A mathematician's take on early math education.… Read More No matter what method is used to teach math, make it fun
Veronica Chevasco reports that a species of Finnish moth is asexual with benefits. Continue reading →
Veronica Chevasco explique qu’un papillon de nuit de Finlande retire des avantages de son mode de reproduction asexuée. Lire la suite →
I’ve been given the advice to fake it till I make it many times in my life. Through both successes and failures, that advice has been given to me again and again. But I find with each success, I worry it was a mistake that I did succeed. And with every failure, it was just... Continue Reading →
Collaboration between a neuroscientist and an electrical engineer is helping neurological patients navigate through their world. Get the full story Teaming Up to Find That Perfect Space
Since posting about the possibility of powering Canadian metropolitans with solar energy, we received lots of positive feedback as well as one resounding question, what’s the deal with these solar roads? We see it on the news, with tech giants introducing solar pathways and roadways onto their campuses. But are they feasible to power an [...] Read More The post Driving on Sunshine: An Analysis of Solar Roads appeared first on Schrodinger's Cat.
I got nominated! This is pretty amazing!For starters, I don't blog that often, I don't have thousands of followers on Twitter and I am not a long-established prof with a legacy of high-impact papers that people 'should' listen to. Relatively speaking, I'm just a regular ECR (early career researcher) trying to do some cool stuff, keep my head above water and throw a life-ring to others along the way. I have no idea who nominated…
Research2Reality has been nominated for a People's Choice Award as Canada's favourite science site, and we'd love your support! Get the full story Help Make Us a People’s Choice Award Winner!
There’s no doubt that writing is a useful tool. If anything, I’m biased towards writing. I write every day, so I know what it means to use words to craft an explanation. If you can use the right words in the right arrangement, almost everything becomes clear. That being said, there’s still a difference between writing and communicating. As much as I love writing about physics and mathematics, I realize that using this medium to…
Professor Sarah Gallagher is the Canadian Space Agency's first-ever Science Advisor, adding her expertise to national policy decisions. Get the full story Boldly Going Where No Scientist Has Gone Before