Radiomic sequence

Breakthrough tech helps doctors more accurately diagnose cancer


Over-treatment of cancer patients is controversial. Now big data mining of MRI images and CT scans is helping radiologists make the right diagnosis

Panel members at opening session of OpenAccess Energy Summit

OpenAccess summit addresses energy inequity


Waterloo Global Science Initiative brings together top minds to tackle global challenges

Richard Hughson conducting research with Chris Hadfield - this story contains video

Waterloo science aboard the International Space Station


Researcher in Applied Health Sciences is leading a new experiment aboard the International Space Station

Gah-Jone Won giving his 3MT presentation

Treatment to restore nearby vision a winner for Waterloo PhD student


Three-Minute Thesis competition challenges graduate students to make research relatable

Tree of Life rendering

New tree of life may hold clues to cleaning up pollution


A Waterloo researcher who helped create the revised tree of life hopes new microorganisms will help clean up contamination

Hon. Elizabeth Dowdeswell and President Feridun Hamdullahpur

Ontario’s Lieutenant Governor tours University of Waterloo


The Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell meets faculty, students, staff and attends the Velocity Fund Finals competition 

Students working in lab

Waterloo biologist and First Nation examine mercury in fish


Kluane First Nation youth, using the latest sampling and analysis techniques in a Waterloo lab, are finding very low levels of mercury in fish 

Julie DeWolf presents her Three Minute Thesis

3MT competition: Watch grad students showcase research


19 students have just three minutes and one slide to share their research at the annual Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition

Runoff containing nitrogen fertilizer in a field

Fertilizer applied to fields today will pollute water for decades


Research shows nitrogen is accumulating in soil - creating health risks like “blue baby syndrome” and environmental dead zones in rivers and oceans

Minister Duncan gets a demonstration from a female engineer

Federal Minister of Science visits University of Waterloo


Minister meets students in the Institute for Quantum Computing, Velocity Science program and the Sedra Student Design Centre