November 6, 2013
In advance of Remembrance Day, Marvin Westwood talks about helping veterans deal with PTSD-related symptoms.
November 4, 2013
New Director of CIRS Ray Cole says we should expand our focus from creating green buildings to creating sustainable patterns of living.
October 31, 2013
In honour of Movember, UBC Prof. Martin Gleave talks about prostate cancer
October 31, 2013
With renewed calls for Canada to help two Greenpeace activists imprisoned in Russia, Ian Townsend-Gault breaks down the legal situation.
October 28, 2013
UBC Psychology Professor Sheila Woody talks about our fascination with terror
October 24, 2013
Forensic psychologist Stephen Porter looks for truth in the nonverbal cues.
October 22, 2013
Jane Roskams on what can be done to prevent head injuries in youth hockey.
October 17, 2013
Orchardist Andrew Rushmere talks about the simple joys of one of the world’s most popular fruits.
October 15, 2013
As the province gets ready to ShakeOut on Oct. 17, applied science prof Carlos Ventura discusses the risk of earthquakes in B.C.
October 8, 2013
Bill Milsom explains the urge to sleep through the winter as hibernation season sets in for bears and other animals.
October 7, 2013
Mary Bryson on how lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities experience breast and gynecological cancers.
October 2, 2013
Douglas Justice, associate director of UBC’s Botanical Gardens and Centre for Plant Research, talks about the changing colours of fall and the joys of gardening in colder weather.
September 30, 2013
Thomas Davidoff, a business economics professor at UBC’s Sauder School of Business, discusses the shutdown of the U.S. government and what it might mean for Canadians.
September 25, 2013
As Breaking Bad sets to air its final episode on Sept. 29, UBC Chemistry Professor Michael Wolf talks about the hit show’s depiction of chemistry.
September 23, 2013
In honour of Arthritis Month, UBC’s Diane Lacaille discusses what’s being done for arthritis sufferers.
September 19, 2013
UBC’s Kurt Huebner says management of the Eurozone crisis is at a standstill, waiting for this weekend’s results
September 17, 2013
In advance of International Talk Like A Pirate Day on Sept. 19, UBC Linguistics Prof. Molly Babel explains why pirates talk that way, or at least why we think they talk that way
Media Release | September 17, 2013
UBC experts are available to comment on the history, legacy and impact of Canada’s Indian residential school system and the upcoming Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s National Event in […]
September 16, 2013
A new book by UBC Psychology Professor Ara Norenzayan Big Gods asks big questions about spirituality.
September 11, 2013
Education inequality is a driving factor for income inequality, says Thomas Lemieux of UBC’s Vancouver School of Economics.