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Media Centre  –  Science, Community, News
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Dalhousie University and the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) welcomed the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard to campus today to announce $250,000 for the development of the pilot project Ocean School.
Media Centre  –  Research, Science, News
Wednesday, March 9, 2016
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) recently funded Dr. Penny Corkum's online education program geared toward providing school teachers with information that supports students with neurodevelopmental disorders.
The Faculty of Science  –  Science, News
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Tesla and Dalhousie have signed an agreement that lays out the terms of a new five-year research partnership with Dalhousie lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery pioneer, Dr. Jeff Dahn. The agreement was signed June 16, 2015 and the exclusive partnership with Tesla will begin in June 2016. It marks the first collaboration between Tesla and a Canadian university.
Ocean Tracking Network  –  Science, Environment, News
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Hi-tech tracking tags are redefining how we discover, understand and manage ocean life
The Faculty of Science  –  Science, Environment, News
Monday, June 8, 2015
Researchers at Dalhousie University have found that Nova Scotian public school students in grades 7-12 average below 50 per cent when tested on their ocean knowledge. Their study, published recently in the journal Marine Policy, emphasizes the importance of ocean education and literacy for the future health of the world’s oceans.
Media Centre  –  Research, Science, News
Friday, May 1, 2015
The fossils of marine species that went extinct over the last 23 million years are giving an international team of scientists insight into the species that are at risk today, as well as where hotspots of extinction may be located.
Media Centre  –  Research, Science, News
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
The Ocean Tracking Network is the first Canadian Associate Data Unit of the International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange under UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission.
Media Centre  –  Science, Research, News
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Dalhousie University is honoured to join the Natural Sciences and Engineering Council of Canada (NSERC) to celebrate Dr. Axel Becke, a professor in the Faculty of Science, and his pioneering achievements in the field of computational chemistry. Dr. Becke will be awarded with the prestigious Gerhard Herzberg Canada Gold Medal for Science and Engineering.
Media Centre  –  Science, Research, News
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Dalhousie chemistry researcher and Royal Society of Canada Fellow Dr. Mary Anne White led a team of researchers to new discoveries about boron (B), the fifth element in the periodic table.
Media Centre  –  Research, Science, Environment, News, Health
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
In today's Canadian Foundation for Innovation announcement, eight of Dalhousie’s researchers have been awarded new infrastructure-related funding for their research into health and the environment..
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