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New research is helping communities across Atlantic Canada restore ocean plants that store carbon

New research is helping communities across Atlantic Canada restore ocean plants that store carbon

Seagrasses store nearly 10 per cent of the world's carbon each year, but new research funded by the Dal-led Ocean Frontier Institute is trying to figure out why some species such as eelgrass — common across Atlantic Canada — are disappearing and how they can be restored.  Read more.

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Matt Reeder
Tuesday, February 27, 2024
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Q. Casey
Tuesday, February 13, 2024
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Andrea Hart
Friday, March 1, 2024
A new position created by Dal's Faculty of Computer Science aims to build on the shared ambitions of Nova Scotia's ocean-tech players.
Matt Reeder
Tuesday, February 27, 2024
A new lab established at Dalhousie this week has partnered with a local energy provider to explore applications of green hydrogen that could assist Nova Scotia in its efforts to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.
Enoch Ng
Friday, February 16, 2024
Dalhousie's Dr. Jon Bailey and his team of researchers navigate the world of anesthesia in microgravity, setting out to make surgery and pain management a reality in the cosmic operating room.
Q. Casey
Tuesday, February 13, 2024
A startup spun out of a Dalhousie lab has spearheaded a bold new approach to tissue engineering that's making waves in the burgeoning medical research sector.
Penney Miller
Monday, February 12, 2024
Dalhousie's Dr. Vincent Agyapong leads research with Wellness4MDs, a program aimed at helping Canadian physicians, residents and medical students reduce stress, depression and burnout.