January 31, 2008
When it comes to weight loss, Canadian author Rick Gallop is legendary. He’s made the glycemic index (GI)—a systematic ranking of foods based on how they affect blood sugar levels—...
October 9, 2008
Ever had a secret desire to discover the future, understand the laws that govern our world, or explain the mysteries of our solar system? Alexandre Turbide and Benoît Landry certainly...
May 26, 2016
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April 11, 2016
The CFI was established as an independent, non-governmental organization with a Board of Directors which meets three to four times a year. An annual public meeting is held each year and...
November 15, 2007
From YouTube, Podcasts, and MySpace, to email, text messaging, and blogs—every day we’re bombarded with different media. But how does all of this affect the way we learn and interact in...
December 3, 2010
Mr. Tom Jenkins
Executive Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer, Open Text Corporation
Managing content in the cloud - The impact of digital media and social media on societies and...
July 11, 2016
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December 21, 2016
There’s no point in asking to see Jérôme Lapointe’s invention. “It’s invisible — that’s the innovative part!,” says the engineering physics Ph.D. student at Polytechnique Montréal. His large fingers...
December 17, 2015
6:30 a.m. The alarm clock launches its unholy clatter, slingshotting you out of the rumple of bedsheets and off to the bath. You grumble at the reflection in the mirror, then shuffle on to the...