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Treating pets for cancer can revolutionize care for humans

Treating companion animals like cats and dogs for cancer can bring us closer to a cure for humans.

National Indigenous Languages Day: Keeping languages thriving...

This National Indigenous Languages Day, let’s celebrate the community-led initiatives that focus on building capacity and sustainability...


How Russia's unanswered propaganda led to the war in Ukraine

Russia’s propaganda signalled a full-scale invasion of Ukraine a long time ago.

Online posts may not reflect Chinese opinion when it comes...

In China, social media is being censored to reflect pro-Russian sentiment, making it impossible to gauge public opinion of Chinese...

Planting trees can help the climate, but only if we also...

Planting trees and preventing deforestation can store carbon in nature, but the effect may only temporary. If we also eliminate emissions...

Despite its Oscar win, CODA is still a film that depicts...

It’s refreshing to see disabled actors in disabled roles, but can’t the academy acknowledge films that highlight disabilty without...

What would give Vladimir Putin a face-saving way to exit...

What would allow Vladimir Putin to save face in Ukraine in terms of negotiating a ceasefire? Ukraine would likely have to cede its...

Will Smith's Oscar slap reveals fault lines as he defends...

In this special edition of ‘Don’t Call Me Resilient,’ we chat about how “the slap heard around the world” is part of a layered story...

Heading to the FIFA World Cup impacts Canadian identity...

It’s fair to say the Canadian men’s national soccer team’s victory on Sunday meant something, eh?

Traces of giant prehistoric crocodiles discovered in northern...

While crocodiles are not native to Canada, fossil traces have been found in northern British Columbia that indicate that during the...

A new way to pick the best school for your child

An education researcher explains how most school rating websites lack a key piece of information about school performance.

Much of the cost of dementia care in aging Native American...

A clearer understanding of the true treatment costs of dementia for American Indian and Alaska Native adults could help health services...

Behind the crypto hype is an ideology of social change

Many people promoting cryptocurrencies are looking for something bigger than the future of financial transactions. They’re aiming...

Brains are bad at big numbers, making it impossible to...

The brain can count small numbers or compare large ones. But it struggles to understand the value of a single large number. This fact...

Criminal justice algorithms: Being race-neutral doesn’t...

A cornerstone of the First Step Act, passed with bipartisan support, is the PATTERN risk-assessment tool.

Transgender women are finding some respect in India, but...

A sociologist explains that the ability to claim transgender identities in India may appear progressive, but this can further marginalize...