Canadian Encyclopedia: 30 great Canadian scientists
Among the numerous scientific minds this country has produced, some, like David Suzuki and Sir Frederick Banting, are household names. Others are ... Nobel laureate Richard Edward Taylor discovered “gluons,” or the pieces of a proton that bind it together.
Arthur B. McDonald latest Canadian Nobel Prize winner
Professor emeritus at Queen's University, Arthur B. McDonald is the co-winner of the 2015 Nobel Prize in physics. He shares the prize, which includes a $1.3 million purse, with physicist Takaaki Kajita of Japan for their research on neutrinos — among ...
2015 Nobel Prize in Physics: Canadian Arthur B. McDonald shares win with Japan's Takaaki Kajita
Arthur McDonald, a professor emeritus at Queen's University in Kingston, Ont., is the co-winner of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics. McDonald will share the prize with Takaaki Kajita of the University of Tokyo. The winners were announced by a committee ...
$72 Billion Pharma Company Gives Away Miracle Drug
Over Thanksgiving, I wrote my readers of Breakthrough Technology Alert about a pharmaceutical firm that may be responsible for saving more lives than any other in history. It has to do with a miracle drug they developed in the 1920s that keeps more ...