December 18, 2012 - by Sarah Burke, Assistant Professor, Depts. of Physics & Astronomy and Chemistry
Organic solar cells are the basis of a new class of materials and may be the key to abundant, accessible solar energy.
December 18, 2012 - by Tim Kieffer, Head, Diabetes Research Group
The discovery of new sources of stem cells may herald the end of insulin injections.
December 18, 2012 - by Jane Roskams, Professor, UBC's Brain Research Centre and Life Sciences Institute
In the world of brain injury, a trifecta of technologies is driving the translation of research into real hope for patients, soldiers and athletes of all ages.
December 18, 2012 - by AJung Moon, PhD student, CARIS Lab
From playrooms to bedrooms to battlefields, robots are part of modern life. And they are about to create some novel dilemmas for humans.
December 18, 2012 - by Chris Harvey-Clark, Director, Animal Care Services
Larvae can clean dead tissue from wounds, and may be a more effective treatment than drugs.