Most efforts to protect and restore wetlands mistakenly focus on preserving only total wetland area, with no consideration of ecosystem services provided by different wetland types, according to a new study from the University of Waterloo.
Recent coverage about the pygmy sperm whale that died in Halifax Harbour with a belly full of plastic is a sad reminder of the growing amount of plastic litter found in the oceans. Unfortunately, plastic debris may be an equal if not greater environmental problem for the Great Lakes.
From implantable bio-sensors to a UV-responsive marker to medical 3D printing, the Winter 2015 Velocity Fund Finals competition will be as fun and fierce as always. These finals will showcase a variety of Science entrepreneurs.