An international team of 27 scientists led by researchers from Dalhousie University and the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics in the Netherlands set out to answer questions about vocalizations by studying sperm whales on an unprecedented geographic scale.
Peter Tyedmers, a professor in Dalhousie University's School for Resource and Environmental Studies, worked with colleagues in Sweden to analyze the nutrient density and climate impacts of globally important sources of seafood from a broad range of fishery and aquaculture operations.
Researchers at Dalhousie University, who have been working on making and customizing spider silks for the last 12 years, have engineered a new spider silk-based protein to capture and hold onto another protein that enhances the growth of nerve cells.
Researchers at Dalhousie University have come up with some explanations as to why Nova Scotia communities joined together to embrace COVID-19 public health measures that mandated masking, closed restaurants to in-person dining and limited socializing.
A new article published in the international journal Nature Climate Change reveals that unless human emissions are sharply reduced, climate change will cause widespread disruption to marine life, with the greatest impacts on top predators, global hotspots of biodiversity and coastal fisheries in low-income nations.
Researchers at Dalhousie University wanted to better understand the effect to which antimicrobials affect gut health and studied a large cohort of pediatric leukemia and lymphoma patients undergoing treatment.
Researchers at Dalhousie University who are examining the extent of the waste problem scanned social media platforms to see if they could use them as a tool to collect biologically relevant citizen science data and track rapidly emerging environmental challenges.
A brother-and-sister team is hoping to offer victims of intimate partner violence a safe way to seek help through an app that looks like a site for recipes, but actually allows users to access resources or alert contacts to an emergency.