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Science Rewind: Eight scientific advances discovered at McGill

Since 1821, McGill University has climbed the ranks and established itself among Canada’s high-performing research institutions. It is no understatement that McGill professors and alumni went on to excel in their respective fields, particularly in scientific domains.  Ernest Rutherford, who was a professor of experimental physics at McGill, conducted world-renowned[Read More…]

Feathered flirtations: Studying courtship song among zebra finches

Although studying the delicate rhythms of seduction among humans is deeply fascinating to many, some biologists prefer to devote their attention to the courtship rituals of birds. Being highly social animals, numerous species of birds display sophisticated forms of socialization, even “romance”—their bird song being an essential seduction technique. Avian[Read More…]

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