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  • March Break Open House - March 12 2016
  • Western Worlds podcast talks with Dr. Maria Zuber about the GRAIL mission, and helping to create the highest fidelity gravity map of the Moon yet
  • Industry Problem-Solving Week 2016
  • Urban Noise: The not-so-silent danger to songbirds
  • Three Minute Thesis Science Heat March 7
  • Kim Baines wins the prestigious senior Humboldt Research Award
  • Fracking and Earthquakes
  • Spider mites ability to adapt is still a mystery and a threat
  • Research 2 Reality Prof. Graham Thompson studies the evolution of social behavior in insects
  • 2015 Fallona Family Interdisciplinary Showcase photo and video highlights

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 Brock Fenton r Western's "bat man" Brock Fenton named AAAS Fellow for distinguished career

Western Biology professor emeritus Brock Fenton has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) for his distinguished contributions to animal behaviour, evolution and animal communication. Fenton is considered one of the world’s foremost experts on bats and their conservation.


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David Muir (PhD Chemistry) new director of NRC London Office

Metal powder is being transformed into auto parts using laser technology at the National Research Council’s London office, its new director says.
David Muir, who came from a business management position at 3M Canada, said he’s working with manufacturers in the city and region to improve how auto parts are made.

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