Research stories

Our investments support research that benefits Canadians

In CFI-funded labs and facilities across the country, researchers in all stages of their careers are making discoveries, supporting a robust innovation ecosystem and helping solve some of the world’s most pressing challenges. 

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Research facilities in a class of their own

A collection of stories highlighting some of the facilities funded by the 2023 competition of the CFI’s MSI fund

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Québec
Tour the CCGS Amundsen
A multimedia exploration of Canada’s dedicated research icebreaker
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Alberta, Ontario, Québec, Saskatchewan
Major league science
A compilation of nine unique research facilities that are helping to ensure Canada remains a world leader in research and innovation
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Saskatchewan
Tour the Canadian Light Source
A video exploration of Canada’s strongest light
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Building Canada’s knowledge infrastructure
The Canadian Research Knowledge Network expands access to digital research content for Canadian universities
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British Columbia
Snow fall
In the lead-up to the 2010 Winter Olympics, a champion for snow is making some noise from the mountaintops of northern British Columbia