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September 2, 2014

Research perspectives – Atomic tour de force

It filled five 12-metre shipping containers on its overseas journey to Canada from the Netherlands, where it was built. Fully assembled, it is 25 metres long […]
September 30, 2014

How to build an ARC

The Advanced Research Complex (ARC) is a five-storey, customized building on the University of Ottawa campus housing some of the world’s most leading-edge equipment for photonics […]
January 9, 2017

Essential government funding announced for some of Canada’s leading national research facilities

Canada’s researchers rely on state-of-the-art labs and facilities where they can work and make discoveries that help support a strong economy, healthy society and growing middle […]
January 9, 2017

Essential government funding announced for some of Canada’s leading national research facilities

Canada’s researchers rely on state-of-the-art labs and facilities where they can work and make discoveries that help support a strong economy, healthy society and growing middle […]
January 9, 2017

Essential government funding announced for some of Canada’s leading national research facilities

Canada’s researchers rely on state-of-the-art labs and facilities where they can work and make discoveries that help support a strong economy, healthy society and growing middle […]
January 9, 2017

Canada Foundation for Innovation awards $2.6M to André E. Lalonde Accelerator Mass Spectrometry (AMS) Laboratory for ground-breaking isotope detection and analysis

The Canada Foundation for Innovation has awarded a $2.6 million grant to support the André E. Lalonde Accelerator…
March 15, 2017

When Modern Science Connects with the Past

In 1912, and again in 1915, William J. Wintemberg, an archaeologist with the National Museum of Canada (today the Canadian Museum of History), excavated a site […]
July 11, 2017

World’s largest hoard of carbon dates goes global

Radiocarbon dating has long been used to reveal the age of organic materials — from ancient bones to wooden artefacts. Scientists are now using the amassed […]