OPINION: The city is known around the world for its diversity, but its Black population remains largely underrepresented in its pool of skilled tech workers. If we’re going to innovate, that needs to change.
October 16, 2020
What can Polly, the AI pollster tell us about how Canadians are feeling about the election south of the border.
Published On: October 09, 2020
COVID-19 isn’t the only virus you want to avoid this Thanksgiving. Find out how to keep yourself and your family safe when working, learning, and socializing online.
Published On: October 09, 2020
OPINION: The province has passed over two major players on its shortlist for a small-modular-reactor design. Will that mean a more competitive process?
Published On: October 08, 2020
A recent lecture highlights what two cutting-edge scientific disciplines have in common.
October 07, 2020
The Agenda discusses the so-called splinternet and the battle over cyber space.