The place is called PEARL – the Polar Environment Atmospheric Research Laboratory – and its choice position overlooking Eureka on Ellesmere Island offers a window on the mechanics of climate change in the part of the planet where its effects are most immediate and acute.
John Gosse and Chris Beaumont, Dalhousie Geologists, along with M.A. Murphy and C.R.P. Silver of the University of Houston, and D.M. Whipp of the University of Helsinki in Finland identify a dangerous earthquake fault
CFI has recently announced a special Major Science Initiatives (MSI) Fund competition. Up to $25M is expected to be awarded to eligible recipients to support the eligible operations and maintenance (O&M) needs of national research facilities over a three-year period (2014-15 through 2016-17).
The following op-ed by Dal Vice-President Research Martha Crago first appeared in the Hill Times. Dr. Crago is also the founder and chairperson of the Canadian Consortium of Ocean Research Universities.